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Political Science
Chair: Kathleen Dolan, BOL 672, kdolan@uwm.edu, 414-229-6468

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POL SCI-103: Introduction to Political Science (3 units; U ; SS)

An introduction to the systematic study of politics, including voting, parties, interest groups, executives, legislatures, courts, and political ideologies.

Notes:
Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
SS   3 LEC 201 30073 - 01/02-01/19 Holbrook, Thomas ONLINE WEB  
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

POL SCI-104: Introduction to American Government and Politics (3 units; U ; SS)

How the American political system works, with emphasis on the Constitution, elections, political parties, interest groups, Congress, the presidency, the courts, and national policy making.

Notes:
Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
SS   3 LEC 201 30074 - 01/02-01/19 Dolan, Kathleen ONLINE WEB  
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

POL SCI-175: Introduction to International Relations (3 units; U ; SS)

Introduction to international relations, including the major subfields. Essential characteristics of the international system and the foreign policy objectives of states are discussed to give the beginning student a clearer view of world politics.

Notes:
Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
SS   3 LEC 201 30075 - 01/02-01/19 Heo, Uk ONLINE WEB Word
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

POL SCI-250: Law and Society (3 units; U )

The law and the operation of the legal system as they relate to contemporary social issues.

Notes:
American politics course. Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 201 30076 - 01/02-01/19 Pashak, Sara ONLINE WEB  
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

POL SCI-371: Nationalism and Ethnic Conflict (3 units; U ; SS)

Origins of nations. Nationalism and the decline of empires. Origins and strategies of ethnic wars. How ethnic wars end. International intervention. Case studies, such as Arab-Israeli and India-Pakistan conflicts. Comparative or international politics course. Prereq: jr st or one pol sci course.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
SS   3 LEC 201 30077 - 01/02-01/19 Horowitz, Shale ONLINE WEB PDF
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.
Consent required to audit.

POL SCI-423: Conduct of American Foreign Affairs (3 units; U/G )

Descriptive analysis of the way American foreign policy is formulated and carried out by federal agencies.

Notes:
International Politics course. Prereq: jr st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 201 30078 - 01/02-01/19 Redd, Steven ONLINE WEB  
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.