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Department of History
(Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences)

Migration and Diaspora Studies (MGDS) Courses

MGDS 2000 [0.5 credit]
Migration and Diaspora Studies

Introduction to the social, cultural, economic and political implications of the movement of people with a multidisciplinary and multiscale approach to topics such as migration and immigration, diaspora identities, global culture, and transnationalism. Introduction to basic research and academic writing skills.
Prerequisite(s): second-year standing.
Seminar three hours a week.

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