The Department of Politics provides students with a wide range of courses covering the main subfields of political science -- US politics, Comparative and International Studies, Political Theory, and Public Policy -- from introductory level classes up to 400-level seminars and tutorials. The vast majority of Politics classes are small, with between 10 to 30 students per class.
In addition to the courses listed below, students can also work one-on-one with faculty on independent study projects of their own choosing. Students can also earn credits towards the major through internships.
Use the links below to explore our course offerings:
Catalog: Listing of most Politics courses. This is a listing with a brief description of most courses offered by the Politics Department. It does not include specific topics of 400-level seminars and tutorials, or of the 300-level "Selected Topics" courses.
Courses Fall 2013: Descriptions. Course descriptions more detailed than the catalog, including titles and descriptions of seminars, tutorials, and "Selected Topics" courses that are not listed in the catalog.
Courses Fall 2013: Schedule. PDF file, listing of courses and schedule we are offering in the Fall 2013 semester.
Previous semesters. This is a listing of previous semesters, and includes the course descriptions and schedules for each semester.