Independent Electives You can choose your electives among courses offered by all bachelor programmes of the University of St.Gallen as well as issue-related electives offered by the Major in International Affairs itself. This allows you to create your own individual profile. Students attend electives amounting to a minimum of 10 credits. BIA Electives Course ECTS Language Term Brennpunkte und Grundprobleme internationaler Politik 6 DE Herbst Leadership in Humanitarian Crisis 4 EN Spring History of Globalisation 4 EN Spring Grundzüge der diplomatischen Praxis II 4 DE Spring Menschenrechte, Staat und internationale Organisation - Das universelle Völkerrecht in der Praxis (BLaw) 6 DE Spring Vergleichende regionale Integration 4 DE Autumn Introduction to US Politics 4 EN Autumn National Model United Nations New York (NMUN) 6 EN Autumn oikos Model WTO 6 EN Autumn Note: This overview reflects current planning. Courses may occasionally be cancelled or rescheduled.