Academics

Department of International Politics

The Department's subject offerings from the 1st year

Core Subjects(It depends on the track you choose.)

1st Year
Introductory SeminarⅠ・Ⅱ

1st Year and 2nd Year
Introduction to Political Science
Principles of Microeconomics
Principles of Macroeconomics
Introduction to International Economics
Introduction to International CommunicationⅠ・Ⅱ

1st Year Free Elective Subjects (same for all departments)

1st Year and 2nd Year
The Constitution and Political InstitutionⅠ・Ⅱ
Introduction to Area Studies: Asia
Introduction to Area Studies: Europe
Introduction to Area Studies: Africa
Introduction to Area Studies: The Middle East
Introduction to Area Studies: The Americas
Introduction to Area Studies: The Pacific Rim
Introduction to Development Economics Ⅰ・Ⅱ
Introduction to International Economic Policy
Introduction to International Business
Economics of Information and Organization
History of Economic Growth
Introduction to Statistics for Social ScienceⅠ・Ⅱ
Introduction to Mathematics for Social ScienceⅠ・Ⅱ
BookkeepingIA・IB
Communication Studies Ⅰ
Culture and Society
Introduction to Comparative Cultures Ⅰ
Introduction to Linguistic Sciences Ⅰ
Introduction to Sociololinguistics
Journalism and Modern Society
Selected Topics in International Politics Ⅰ
Selected Topics in International Economics Ⅰ

1st Year, 2nd Year, 3rd Year, and 4th Year
Internship
Short ‐ Term Study Abroad Program
International Exchange
International Volunteer Activities
Seminar on the United Nations

Politics and Foreign Diplomacy/Security Track

Curriculum of the Politics and Foreign Diplomacy/Security Track

Core Subjects(Category A)

1st Year~
Introductory SeminarⅠ・Ⅱ
Introduction to Political ScienceⅠ・Ⅱ

Elective Subjects(Category A)

1st Year~
The Constitution and Political InstitutionⅠ・Ⅱ
Principles of Microeconomics
Principles of Macroeconomics
Introduction to International Economics
Introduction to Development EconomicsⅠ・Ⅱ
Introduction to International CommunicationⅠ・Ⅱ

2rd Year~
Political ProcessⅠ・Ⅱ
International PoliticsⅠ・Ⅱ
International Political EconomyⅠ・Ⅱ
International LawIA・IB

2rd Year
Preceptorial Seminar

Elective Subjects(Category B)

1st Year~
Internship
Short ‐ Term Study Abroad Program
International Exchange
International Volunteer Activities
Seminar on the United Nations
Selected Topics in International Politics I

2st Year~
Methods for Political ResearchⅠ・Ⅱ
History of International RelationsⅠ・Ⅱ
International OrganizationsⅠ・Ⅱ
Diplomacy of Japan
Defense of Japan
Money and BankingⅠ・Ⅱ
Information Literacy in Economics
International Studies Ⅰ・Ⅱ・Ⅲ・Ⅳ
Global Studies Ⅰ・Ⅱ・Ⅲ・Ⅳ・Ⅴ・Ⅵ・Ⅶ・Ⅷ

3st Year~
History of Political Thought
Comparative PoliticsⅠ・Ⅱ
Theory of International PoliticsⅠ・Ⅱ
International SecurityⅠ・Ⅱ
Strategic StudiesⅠ・Ⅱ
Diplomatic HistoryⅠ・Ⅱ
Massmedia and International Politics
International LawⅡA・ⅡB
Private International LawⅠ・Ⅱ
Asian Politics
Korean Politics
Chinese PoliticsⅠ・Ⅱ
Politics in the Asia-PacificⅠ・Ⅱ
American Politics
General Introduction to American Law
European PoliticsⅠ・Ⅱ
International Politics in Europe
Russian and Central Asian Politics
Japanese PoliticsⅠ・Ⅱ
Japan's DiplomacyⅠ・Ⅱ
Environmental Policy in Japan
Introduction to Civil LawⅠ・Ⅱ
Selected Topics in International PoliticsⅡ・Ⅲ
International FinanceⅠ・Ⅱ
International Economic LawⅠ・Ⅱ
Seminar IA・IB

4th Year
Seminar ⅡA
Seminar ⅡB

Elective Subjects(Category C)

1st Year~
Introduction to Area Studies :Asia
Introduction to Area Studies :The Pacific Rim
Introduction to Area Studies: The Americas
Introduction to Area Studies: Europe
Introduction to Area Studies: The Middle East
Introduction to Area Studies: Africa

2nd Year~
Area Studies (Asian Economy)Ⅰ・Ⅱ
Area Studies (American Economy)
Area Studies (EU Economy)

3rd Year~
Readings in FrenchⅠ・Ⅱ
Readings in GermanⅠ・Ⅱ
Readings in SpanishⅠ・Ⅱ
Readings in ChineseⅠ・Ⅱ
Readings in RussianⅠ・Ⅱ

Global Governance Track

Curriculum of the Global Governance Track

Core Subjects(Category A)

1st Year~
Introductory SeminarⅠ・Ⅱ
Introduction to Political ScienceⅠ・Ⅱ

2nd Year~
Introduction to Global GovernanceⅠ・Ⅱ

Elective Subjects(Category A)

1st Year~
The Constitution and Political InstitutionⅠ・Ⅱ
Principles of Microeconomics
Principles of Macroeconomics
Introduction to International Economics
Introduction to Development EconomicsⅠ・Ⅱ
Introduction to International CommunicationⅠ・Ⅱ

2nd Year~
International PoliticsⅠ・Ⅱ
International Political EconomyⅠ・Ⅱ
International LawIA・IB

2nd Year
Preceptorial Seminar

Elective Subjects(Category B)

1st Year~
Internship
Short ‐ Term Study Abroad Program
International Exchange
International Volunteer Activities
Seminar on the United Nations
Selected Topics in International Politics I

2nd Year~
History of International RelationsⅠ・Ⅱ
International OrganizationsⅠ・Ⅱ
International NGO'sⅠ・Ⅱ
Diplomacy of Japan
Defense of Japan
Money and BankingⅠ・Ⅱ
Information Literacy in Economics
International Studies Ⅰ・Ⅱ・Ⅲ・Ⅳ
Global Studies Ⅰ・Ⅱ・Ⅲ・Ⅳ・Ⅴ・Ⅵ・Ⅶ・Ⅷ

3nd Year~
International Justice
International InstitutionsⅠ・Ⅱ
International SecurityⅠ・Ⅱ
Strategic StudiesⅠ・Ⅱ
Diplomatic HistoryⅠ・Ⅱ
International Peace and CooperationⅠ・Ⅱ
Studies on the United Nations
International AdministrationⅠ・Ⅱ
Global Environmental PoliticsⅠ・Ⅱ
International LawⅡA・ⅡB
Private International LawⅠ・Ⅱ
Asian Politics
Korean Politics
Chinese PoliticsⅠ・Ⅱ
Politics in the Asia-PacificⅠ・Ⅱ
American Politics
General Introduction to American Law
European PoliticsⅠ・Ⅱ
International Politics in Europe
Russian and Central Asian Politics
Selected Topics in International PoliticsⅡ・Ⅳ
International FinanceⅠ・Ⅱ
International Economic LawⅠ・Ⅱ
Seminar IA・IB

4th Year
Seminar ⅡA
Seminar ⅡB

Elective Subjects(Category C)

1st Year~
Introduction to Area Studies :Asia
Introduction to Area Studies :The Pacific Rim
Introduction to Area Studies: The Americas
Introduction to Area Studies: Europe
Introduction to Area Studies: The Middle East
Introduction to Area Studies: Africa

2nd Year~
Area Studies (Asian Economy)Ⅰ・Ⅱ
Area Studies (American Economy)
Area Studies (EU Economy)

3rd Year~
Readings in FrenchⅠ・Ⅱ
Readings in GermanⅠ・Ⅱ
Readings in SpanishⅠ・Ⅱ
Readings in ChineseⅠ・Ⅱ
Readings in RussianⅠ・Ⅱ