Bachelor of Arts (General) Degree program equates with Sri Lanka Qualifications Framework (SLQF) Level 5 and as a subject of it, the curriculum of Global Studies is specifically designed to develop knowledge, understanding, and competence of those who seek career opportunities in global platform with an exposure to contemporary global issues. The program is highly beneficial for BA students as well as students representing diverse study streams even without any prior background to Global Studies, which will in return facilitate in their own professions by completing this program.

Course Content

  • Global Warming and Challenges
  • Human Rights: Issues and Concerns
  • Sustainable Development
  • Terrorism: A Global Threat
  • Geopolitics and Current World Affairs
  • Issues and Concerns of Primary Health Care in Developing Nations
  • Agriculture and Food Production Issues
  • Educational Challenges and Human Capital Formation
  • Gender and Equity Issues
  • Depletion of Natural Resources: Water and Energy Sources
  • Globalization and the World Economic Order
  • Global and Regional Population Issues and Development Challenges
  • Regional Disparities within Developing Nations
  • Ethnic Identity, Nationality and Conflicts
  • Human Rights Violation: Is it Another Path to Colonialism?
  • Neo Liberalism, Economic Growth and Inequality


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