Four-Semester Undergraduate Course Offerings

AY 16-17 and AY 17-18

This is the schedule of planned undergraduate political science course offerings for the four-semester period beginning Fall 2016.  It is provided to undergraduate majors as a tool for long-range course planning, but please note that it is subject to change.  This schedule will be updated annually.

 

FALL 2016

Foundational/Gateway Courses

            PSC 1100       American Government (3) (Johannes, Weikert)

            PSC 1200       International Relations (2) (Suzuki, Graino)

            PSC 1300       Comparative Politics (3) (Schrad, Owolabi,Lahiri)

            PSC 1400       Political Theory (2) (Mark, Busch)

            PSC 1900       Research Seminar (3) (Burge, Owolabi, Lahiri)

 

Focal Courses

American Government

            PSC 2120       U.S. Congress (Johannes)

            PSC 2125       U.S. Presidency (2) (Barrett)

International Relations

            PSC 2260       War and Conflict (Dixon)

Comparative Politics

            PSC 2320       Russian Politics (Schrad)

            PSC 2330       East Asian Politics (Suzuki)

            PSC 2340       Politics of the Arab World (Warrick)

            PSC 2380       European Politics (Graino)           

 

Specialized Courses

International Relations

            PSC 3210       American Foreign Policy (Gustafson)

            PSC 4275       Topics: United Nations (Suzuki)

            PSC 4275       Topics: Social Movements (Lahiri)

Comparative Politics

            PSC 4375       Topics: Comparative Political Economy (Newland)

            SOC 2900       Politics, Economy, and Society (Pattnayak)

Political Theory

            PSC 3410       Theories of War and Peace (Graino)

            PSC 3440       Politics and Religion (Mark)

 

Senior Seminars

            PSC 6900       Latin American Migration (Gustafson)

            PSC 6900       Political Reform (Johannes)

            PSC 6900       The 2016 Election (Kerbel)  

 

SPRING 2017

Foundational/Gateway Courses

            PSC 1100       American Government (4) (Burge, Lomazoff)

            PSC 1200       International Relations (3) (Dixon, Schrad)

            PSC 1300       Comparative Politics (3) (Newland, Lahiri)

            PSC 1400       Political Theory (3) (Mark, Sheehan, Busch)

            PSC 1900       Research Seminar (2) (Lahiri)

 

Focal Courses

American Government

            PSC 2145       U.S. Constitutional Law II: Rights and Liberties (Lomazoff)

            PSC 2150       U.S. Political Parties and Elections (Johannes)

International Relations

            PSC 2220       International Law (Schrad)

            PSC 2230       International Organization (Suzuki)

Comparative Politics

            PSC 2350       African Politics (Owolabi)

            PSC 2360       Latin American Politics (Owolabi)

            PSC 2370       Third World Politics (2) (Warrick)

Political Theory

            PSC 2410       Early Political Theories (Mark)

 

Specialized Courses

American Government

          PSC 3150       Political Psychology (Burge)

           PSC 4175       Topics: U.S. Intelligence (Barrett)

International Relations

            PSC 3210       American Foreign Policy (Suzuki)

            PSC 4275       Topics: Refugees and Displaced Populations (Suzuki)

Comparative Politics

           PSC 4375        Law/Middle East (Warrick)   

 

Senior Seminars

            PSC 6900       The Presidency and Vietnam (Barrett)

            PSC 6900       Genocide and Mass Killing (Dixon)

            PSC 6900       Theory Senior Seminar TBD (Mark)

 

FALL 2017

Foundational/Gateway Courses

            PSC 1100       American Government (4) (Barrett, Johannes, Kerbel)

            PSC 1200       International Relations (3) (Suzuki, TBD)

            PSC 1300       Comparative Politics (3) (Gustafson, Owolabi, TBD)

            PSC 1400       Political Theory (TBD)

            PSC 1900       Research Seminar (3) (Burge, Dixon, Kreuzer)

 

Focal Courses

American Government

            PSC 2120       U.S. Congress (Johannes)

            PSC 2130       U.S. Judiciary (Lomazoff)

            PSC 2140       U.S. Constitutional Law I: Powers and Structures (Lomazoff)

            PSC 2190       Public Opinion and Political Behavior (Burge)

International Relations

            PSC 2260       War and Conflict (Dixon)

Comparative Politics

            PSC 2340       Politics of the Arab World (Warrick)  

            PSC 2360       Latin American Politics (Gustafson)

 

Specialized Courses

International Relations

            PSC 4275       Topics: United Nations (Suzuki)

Political Theory

            PSC 3410       Theories of War and Peace (Distance Learning) (Gustafson)

            PSC 4475       Topics: Jurisprudence (Mark)

            PSC 4475       Topics: Politics and Ethics/Jane Austin (Sheehan)

 

Senior Seminars

            PSC 6900       Cold War (Schrad)

            PSC 6900       UN, Peace and Security (Suzuki)

            PSC 6900       TBD

 

SPRING 2018

Foundational/Gateway Courses

            PSC 1100       American Government (3) (Lomazoff, TBD)

            PSC 1200       International Relations (3) (Dixon, TBD)

            PSC 1300       Comparative Politics (3) (Gustafson, Owolabi, Schrad)

            PSC 1400       Political Theory (2) (Mark, TBD)

            PSC 1900       Research Seminar (3) (Kreuzer, TBD)

 

Focal Courses

American Government

            PSC 2145       U.S. Constitutional Law II: Rights and Liberties (Lomazoff)

            PSC 2150       U.S. Political Parties and Elections (Johannes)

International Relations

            PSC 2230       International Organization (Suzuki)

Comparative Politics

            PSC 2320       Russian Politics (Schrad)

            PSC 2370       Third World Politics (Warrick)

Political Theory

            PSC 2420       Modern Political Theories (Mark)      

 

Specialized Courses

American Government

            PSC 4175       Topics: U.S. Intelligence (Barrett)

International Relations

            PSC 3210       American Foreign Policy (Gustafson)

            PSC 3230       Development and Aid (Suzuki)

            PSC 4275       Topics: Refugees and Displaced Populations (Suzuki)

Comparative Politics

            PSC 4375       Topics: British Politics (Warrick)

            PSC 4375       African and Caribbean Politics and Literature (Owolabi/Akoma)

Political Theory

            PSC 3440       Politics and Religion (Mark)

            PSC 4475       Topics: Lincoln/Douglas Debates (Sheehan)

 

Senior Seminars

            PSC 6900       The Presidency and Vietnam (Barrett)

            PSC 6900       Genocide and Mass Killing (Dixon)

            PSC 6900       Constitution Outside the Court, 1789-1801 (Lomazoff)