Course List

Intro. to Political Science -

POLI 101 A

Instructor: Dr. Whitney L. Court
Block: 2
Time: M/W/F 9:40AM-10:40AM
Term: 2012FA
Room: LUCS 210
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

An introduction to the science of American andglobal politics with emphasis on concepts,methods, and principles. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

Intro. to Political Science -

POLI 101 B

Instructor: Dr. Todd C. Peppers
Block: 3
Time: M/W/F 10:50AM-11:50AM
Term: 2012FA
Room: WEST 210
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

An introduction to the science of American andglobal politics with emphasis on concepts,methods, and principles. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

Intro. to Political Science -

POLI 101 C

Instructor: Dr. Whitney L. Court
Block: 10
Time: T/TH 10:10AM-11:40AM
Term: 2012FA
Room: OLIN 325
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

An introduction to the science of American andglobal politics with emphasis on concepts,methods, and principles. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

State and Local Government -

POLI 201 A

Instructor: Dr. Whitney L. Court
Block: 6
Time: M/W/F 2:20PM-3:20PM
Term: 2012FA
Room: WEST 022
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: POLI 101 or ENVI 250 or permission

Catalog Description:

An examination of the politics, structures, and policies of American state and local governments. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

Res. Methods in Public Affairs -

POLI 209 A

Instructor: Dr. Andreea S. Mihalache-O'Keef
Block:
Time: M/W/F 1:10PM-3:20PM
Term: 2012FA
Room: WEST 127
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: POLI 101 and one other course in the major or ENVI 250, SO status or permission.

Catalog Description:

An examination of the research methodologies andtechniques used in the study of public policy andpolitics. The course emphasizes both qualitativeand quantitative methods. The lab focuses onstatistical applications. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

Criminal Justice -

POLI 211 A

Instructor: Mr. Morgan E. Scott
Block: 2
Time: M/W/F 9:40AM-10:40AM
Term: 2012FA
Room: WEST 024
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

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

Criminal Law -

POLI 213 A

Instructor: Mr. Morgan E. Scott
Block: 4
Time: M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM
Term: 2012FA
Room: WEST 216
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

A study of the criminal justice system at work in the courtroom setting, emphasizing the relationship between substantive criminal law, criminal procedure, and the rules of evidence. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

Compara Polit Sys: Latin Amer -

POLI 225 A

Instructor: Dr. Joshua B. Rubongoya
Block: 10
Time: T/TH 10:10AM-11:40AM
Term: 2012FA
Room: WEST 123
Units: 1

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. Andreea S. Mihalache-O'Keef
Block: 11
Time: T/TH 1:10PM-2:40PM
Term: 2012FA
Room: WEST 125
Units: 1

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.

International Law -

POLI 233 A

Instructor: Dr. Howard Warshawsky
Block: 2
Time: M/W/F 9:40AM-10:40AM
Term: 2012FA
Room: WEST 210
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

An examination of the nature, structure,functions, and evolution of the internationallegal system. The impact of international law inthe behavior of international actors and thedynamics of the international system will beexplored. (1) Lecture: 3hrs/wk.

Western Political Theory -

POLI 242 A

Instructor: Dr. Howard Warshawsky
Block: 10
Time: T/TH 10:10AM-11:40AM
Term: 2012FA
Room: WEST 210
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: POLI 101 or permission

Catalog Description:

A study of western political theory from Plato toRawls, emphasizing the modern period. (1)Lecture: 3hrs/wk.

Public Policy -

POLI 250 A

Instructor: Mr. Roy H. Kirby, III
Block: 9
Time: T/TH 8:30AM-10:00AM
Term: 2012FA
Room: WEST 125
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

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

Sel Top: Trials and Appeals -

POLI 261 B

Instructor: Mr. Morgan E. Scott
Block: 5
Time: M/W/F 1:10PM-2:10PM
Term: 2012FA
Room: WEST 216
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: take poli-101

Catalog Description:

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

Wash Sem Sel Top: Cap. Lndmrks -

POLI 261W A

Instructor: Staff
Block:
Time: TBA
Term: 2012FA
Room:
Units: 1

Wash Sem Sel Top: Viol & Value -

POLI 261W B

Instructor: Staff
Block:
Time: TBA
Term: 2012FA
Room:
Units: 1

Civil Liberties -

POLI 312 A

Instructor: Dr. Todd C. Peppers
Block: 9
Time: T/TH 8:30AM-10:00AM
Term: 2012FA
Room: WEST 210
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: POLI 101 and 1 other course from POLI 201, 202, 205, 207 or permission.

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: 12
Time: T/TH 2:50PM-4:20PM
Term: 2012FA
Room: WEST 125
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

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

Environmental Public Policy -

POLI 351 A

Instructor: Dr. Howard Warshawsky
Block: 4
Time: M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM
Term: 2012FA
Room: WEST 210
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: POLI-101 or ENVI-250 or permission

Catalog Description:

An examination of environmental policy-making andenvironmental issues at local, national, andinternational levels. (1) Lecture: 3hrs/wk.