Elective Courses

Electives:

As an economics and political science combined major you are have the freedom to complete a further number credits of courses with departmental advisement. In your electives you may choose your course schedule within the following requirements:

  • 12 credits in upper-division economics
  • ❑ 9 additional credits from the following American Politics and Public Policy field:

    PLSC 311 - Introduction to Law and the Legal System Credits: 5

    PLSC 313 - Law, Courts, Politics, Society: Non-legal Perspectives of Law Credits: 5

    PLSC 314 - The U.S. Supreme Court: Law and Politics Credits: 5

    PLSC 321 - Queer and Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender Politics Credits: 5

    PLSC 323 - African American Politics Credits: 4

    PLSC 327 - Urban Politics and Policy in the U.S. Credits: 4

    PLSC 345 - Women and Politics Credits: 5

    PLSC 346 - Politics of Inequality Credits: 5 GUR: ACGM

    PLSC 347 - Race, Politics and Public Policy Credits: 5

    PLSC 348 - Environmental Justice Credits: 5

    PLSC 353 - State and Local Politics Credits: 5

    PLSC 366 - Research in Politics Credits: 5

    PLSC 414 - Constitutional Law: Separation of Powers and Federalism Credits: 5

    PLSC 415 - Constitutional Law: Civil Rights and Liberties Credits: 5

    PLSC 420 - Environmental Politics Credits: 5

    PLSC 423 - The American Presidency Credits: 3

    PLSC 427 - Politics of the Policy Process Credits: 4

    PLSC 431 - Senior Seminar in American Politics and Public Policy Credits: 3-5

    PLSC 449 - Politics and Social Change Credits: 4

    PLSC 450 - Parties, Campaigns and Elections Credits: 4

    PLSC 467 - Philosophical and Ethical Issues in Law Credits: 5

    PLSC 489 - Managing An International Ecosystem Credits: 5

     

    ❑ 4 additional credits from the following Political Theory field:

    PLSC 361 - Classical Political Thought Credits: 4

    PLSC 362 - Political Theory: Renaissance and Modern Credits: 4

    PLSC 364 - Contemporary Political Theory Credits: 4

    PLSC 432 - Senior Seminar - Political Theory Credits: 3-5

    PLSC 462 - The Rise of Modern Political Economy Credits: 4

    PLSC 463 - American Political Thought Credits: 4

    PLSC 469 - Feminist Political Theory Credits: 4

    PLSC 471 - Race and Political Theory Credits: 5

    PLSC 472 - Comparative Political Thought Credits: 5

    PLSC 473 - Politics and Culture Credits: 5

    PLSC 480 - Politics, Government and Religion Credits: 4

    PLSC 493 - Issues in Political Theory Credits: 4

❑ 8-9 additional credits in upper-division political science electives, to complete the program.

Course List from Catalog

For a complete program of study with up to date information see the university catalog for the Economics/Political Science, BA