The American politics immersion introduces students to the fundamental principles, institutions, and issues of American government. In addition, the strengths and limitations of American constitutionalism are emphasized throughout and current political and policy questions facing the country are examined. The overarching intention of the immersion is to give students the necessary tools to deliberate upon the political questions of the day and to actively participate in the political process.
Notes about this immersion:
- This immersion is closed to students majoring in political science.
- Students are required to complete at least one course at the 300-level or above as part of the immersion.
|Choose three of the following:|
|POLS-200||Law and Society|
|POLS-250||State and Local Politics|
|POLS-290||Politics and the Life Sciences|
|POLS-300||Rhetoric and Political Deliberation|
|POLS-305||Political Parties and Voting|
|POLS-315||The American Presidency|
|POLS-320||American Foreign Policy|
|POLS-345||Politics and Public Policy|
|POLS-415||Evolution and Law|
|POLS-430||Constitutional Rights and Liberties|
|POLS-435||American Political Thought|
|POLS-460||Classical Constitutionalism, Virtue and Law|
|POLS-465||Modern Constitutionalism, Liberty and Equality|
|POLS-480||Women in Politics|
|POLS-485||Politics Through Fiction|
|POLS-490||Politics Through Film|