INTERNATIONAL POLITICS MINOR


 

Required for the Minor

The minor consists of 18 units, 12 of which must be in political science. Twelve units must be distinct from those used for a student's first major.

Catalog Year

Fall 2018 to Present


 

  • Required Courses ( 9 units)
  • POSC 200 Introduction to the Study of Politics (3)
  • POSC 330 Politics in Nation-States (3)
  • POSC 350 World Politics in the 21st Century (3)
  • Electives (9 units)
  • Six units must be 400-level POSC courses.

  • POSC 352 - American Foreign Policy (3)

    POSC 457 - Politics of International Economics (3)

    COMM 426 - Global Media Systems (3)

    ECON 330 - Comparative Economic Systems (3)

    ECON 335 - The International Economy (3)

    HIST 480D - United States Foreign Relations (3)

    POSC 331 - Third World Politics Through Literature (3)

    POSC 361 - Model United Nations (3)

    POSC 431T - Government and Politics of a Selected Area (3)

    POSC 432 - Women and Politics: A Comparative Perspective (3)

    POSC 434 - The Asia-Pacific in World Affairs (3)

    POSC 437 - Latin American Politics (3)

    POSC 438 - Western European Democracies (3)

    POSC 451T - Problems in International Politics (3)

    POSC 456 - National Security (3)

    POSC 461 - The United Nations and International Organizations (3) or

    POSC 476 - International Law (3)

Catalog Year

Fall 2018 or earlier


 

  • Required Courses (12 units)
  • POSC 100 American Government (3)
  • POSC 200 Introduction to the Study of Politics (3)
  • POSC 330 Politics in Nation-States (3)
  • POSC 350 World Politics in the 21st Century (3)
  • Electives (9 units)
  • Select 6 units of electives from two of the following categories of electives:
  • POSC 352 American Foreign Policy (3)
    OR POSC 457 Politics of International Economics (3)
  • POSC 331 Third World Politics Through Literature (3)
    OR POSC 431T Government and Politics of a Selected Area 
    OR POSC 434 The Asia-Pacific in World Affairs (3)
    OR POSC 438 Western European Democracies (3)
    OR POSC 451T Problems in International Politics (3)
    OR POSC 456 National Security (3)
    OR POSC 461 The United Nations and International Organizations (3)
    OR POSC 476 International Law
  • COMM 426 Global Media Systems (3)
  • ECON 330 Comparative Economic Systems (3)
  • ECON 335 The International Economy (3)
  • HIST 480D United States Foreign Relations (3)