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2012 - 2013 Undergraduate Catalog

Course Descriptions

Political Science:

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  • Prerequisites
  • General Education
  • Writing Emphasis
  • Travel Course
  • Repeatable
  • Additional Fees
Credits3
Lecture
Spring
Fall
POL SCI-101

American Government and Politics

The institutions and political processes of American National government and the nature of political analysis; the Constitution, ideological and cultural bases of American politics; the role of political parties, elections and interest groups; policy-making processes in the Congress, the presidency and courts.

  • Gen Ed: Social Sciences 1