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POL 110: American Politics
9:00am, 11am, 1pm* MWF
*The 1 pm course is a hybrid class that does not meet on Friday.
This course studies the development and interrelation of American national state, and local governments; and public opinion, political parties, civil rights, duties of citizenship, and present governmental trends.
The course uses an e-book that includes video and audio assignments, as well as multiple study tools.
POL 330: Public Administration
9:30am - 10:45am TR
A study of the administration in private and public organizations. It is an interdisciplinary course and is taken for credit in the fields of political science, sociology, and psychology.
This course uses a case study approach where students must read and present case studies, as well as constructing one of their own.
POL 480: Politics and Film
This course will explore some important topics and themes relevant to politics by discussing how they are explored in major motion pictures. This course will examine the political messages communicated in various
films from 1930s to present
Class time will be spent watching and discussing movies; students will then be expected to write and critique each others reviews on the course website.
POL 495: Senior Seminar
Students will apply research skills and acquired political science knowledge to a specific topic of instruction, with the intention of producing a senior thesis suitable for public presentation. Students will be exposed to seminal and major academic literature in the topic area. Topics may vary among section and semesters offered.
Students in this class will be responsible for developing a course blog that analyzes a range of important topic of the day. They will also be responsible for participating in a number of on-air discussions using a news/talk show format that will be streamed live via Google+ Hangouts.