POLS V03 - Introduction to Political Science

Approval Status


Date Reviewed

October 2015
This course introduces students to the subfields within political science, and familiarizes students with basic political concepts, political ideologies, and political systems. Special attention is placed on the interaction between ideologies, international relations and American history and institutions. Constitutional principles--especially the evolution of relations between national, state, and local governments--will be analyzed as well. The course includes a study of the California constitution and California institutions in a changing global environment. NOTE: Course description can be found on Page 231 of the link provided.

Course Type

Lower Division