Courses

POLI 111 Issues in Global Politics

An introduction to issues in global politics that emphasizes diversity of perspectives, membership in multiple communities, and the linkages between local and global. (1) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Instructional Method
A Dr. Jonathan Snow M/W/F 9:40AM-10:40AM Distant Off Campus Synchronous

POLI 112 Issues in American Politics

An introduction to the constitutional principles, institutions, functions, and processes of politics and government in the United States. (1) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Instructional Method
A Dr. Bryan Parsons M/W/F 8:30AM-9:30AM Distant Off Campus Synchronous

POLI 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/I.R. 209). (1) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk; Laboratory: 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 ENST 105 or permission.

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Instructional Method
A Dr. Andreea S. Mihalache-O'Keef M/W/F 12:00PM-2:10PM You Choose Online Or In-Person
B Dr. Daisy B. Ball Distance Off Camp Asynchronous

POLI 214 The Judicial Process

An exploration of the politics of the American judicial system. This includes such topics as the structure of courts, selection of judges, actors who participate in the judiciary, judicial behavior, and the civil and criminal varieties of courts. (Cross-listed as CJUS 214). (1) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Instructional Method
A Dr. Todd C. Peppers T/Th 8:30AM-10:00AM Distant Off Campus Synchronous

POLI 222 Comparative Polit Sys: Asia

The government and politics of Japan, China, and Indonesia and ASEAN. (Cross-listed with I.R. 222) (1) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Requisites

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

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Instructional Method
G Dr. Jonathan Snow M/W 2:20PM-3:50PM Distant Off Campus Synchronous

POLI 233 International Law

An examination of the nature, structure, functions, and evolution of the international legal system. The impact of international law in the behavior of international actors and the dynamics of the international system will be explored. (Cross-listed with I.R. 233). (1) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Requisites

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

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Instructional Method
A Dr. Jonathan Snow M/W/F 10:50AM-11:50AM Distant Off Campus Synchronous

POLI 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 issues.(Cross-listed as I.R. 247)(1) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Requisites

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

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Instructional Method
A Dr. Andreea S. Mihalache-O'Keef M/W 4:00PM-5:30PM You Choose Online Or In-Person

POLI 256 U.S. Health Policy

An examination of health policymaking and health care issues at local, state, and national levels in the United States. (1) 1 Unit

Requisites

  • POLI-112 or PHST-201. Must be taken prior to taking this course.

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Instructional Method
A Dr. Bryan Parsons T/Th 8:30AM-10:00AM Distant Off Campus Synchronous

POLI 270 Public Administration

A survey of the role of public administration in the modern state, with emphasis on the development of bureaucracy, organizational theory, and management function. (1) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Requisites

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

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Instructional Method
E Mr. Adam E. Sexton M/W 7:30PM-9:00PM You Choose Online Or In-Person

POLI 333 Global Political Economy

An introduction to the relationship between politics and economics at the theoretical and policy levels. (Cross-listed w I.R. 333) (1) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Requisites

  • I.R. 231 or POLI 231 or permission. Must be taken prior to taking this course.

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Instructional Method
A Dr. Joshua B. Rubongoya T/Th 10:10AM-11:40AM Distant Off Campus Synchronous

POLI 401 Seminar in Political Science

Supervised review of a literature and research project in the discipline of political science. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Instructional Method
A Dr. Harry L. Wilson W 2:20PM-5:20PM Distant Off Campus Synchronous

POLI 406 Independent Study

Supervised reading and research which results in a monograph on a particular aspect of political science. (1) 1 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Instructional Method
A Dr. Andreea S. Mihalache-O'Keef Independent Studies
B Dr. Bryan Parsons Independent Studies