POS: Politcal Science

Courses

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POS 2041. U.S. GOVERNMENT..

3 3 0

U.S. GOVERNMENT. Analysis of the organization structure and operational dynamics of the U.S. national government, both past and present, and an examination of the U.S. Constitution, including principles and theories supporting it. This course includes learning activity designed to ensure competence in the basic use of computers.

POS 2041H. U.S. GOVERNMENT - HONORS.

3 3 0

U.S. GOVERNMENT - HONORS Same as POS 2041 with honors content. Honors program permission required.

POS 2112. STATE AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT.

3 3 0

STATE AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT Prerequisite: ENC 1101 or ENC 1101H or IDH 1110 In-depth study of state, county and municipal government with emphasis on contemporary problems. Gordon Rule course which requires demonstration of college level writing skills through multiple assignments. Minimum grade of C required if used to satisfy Gordon Rule requirement.

POS 2112H. STATE AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT - HONORS.

330

STATE AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT - HONORS Prerequisite: ENC 1101 or ENC 1101H or IDH 1110 Same as POS 2112 with honors content. Honors program permission required. Minimum grade of C required if used to satisfy Gordon Rule requirement.

POS 2232. GOVERNMENT AND THE MEDIA.

330

GOVERNMENT AND THE MEDIA Prerequisite: POS 2041 This course provides an in-depth study of how government and the media co- exist in a free society. This course had been designed for students with a heightened interest in exploring politics and/ or the media.

POS 2930. SELECTED TOPICS IN POLITICAL SCIENCE .

1-3variable

SELECTED TOPICS IN POLITICAL SCIENCE Prerequisite: POS 2041 or departmental approval. For students interested in exploring special topics in political science through research, discussion and observation. Multiple credit course. May be repeated for credit, but grade forgiveness cannot be applied. .

POS 2940  . INTERNSHIP IN CIVIC LEADERSHIP .

1-4variable

INTERNSHIP IN CIVIC LEADERSHIP Prerequisite: Satisfactory completion of mandated courses in reading, mathematics, English, and English for Academic Purposes; a 2.5 institutional or overall GPA; and 12 credits, including completion of any college-level course (preferably an INR or POS course). This course is a planned work-based experience that provides students with supervised career exploration activities and/or practical experience related to their career objectives. Multiple credit course. Each credit hour of internship requires a minimum of 80 clock hours of work. May be repeated for credit for a maximum of 4 credits, but grade forgiveness cannot be applied. (Internship Fee: $10.00) .

POS 2941  . INTERNSHIP EXPLORATION IN POLITICAL SCIENCE .

1-4variable

INTERNSHIP EXPLORATION IN POLITICAL SCIENCE Prerequisites: Satisfactory completion of all mandated courses in Reading, Mathematics, English and English for Academic Purposes; a minimum 2.0 institutional or overall GPA; and 12 credits, including POS 2041. The Program Director/Program Chair/Program Coordinator or Internship Placement Office has the discretion to provide override approval as it relates to the waiver of required program/discipline-related courses. This course is a planned work-based experience that provides students with supervised career exploration activities and/ or practical experiences. Each earned credit of internship requires a minimum of 80 clock hours of work. Multiple credit course. May be repeated for credit, but grade forgiveness cannot be applied. (Internship Fee: $10.00) .