Courses

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 Dr. Andreea S. Mihalache-O'Keef M/W/F 12:00PM-2:10PM

I.R. 223 Comp Poli Syst: Middle East

The government and politics of the Middle East. (1) 1 Unit

Requisites

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

Offerings

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

I.R. 231 International Politics

An examination of the nature of the international political system, the perspectives and behaviors of nation-states, and the role and influence of both intergovernmental organizations and non-governmental actors. 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 Dr. Joshua B. Rubongoya T/Th 10:10AM-11:40AM

I.R. 247 Theory in Int Relations

In-depth examination of the theoretical lenses in the field of International Relations, complemented by the application of the theories to contemporary global issues. (Cross-listed with POLI 247)(1) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Requisites

  • Take POLI-231 or permission Must be taken prior to taking this course.

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A Dr. Andreea S. Mihalache-O'Keef M/W 4:00PM-5:30PM

I.R. 352 Human Rights Policy

An introduction to the principles of human rights from a comparative policy-making perspective. (1) 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 Dr. Joshua B. Rubongoya M/W/F 10:50AM-11:50AM

I.R. 401 Senior Seminar in Int'l Rela

A multidisciplinary seminar on selected topics in international relations for se nior students. Seminar: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Requisites

  • POLI-247 or I.R.-247 Must be taken prior to taking this course.
  • I.R-209 or POLI-209 Must be taken prior to taking this course.

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A Dr. Joshua B. Rubongoya T 1:10PM-4:10PM

I.R. 405 Independent Study

Supervised review of literature and a re search project in the area of internatio nal relations. 1/2 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A Dr. Andreea S. Mihalache-O'Keef

I.R. 406 Independent Study

Supervised review of literature and a re search project in the area of internatio nal relations. 1 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A Dr. Jonathan Snow

I.R. 416 Internship

A supervised placement providing practic al experience in an agency relating to i nternational relations. 1 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
B Dr. Andreea S. Mihalache-O'Keef