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Undergraduate Course Details
Number POL 500
Title Directed Study in Political Science
Credits 3.0
Prerequisites Open only to Junior and Senior Political Science majors. Occasional exceptions with the approval of the Department Chairperson


Study in depth of some aspect of Political Science under the direction of a member of the Department. Research paper required. Student must first present a proposal at a Departmental meeting. A total of six hours may be taken only in exceptional cases and with the approval of the Department. See POL520 for combined total of Directed Study and Internship. It is highly recommended for Political Science majors wishing to go on to graduate school.