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Undergraduate Course Details
Number POL 110H
Title Honors Understanding the Political World
Credits 3.0
Distribution DIII
Prerequisites Honors Program student; or, Political Science major or minor with the permission of the department chairperson


Concentrated study of topics in Political Science introducing qualified students to central concepts, structures, and processes of politics and government. Course topics may include: democracy in America, globalization, ethnic conflict, social justice, etc. The seminar format will emphasize critical analysis of assigned readings, extensive student participation in class discussions, and engagement in various forms of written reflection. Three seminar hours per week.