Watson Institute at Brown University
International Relations


Beginning with the fall 2020 semester, all INTL courses will have the IAPA designation.
IR concentration requirements remain unchanged.

fall 2020 courses

Pending decisions about the upcoming academic year, please refer to the comprehensive list of pre-approved courses (for the CORE, TRACKS, and CAPSTONE) when planning registration for the upcoming semester(s). NOTE - always check course offerings in Courses@Brown for meeting time information. 

View comprehensive list of pre-approved courses


Course Requirement
AFRI 0500 Globalization, Media, and Culture SSOC/Society
CSCI 1870 Cybersecurity Ethics SSOC/Governance and Diplomacy
HIST 0252 The American Civil War in Global Perspective SSOC/Governance and Diplomacy
HIST 0770C World War II: A Global History from Below SSOC/Society
MPA 2450 Economics of Government Intervention PECS/Econ