SCIENCE 200 - Introduction to Political Science - 3 units - CSU:UC
Survey of the nature and scope of political science including basic
concepts, terms, contending theories, institutions and subfields in the
discipline. Description of the methodology and research
techniques employed by political scientists.
198 - Special Topics in Political Science - 3 units - CSU
Lectures and activities in specific areas of interest in political
science. Topics will change with each course offering and will
include areas of study such as current public policy issues or major
philosophical or legal question in contemporary politics.
SCIENCE 150 - Introduction to American Gov't. & Politics - 3
units - CSU:UC
An examination of the institutions, activities, and
issues of American and
California governments. This course satisfies the TitleV, U.S.
requirement and the California State and Local Government requirement.
210 - Model United Nations - 3 units - CSU
A study of the norms, rules, and procedures of the United Nations
leading to partipation in simulated multilateral bargaining brings
in-depth expertise on a stated topic and a specific region/
nation-state. Emphasizes extemporaneous speaking and experiential
230 - Political Theory - 3
units - CSU:UC
An exploration of the major political concepts, such as the origins of
government, state power, justice, and the distribution of political and
economic resources that impact our conceptions of the good life.
The contributions made by leading political theorists covers the period
from the early Greeks to modern day political philosophers.
SCIENCE 250 - Comparative Government - 3 units - CSU:UC
A study of the governments of other countries as
compared to the United
States with a particular emphasis on the parliamentary form as
SCIENCE 270 - International Relations - 3 units - CSU:UC
An analysis of the basic historical, geographical,
and strategic factors which underlie conflict and cooperation among
SCIENCE 290 – Ethnic and Gender Politics - 3 units – CSU
An overview of the history, the issues, and the
political processes that
affect the status and power of groups which have traditionally been
and socially disadvantaged in the United States. These groups include,
not restricted to, African-Americans, Asians, Native-Americans,