Courses in Political Science

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Courses

Industries, jobs and technologies change. The Department of Political Science empowers you to focus broadly — develop a wide knowledge base — so you can see what’s coming, and be ready to lead the way.

Our award-winning faculty and staff teach across four different subfields — American and Public Policy, Biology/Psychology, Human Rights and Security, and International Relations and Comparative. Below is a list of courses to get you started on your life’s story.

For more information on any of the following courses, visit the Bulletin

Course Rotation

All information is subject to change. Check with myRed or your professor for the most current information.

Fall Spring
  Spring 2016
Fall 2016 Spring 2017
Fall 2017 Spring 2018
Fall 2018 Spring 2019

Sample Syllabi

This list is not intended to be exhaustive. All information is subject to change. Check with your professor for the most current information.

POLS 100 POLS 210
POLS 334
POLS 400
POLS 100H POLS 221 POLS 338 POLS 430
POLS 104 POLS 227 POLS 345 POLS 441
POLS 160 POLS 230 POLS 347 POLS 442
POLS 189H POLS 232
POLS 350 POLS 443
POLS 238 POLS 362 POLS 450
POLS 286 POLS 363 POLS 459
POLS 384 POLS 472
POLS 386 POLS 475
POLS 395 (internship) POLS 477
POLS 479

American and Public Policy

To give undergraduate students taking POLS 100 direct experience with research, we place them into the Political Science Experimental Participant Pool (PSEPP).

POLS100 POLS210 POLS325 POLS425/825
POLS105 POLS221 POLS334 POLS426/826
POLS225 POLS338 POLS430/830
POLS227 POLS345 POLS441/841
POLS230 POLS347 POLS442/842
POLS232 POLS443/843
POLS235
POLS236
POLS238

Biology/Psychology (Bi/Psy)

POLS150 POLS250 POLS350 POLS450

Human Rights and Security

POLS263 POLS362 POLS463/863
POLS268 POLS375 POLS470/870
POLS270 POLS377 POLS472/872
POLS473/873
POLS476/876
POLS479

International Relations and Comparative

POLS104 POLS260 POLS333 POLS459/859
POLS160 POLS261 POLS361 POLS466/866
POLS171 POLS277 POLS363 POLS467/867
POLS281 POLS469/869
POLS476/876
POLS477/877
POLS478/878

Theory and Applied

POLS108 POLS286 POLS383
POLS384

POLS386