Four-Semester Undergraduate Course Offerings

AY 18-19 and AY 19-20

This is the schedule of planned undergraduate political science course offerings for the four-semester period beginning Fall 2018.  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 2018

Foundational/Gateway Courses

            PSC 1100       American Government (3) (Lomazoff, Kerbel, Pryor)

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

            PSC 1300       Comparative Politics (3) (Owolabi, Murtagh)

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

            PSC 1900       Research Seminar (4) (Burge, Kreuzer, Schrad, Lahiri)

 

Focal Courses

    American Government

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

    International Relations

            PSC 2220       International Law (Schrad)

            PSC 2260       War and Conflict (Dixon)

    Comparative Politics

            PSC 2330       East Asian Politics (Suzuki)

            PSC 2340       Politics of the Arab World (Warrick) 

            PSC 2350       African Politics (Owolabi)

            PSC 2360       Latin American Politics (Gustafson)

 

Specialized Courses

    American Government

            PSC 4175        U.S. Intelligence (Barrett)

            PSC 4175        2018 Election (Ronan)

    International Relations

            PSC 3210       American Foreign Policy (Gustafson)

    Political Theory

            PSC 3410       Theories of War and Peace (Gustafson)

            PSC 3420        American Political Thought (Sheehan)

            PSC 3440       Politics and Religion (Mark)

 

Senior Seminars

            PSC 6900       UN, Peace and Security (Suzuki)

            PSC 6900       Presidency and Vietnam (Barrett)

            PSC 6900       Nationalism (Lahiri)

 

SPRING 2019

Foundational/Gateway Courses

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

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

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

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

            PSC 1900       Research Seminar (4) (Dixon, Kreuzer, TBD)

 

Focal Courses

    American Government

            PSC 2130       U.S. Judiciary (Lomazoff)

            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)

            PSC 2260        War and Conflict (Dixon)

    Comparative Politics

            PSC 2360       Latin American Politics (Owolabi)

            PSC 2370       Third World Politics (Warrick)

    Political Theory

            PSC 2410       Early Political Theories (Mark)

            PSC 2420        Modern Political Theories (Sheehan)      

 

Specialized Courses

    American Government

            PSC 3140       Race, Ethnicity and Politics in the U.S. (Burge)

    International Relations

            PSC 3210       American Foreign Policy (Gustafson)

            PSC 3230        Development and Aid (Suzuki)

            PSC 4275       Refugees and Displaced Populations (Suzuki)

    Comparative Politics

            PSC 3330       British Politics (Warrick)

            PSC 4375        Irish Politics (Murtagh)

    Political Theory

            PSC 4475        Lincoln/Douglas (Sheehan)

 

Senior Seminars

            PSC 6900       Environmetal Politics (Seligsohn)

            PSC 6900       The Cold War (Schrad)

            PSC 6900       Political Reform (Johannes)

 

FALL 2019

Foundational/Gateway Courses

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

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

            PSC 1300            Comparative Politics (3) (Murtagh, Owolabi)

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

            PSC 1900            Research Seminar (4) (Dixon. Owolabi, TBD)

 

Focal Courses

    American Government

            PSC 2125            U.S. Presidency (Barrett)

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

            PSC 2190            U.S. Public Opinion and Political Behavior (Burge)

    International Relations

            PSC 3210            American Foreign Policy (Gustafson)

    Comparative Politics

            PSC 2340            Politics of the Arab World (Warrick)


Specialized Courses

     International Relations

            PSC 3210            American Foreign Policy (Gustafson)

            PSC 4275            Gender,Conflict, and Peace (Murtagh)

            PSC 4275            United Nations (Suzuki)

     Comparative Politics

            PSC 3320            Russian Politics (Schrad) 


    Political Theory

            PSC 3410            Theories on War and Peace (Gustafson)

            PSC 4475            Jurisprudence (Mark)

 


Senior Seminars

            PSC 6900            UN, Peace, and Security (Suzuki)

            PSC 6900            Politics of the Past (Dixon)

            PSC 6900            TBD

Spring 2020

Foundational/Gateway Courses

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

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

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

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

            PSC 1900            Research Seminar (4) (Dixon, Kreuzer, Schrad, TBD)

 

Focal Courses

    American Government

            PSC 2120            U.S. Congress (Johannes)

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

    International Relations

            PSC 2220            International Law (Schrad)

            PSC 2260            War and Conflict (Dixon)

    Comparative Politics
            PSC 2330            East Asian Politics (Suzuki)

            PSC 2350            African Politics (Owolabi)

            PSC 2370            Third World Politics (Warrick)

    Political Theory

            PSC 2420            Modern Political Theories (Mark)

 

Specialized Courses

    American Government

            PSC 3150            Political Psychology (Burge)

            PSC 4175            Constitutional Theory (Lomazoff)

    International Relations

            PSC 3210            American Foreign Policy (Gustafson)

            PSC 3230            Development and Aid (Suzuki)

            PSC 4275            Natural and Manmade Disasters (Suzuki)

    Comparative Politics

            PSC 3330            British Politics (Warrick)

            PSC 4375            Irish Politics (Murtagh)

            PSC 4375            Comparative Political Economy (Seligsohn)

Senior Seminars

            PSC 6900            Presidency and Vietnam (Barrett)

            PSC 6900            Political Reform (Johannes)

            PSC 6900            TBD (Mark)