POL210 - Introduction to Political Science

Credits: 3

This course is an introduction to the field of political science. Political ideologies, nationalism, cultures, and institutions will be discussed. Public opinion, political parties, interest groups, and voting behavior will also be covered. Throughout the course, the concepts of power and legitimacy, elitism and pluralism will guide discussion. American and comparative examples will be utilized. (Fulfills Social Science requirement.)

Required course for