The American Politics Subfield of Political Science

People and Society

The American Politics Subfield of Political Science

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  • Cognate
    People and Society
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  • Recommended for
    All students.
  • Required Courses
    Students must complete at least 3 courses for at least 9 credits.
  • Number of Groups: 2

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This cognate approaches the study of American Politics from the disciplinary perspective of Political Science. It includes an introductory overview to the study of political science and then students may explore any two upper division political science courses of their choice that focus on American politics.

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Complete 2 of the following option groups:

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