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Political Science Department Courses

Political Science offers a challenging and engaging program of courses. Check out our current offerings, and our tentative schedule for upcoming semesters.

Current Course Offerings

See what courses we are offering right now by looking it up with our course offerings tool.

See all of our course offerings as listed in the political science section of the course catalogue.

Tentative Political Science Courses – Spring 2018

POSC 150: America as a Democracy (2 sections)
POSC 151: Politics and Moral Vision
POSC 153: Introduction to Comparative Politics
POSC 210: Congress
POSC/ALST 212: The Politics of Race and Ethnicity
POSC 216: Comparative Politics: Latin America
POSC 232: Fundamentals of IR (4sections)
POSC 260: Foundations of Political Thought (2)
POSC 321: Political Parties and Electoral Process (2 sections)
POSC 324: US Strategies During & After the Cold War
POSC 328: Religion and Politics
POSC 330: Post-Mao China and the World
POSC 346: Beneath the Black Robes: Courts as Political Institutions
POSC 358: Transnational Politics
POSC 360: Domestic Sources of American Foreign Policy (2 sections)
POSC 361: Humanitarian Interventions
POSC 366: Contemporary American Foreign Policy (2 sections)
POSC 368: American Foreign Relations with China
POSC 374: International Law
POSC 380: Reason, Faith, & Politics
POSC 451: Seminar: Africa in World Politics
POSC 456: Seminar: War--Theories and Practices
POSC 469: Seminar: Constitutional Theory
POSC 499: Honors Colloquium

At least two additional courses will be added at a later date.

For course descriptions, please see the information in the political science catalogue listing.