Course List

Intro. to Political Science -

POLI 101 A

Instructor: Dr. Whitney L. Court
Block: 1
Time: M/W/F 8:30AM-9:30AM
Term: 2013SP
Room: WEST 125
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: Mr. Roy H. Kirby, III
Block: 5
Time: M/W/F 1:10PM-2:10PM
Term: 2013SP
Room: WEST 123
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

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

American Political Behavior -

POLI 202 A

Instructor: Dr. Harry L. Wilson
Block: 10
Time: T/TH 10:10AM-11:40AM
Term: 2013SP
Room: WEST 228
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: POLI 101 or ENVI 250 or permission

Catalog Description:

An analysis of the political process in the United States, including political parties, interest groups, public opinion, elections, and voting behavior. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

American Political Institution -

POLI 205 A

Instructor: Mr. Roy H. Kirby, III
Block: 4
Time: M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM
Term: 2013SP
Room: WEST 123
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: POLI 101 or ENVI 250 or permission

Catalog Description:

An examination of the power, restraints, and politics of the Presidency, the Congress and the Supreme Court. 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: 2013SP
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.

Res. Methods in Public Affairs -

POLI 209 B

Instructor: Dr. Whitney L. Court
Block:
Time: T/TH 1:10PM-4:20PM
Term: 2013SP
Room: WEST 131
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: 2013SP
Room: WEST 228
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.

The Judicial Process -

POLI 214 A

Instructor: Mr. Morgan E. Scott
Block: 5
Time: M/W/F 1:10PM-2:10PM
Term: 2013SP
Room: WEST 024
Units: 1

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.

Comparative Polit Sys: Asia -

POLI 222 A

Instructor: Dr. Howard Warshawsky
Block: 2
Time: M/W/F 9:40AM-10:40AM
Term: 2013SP
Room: WEST 210
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

The government and politics of Japan, China, and Indonesia and ASEAN. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

Theory in Int Relations -

POLI 247 A

Instructor: Dr. Andreea S. Mihalache-O'Keef
Block: 10
Time: T/TH 10:10AM-11:40AM
Term: 2013SP
Room: WEST 024
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: POLI 231 or permission.

Catalog Description:

In-depth examination of the theoretical lenses inthe field of International Relations, complementedby the application of the theories to contemporaryissues. (1)

Public Administration -

POLI 270 A

Instructor: Mr. Roy H. Kirby, III
Block: 9
Time: T/TH 8:30AM-10:00AM
Term: 2013SP
Room: WEST 228
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: POLI-250 or permission.

Catalog Description:

A survey of the role of public administration inthe modern state, with emphasis on thedevelopment of bureaucracy, organizationaltheory, and management function. (1) Lecture: 3hrs/wk.

Seminar in Public Policy -

POLI 401 A

Instructor: Dr. Todd C. Peppers
Block:
Time: W 2:20PM-5:20PM
Term: 2013SP
Room: LIB 01
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: POLI 209 and 250, Sr major status & permission.

Catalog Description:

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