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Global Studies (GLST) 440

Global Governance and Law (Revision 4)



Delivery mode:

Individualized study online. Delivered via Brightspace.



Areas of study:

Arts or Social Science


None. A prior course in international studies or political science is recommended. Note that this is a senior level course in the social sciences and as such, students are expected to have advanced critical thinking and writing skills.

Course start date:

If you are a:


GLST 440 is a cross-listed course—a course listed under 3 different disciplines—GOVN 540, GOVN 440 and POLI 440. GLST 440 may not be taken for credit by students who have obtained credit for GOVN 540, GOVN 440 or POLI 440.


GLST 440 has a challenge for credit option.

Athabasca University reserves the right to amend course outlines occasionally and without notice. Courses offered by other delivery methods may vary from their individualized study counterparts.

Opened in Revision 4, November 8, 2023

Updated November 8, 2023

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