Courses

I.R. 106 Research Experience

Directed experience conducting research under the supervision of a faculty member. Open to all students (major and non-major). May be repeated once for credit. 1/2 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A A. Mihalache-O'Keef

I.R. 209 Res. Methods in Public Affairs

An examination of the research methodologies and techniques used in the study of public policy and politics. The course emphasizes both qualitative and quantitative methods. The lab focuses on statistical applications. (Cross-listed as CJUS 209/POLI 209). (1)Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Requisites

  • Sophomore standing, POLI 111 or 112 & one other Must be taken prior to taking this course.
  • course in the major; or ENVI 105 or permission.

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A A. Mihalache-O'Keef M/W/F 12:00PM-2:10PM

I.R. 224 Comparative Polit Sys: Africa

The government and politics of Sub-Saharan African politics. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Requisites

  • POLI-111 or permission. Must be taken prior to taking this course.

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A J. Rubongoya T/Th 10:10AM-11:40AM

I.R. 232 International Organizations

An examination of global and regional organizations. The nature and functions of both governmental and non-governmental institutions will be discussed. A model United Nations Security Council simulation exercise is an integral course component. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Requisites

  • POLI-111 or permission Must be taken prior to taking this course.

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A J. Snow M/W 2:20PM-3:50PM

I.R. 353 U.S. Foreign Policy

An introduction to the foreign policy process of the United States. Selected issues in United States foreign policy in The Cold War and post Cold War eras will also be analyzed. (1) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Requisites

  • POLI-112 or permission. Must be taken prior to taking this course.

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A J. Garrison M/W/F 1:10PM-2:10PM

I.R. 497 Honors Project

A program of independent study culminating in a paper, artistic creation, or performance. 1/2 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A D. Ball