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POLS 110: Introduction to Political Science (3 credits)

Course Description

Introduction to politics as a human activity. Discusses theories, ideologies, systems, and processes of politics. (3 hours lecture)

Student Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of the course, the student will be able to:

  • Identify and describe the structure of political issues and political relationships.
  • Clearly explain and evaluate complex political thought and the positions of several thinkers in political theory.
  • Examine and interpret contemporary political issues through the application of political theory.
  • Relate media, technology, and language to the formation and maintenance of the political order.
  • Carefully justify one's own political position.

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