Academic Information

Fall 2021: European Humanities-themed semester

Students will choose between FYS 100 and POL 114.  If you choose to take FYS 100 in the fall, then you will be registered for BIO 150 in the spring.  If you choose POL 114 in the fall, then you will be registered for FYS 100 in the spring. All first-year students are required to take one FYS course.

  • FYS 100: Democratic Institutional Design in Europe (3h)
    **Fulfills first-year seminar basic requirement**

OR

  • POL 114: Comparative Government and Politics (3h)
    **Fulfills Division IV requirement; fulfills Cultural Diversity requirement**

All students will take the following:

  • INS 120: Danish Language and Culture (3h)
  • HMN 213: A Sense of Place in European Lit. (3h)
    **Fulfills Division II requirement**
  • ART 198: European Art of the 19th Century (3h)
  • MUS 150: Introduction to Western Music (3h)
    **Fulfills Division III requirement**

Spring 2022: Global Perspectives-focused semester

  • FYS 100: Topic pending (3h)
    **Fulfills first-year seminar basic requirement**

OR

  •  BIO 150: Biology I (3h)
    **Fulfills Division V requirement** [Students will take lab in Fall 2022]

All students will take the following:

  • ECN 150: Introduction to Economics (3h)
    **Fulfills Division IV requirement**
  • ENV 301: Sustainable Development in Northern Europe (3h)
  • POL 235: The European Game of Politics: Crisis and Survival (3h)
  • REL 389: Islam in the West – Changes and Challenges (3h)

Important Note:

Students who are interested in pursuing a pre-health (pre-medicine, pre-dentistry, etc), business, or engineering major at Wake Forest should note that these majors may have pre-requisites that typically are taken during the first-year.

Should you have any curricular questions, please contact Janice Claybrook.


Fall 2019: European Humanities-themed semester

Students will choose between FYS 100 and COM 110.  If you choose to take FYS in the fall, then you will be registered for CHM 111 in the spring.  If you choose COM 110 in the fall, then you will be registered for FYS 100 in the spring. All first-year students are required to take one FYS course.

  • FYS 100. Expressions of Love (3h)
    **Fulfills first-year seminar basic requirement**

OR

  • COM 110. Public Speaking (3h)
    **Fulfills Division IV requirement**

All students will take the following:

  • INS 120. Danish Language and Culture (3h)
  • HMN 213. A Sense of Place in European Literature (3h) 
    **Fulfills Division II requirement**
  • ART 198. European Art of the 19th Century (3h)
  • COM 350. Intercultural Communication (3h)
    **Fulfills Cultural Diversity requirement**

Spring 2020: Global Perspectives-focused semester

  • FYS 100. How Hot, Flat, and Crowded Are We? (3h)
    **Fulfills first-year seminar basic requirement**

OR

  •  CHM 111. College Chemistry I (3h)
    **Fulfills Division V requirement** [Students will take lab in Fall 2020]

All students will take the following:

  • ECN 150. Introduction to Economics (3h)
    **Fulfills Division IV requirement**
  • REL 389. Islam in the West: Changes & Challenges (3h)
  • ENV 301. Sustainable Development in Northern Europe (3h)
  • POL 235. The European Game of Politics: Crisis and Survival (3h)

Important Note:

Students who are interested in pursuing a pre-health (pre-medicine, pre-dentistry, etc), business, or engineering major at Wake Forest should note that these majors may have pre-requisites that typically are taken during the first-year and may not be available via the Global AWAKEnings program.

Should you have any curricular questions, please contact Janice Claybrook.


Fall 2018: European Humanities-themed semester

  • FYS 100. Creativity Across the Lifespan (3h)
    **Fulfills first-year seminar basic requirement**
  • SOC 153. Contemporary Families (3h) 
    **Fulfills Division IV requirement**
  • INS 120. Danish Language and Culture (3h)
  • HMN 213. A Sense of Place in European Literature (3h) 
    **Fulfills Division II requirement**
  • ART 198. European Art of the 19th Century (3h)

Spring 2019: Global Perspectives-focused semester

  • HMN 290. The Humanities through Film, Literature & Media (3h)
    **Fulfills Cultural Diversity requirement** (Course emphasizes global and cross-cultural nature of topics studied.)
  • ECN 150. Introduction to Economics (3h)
    **Fulfills Division IV requirement**
  • REL 389. Islam in the West: Changes & Challenges (3h)
  • ENV 301. Sustainable Development in Northern Europe (3h)
  • POL 235. The European Game of Politics: Crisis and Survival (3h)

 

Fall 2017: European Humanities-themed semester

  • FYS 100. Competition, Cooperation, and Consumption: Issues of Social Networks and Social Participation (3h)
    **Fulfills first-year seminar basic requirement**
  • SOC 151. Principles of Sociology (3h) 
    **Fulfills Division IV requirement**
  • INS 120. Danish Language and Culture (3h)
  • HMN 213. A Sense of Place in European Literature (3h) 
    **Fulfills Division II requirement**
  • ART 198. European Art of the 19th Century (3h)

Spring 2018: Global Perspectives-focused semester

  • COM 120. Introduction to Film & Media Aesthetics (3h)
     **Fulfills Division IV requirement**
  • COM/FLM/WGS 370. Gender in Nordic Cinema (3h)
  • REL 389. Islam in the West: Changes & Challenges (3h)
  • ENV 301. Sustainable Development in Northern Europe (3h)
  • POL 235. The European Game of Politics: Crisis and Survival (3h)

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Contact

Janice Claybrook
Assistant Director of Study Abroad/
Program Coordinator for Global AWAKEnings

Center for Global Programs and Studies
Wake Forest University
336.758.2561
claybrjw@nullwfu.edu