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Interdisciplinary Studies Minor 2020-2021 Catalog Year

College of Arts and Sciences

Department of Integrated Studies
Website: https://www.fgcu.edu/cas/departments/is/idsminor
(239) 590-7196

Environmental Studies, Mathematics (BA), and Integrated Studies majors are not eligible for the minor in Interdisciplinary Studies.

Admission Requirements
  • Students must meet with a college advisor to declare a minor and review the course requirements.
  • A grade of C or higher is required for all courses in the minor.
  • A minimum of 12 credit hours of the minor must be completed at FGCU.
  • Students desiring certification of a minor and designation on their academic transcript must verify that the minor is displayed on their Graduation Application.
Minor Requirements

Complete each of the following:

  • IDS 3300 Foundations of Civic Engagement (3)
  • IDS 3920 University Colloquium (3)

Complete three of the following (9 credits)

  • IDS 3116 The Yogic Life (3)
  • IDS 3117 Yoga Theory and Practice (3)
  • IDS 3143 Issues in Science and Technology (3)
  • IDS 3302 Issues in Politics and Economics (3)
  • IDS 3304 Issues in Ecology and the Environment (3)
  • IDS 3305 Issues in Media, Literature, and the Arts (3)
  • IDS 3332 Issues in Culture & Society (3)
  • IDS 4901 Directed Individual Study (3)
  • IDS 4930 ST: Integrated Studies (3)

* a maximum of six credits of coursework from a student's major requirements can be applied toward the minor.


TOTAL CREDITS REQUIRED: 15

Transfer Notes and Acceptable Substitutes

Transfer credits will ordinarily be accepted from regionally accredited institutions and evaluated for appropriate credit toward requirements in the student's degree program.

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