May 21, 2024  
2021-2022 Endicott College Academic Catalog 
2021-2022 Endicott College Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

HST 217 - Immigrants and Refugees in World and United States History

(Previously IST217)
The course addresses the history of immigration and refugee systems around the world and in the US, as well as the fundamental legal principles on immigration, citizenship, and immigrants’ rights, and contextualizes the situation of refugees in international law and US legal system. The course will also introduce students to the refugee crisis around the world and the role of key international actors such as the UNHCR, international NGOs, and US-based immigration and refugee organizations. Satisfies the Global Issues General Education requirement and the Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion requirement

(Cr: 3)