2017-2018 Catalog 
  
    Apr 22, 2018  
2017-2018 Catalog

Courses of Instruction



Key to Abbreviations

ACCT Accounting HHK Health & Human Kinetics
ACTV Activity HIST History
AMRS Ancient, Medieval and Renaissance Studies HONS Honors
ARAB Arabic INT Interdisciplinary
ART Fine Arts ITAL Italian
ASTR Astronomy JAPN Japanese
BIOL Biology JOUR
Journalism
BOMI Botany/Microbiology LAS Latin American Studies
BUS Business Administration MES Middle Eastern Studies
BWS Black World Studies MUS Music
CHEM Chemistry MUSP Music Performance
CHIN Chinese NEUR Neuroscience
CLAS Classics PG Politics and Government
CMLT Comparative Literature PHIL Philosophy
COMM Communications PHYS Physics
CS Computer Science PSYC Psychology
DANC Dance REL Religion
DATA Data Analytics RUSS Russian
ECON Economics SJ Social Justice
EDUC Education SOAN Sociology/Anthropology
ENG English SPAN Spanish
ENVS Environmental Studies SWAH Swahili
FREN French THEA Theatre
GEOG Geography UC University Courses
GEOL Geology URB Urban Studies
GERM German WGS Women’s/Gender Studies
GREE Greek-Classical ZOOL Zoology

To aid students in long-range planning, the letters F for fall semester and S for spring semester have been placed after selected course descriptions. All courses carry one unit of academic credit unless otherwise indicated.

Course Selection

Freshmen and sophomores should enroll in courses numbered 100 through 249, but may be permitted to take courses numbered above 250 with the relevant department’s permission. Juniors and seniors should enroll in courses numbered above 250, but may be permitted to take courses numbered below 250 if (a) it is necessary for the major; (b) it is a second (third, etc.) foreign language; (c) it is an elective in the area of science or mathematics where the student does not have the prerequisites for advanced course work; or (d) there is sufficient space in the class after the registration of freshmen and sophomores.

 

Politics and Government

   •  PG 111 - Power and American Politics
   •  PG 200 6 - The Practice of Politics: Argument, Agency and Activism
   •  PG 210 - Global Issues
   •  PG 211 - Comparative Political Issues
   •  PG 260 - Equality and American Politics
   •  PG 261 - American Politics and the Mass Media
   •  PG 279 - The Conduct of Political Inquiry
   •  PG 280 - Environmental Politics
   •  PG 300 34 - Citizenship in an Age of Empire: Theories of Global Citizenship
   •  PG 344 - Democratization in the Developing World
   •  PG 346 - European Politics
   •  PG 347 - Protest and Political Violence
   •  PG 348 - Latin American Politics
   •  PG 349 - Comparative Politics: Asia
   •  PG 350 - Law and Courts
   •  PG 351 - American Constitutional Law
   •  PG 352 - Civil Rights and Liberties
   •  PG 353 - Congress and Legislative Process
   •  PG 354 - The American Presidency
   •  PG 355 - American Public Policy
   •  PG 356 - Public Administration
   •  PG 357 - The United States Supreme Court: Current and Future
   •  PG 358 - Political Parties and Interest Groups
   •  PG 359 - Voting and Elections in the U.S.
   •  PG 360 - International Politics
   •  PG 361 - American Foreign Policy
   •  PG 362 - International Organizations
   •  PG 363 - Human Rights in International Perspective
   •  PG 364 - International Political Economy
   •  PG 365 - Globalization - Structures, Processes, and Issues
   •  PG 371 - Power and Authority: Political Theory from the Canon to Fanon
   •  PG 372 - Democracy and its Critics
   •  PG 373 - Freedom, Equality, and Democracy in American Political Thought
   •  PG 374 - Political Theory, Science and Technology
   •  PG 490 - Independent Study
   •  PG 491 - Directed Readings
   •  PG 495 - Apprenticeship
   •  PG 499 - Senior Seminar