Global Course Requirements


It is recognized that Wisconsin districts differ in curriculum and specific course offerings. The following list is presented to provide guidance to individual districts in developing their specific policies. 


At least 4 credits of coursework with a global focus are required.  They may include courses on:


  • International economics, business, or marketing

  • International or foreign affairs

  • World/non-U.S. history

  • World geography

  • Comparative cultures, religions

  • Science, technology courses with global application/perspective

  • Second world language (at least 1 year)

  • Literature of another country, region, or culture

  • Music, drama, and visual arts with international perspective

  • Other


The links below provide access to frameworks, rubrics and performance outcomes as developed by the Asia Society. We will add exemplary Wisconsin school based examples when they become available.