Course List

American National Government -

POLI 101 A

Instructor: Dr. Andreea S. Mihalache-O'Keef
Block: 10
Time: T/TH 10:10AM-11:40AM
Term: 2010FA
Room: OLIN 325
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

An introduction to constitutional principles, institutions, functions, and processes of politics and government in the United States. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

American National Government -

POLI 101 B

Instructor: Dr. Howard Warshawsky
Block: 11
Time: T/TH 1:10PM-2:40PM
Term: 2010FA
Room: WEST 228
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

An introduction to constitutional principles, institutions, functions, and processes of politics and government in the United States. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

American National Government -

POLI 101 C

Instructor: Mr. Roy H. Kirby, III
Block: 2
Time: M/W/F 9:40AM-10:40AM
Term: 2010FA
Room: WEST 024
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

An introduction to constitutional principles, institutions, functions, and processes of politics and government in the United States. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

Criminal Justice -

POLI 211 A

Instructor: Mrs. Amanda Kelly Tuck
Block: 4
Time: M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM
Term: 2010FA
Room: WEST 319
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: POLI 101 or permission; Cross-list CJUS 211A CJUS211A

Catalog Description:

An introductory analysis of the criminal justice system in the United States, its structure, processes, and problems. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

The Judicial Process -

POLI 214 A

Instructor: Mr. Morgan E. Scott
Block: 5
Time: M/W/F 1:10PM-2:10PM
Term: 2010FA
Room: WEST 125
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: POLI 101

Catalog Description:

An exploration of the politics of the American judicial system. This includes such topics as the structure of courts, selection of judges, actors who participate in the judiciary, judicial behavior, and the civil and criminal varieties of courts. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

Compara Polit Sys: Latin Amer -

POLI 225 A

Instructor: Dr. Joshua B. Rubongoya
Block: 3
Time: M/W/F 10:50AM-11:50AM
Term: 2010FA
Room: WEST 228
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: POLI 101

Catalog Description:

The government and politics of Latin America, including Central America and the Caribbean. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

International Politics -

POLI 231 A

Instructor: Dr. Joshua B. Rubongoya
Block: 6
Time: M/W/F 2:20PM-3:20PM
Term: 2010FA
Room: WEST 123
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: POLI 101 or permission

Catalog Description:

An examination of the nature of the international political system, the perspectives and behaviors of nation-states, and the role and influence of both intergovernmental organizations and non-governmental actors. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

Public Policy -

POLI 250 A

Instructor: Dr. Heath A. Brown
Block: 10
Time: T/TH 10:10AM-11:40AM
Term: 2010FA
Room: WEST 228
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: POLI 101 or Permission

Catalog Description:

An examination of the scope, nature and outcomes of the American public policy decision-making process. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

Environmental Public Policy -

POLI 251 A

Instructor: Dr. Howard Warshawsky
Block: 2
Time: M/W/F 9:40AM-10:40AM
Term: 2010FA
Room: WEST 210
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: POLI 101 or ENVI 200 or permission

Catalog Description:

An examination of environmental policy-making and environmental issues at local, national, and international levels. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

Sel Top: Eur Political Phil -

POLI 261 B

Instructor: Dr. Claudia Leeb
Block: 10
Time: T/TH 10:10AM-11:40AM
Term: 2010FA
Room: LUCS 127
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: POLI 101 or Permission

Catalog Description:

Student research, reports, and discussion on selected problems and themes. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

Sel Top: Ethical Dilemmas Poli -

POLI 261 D

Instructor: Mr. Roy H. Kirby, III
Block: 11
Time: T/TH 1:10PM-2:40PM
Term: 2010FA
Room: WEST 325
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: POLI 101 or Permission

Catalog Description:

Student research, reports, and discussion on selected problems and themes. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

Selected Topics: Ir Theory -

POLI 261 G

Instructor: Dr. Andreea S. Mihalache-O'Keef
Block: 2
Time: M/W/F 9:40AM-10:40AM
Term: 2010FA
Room: WEST 111
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: POLI 101 or Permission

Catalog Description:

Student research, reports, and discussion on selected problems and themes. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

Civil Liberties -

POLI 312 A

Instructor: Dr. Todd C. Peppers
Block: 9
Time: T/TH 8:30AM-10:00AM
Term: 2010FA
Room: WEST 210
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: POLI 101 or Perm; & 1 additional course in Amer Politics

Catalog Description:

An examination of Supreme Court decisions dealing with the Bill of Rights with emphasis on the First Amendment. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

Global Political Economy -

POLI 333 A

Instructor: Dr. Andreea S. Mihalache-O'Keef
Block: 4
Time: M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM
Term: 2010FA
Room: WEST 131
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: POLI 231

Catalog Description:

A introduction to the relationship between politics and economics at the theoretical and policy levels. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

Research Methods Public Affair -

POLI 340 A

Instructor: Dr. Harry L. Wilson
Block: 11
Time: T/TH 1:10PM-2:40PM
Term: 2010FA
Room: BANK 203
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: POLI 101 and 2 other major courses or permission CJUS340A

Catalog Description:

An examination of the research methodologies and techniques used in the study of public policy and politics. The course emphasizes both qualitative and quantitative methods. The lab focuses on statistical applications. (Cross-listed as CJUS and I.R. 340). Lecture: 3 hrs/wk; Laboratory: 3 hrs/wk.

Res. Meth. Public Affairs Lab -

POLI 340L 1

Instructor: Dr. Harry L. Wilson
Block: 12
Time: T/TH 2:50PM-4:20PM
Term: 2010FA
Room: BANK 203
Pre-requisites/Comments: CJUS340L1 CJUS340L1

Catalog Description:

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Seminar in Public Policy -

POLI 401 A

Instructor: Dr. Heath A. Brown
Block:
Time: T 2:00PM-5:00PM
Term: 2010FA
Room: WEST 133
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: See Catalog; Permission

Catalog Description:

Supervised review of a literature and research project in the discipline of political science. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.