Politics - Course of Study

See Politics course descriptions from our catalog  for more information

PO 11 Introduction to American Politics

PO 12 Introduction to Comparative Politics

PO 14 Introduction to Political Theory

Political Theory Courses 

PO 112 Critiques in Contemporary Political Thought

PO 116 Utopian Politics

PO 118 American Political Thought

PO 119 Sex, Sexuality and Gender

PO 123 Modern Political Ideologies

PO 153 The Politics of Race, Class, and Gender

PO 220 Seminar on Feminist Theory

International Relations Courses 

PO 130/IL 51 International Relations: Theories and Challenges

PO 131 International Environmental Policy

PO 132 Climate Change: Politics and Policy

PO 133 United States Foreign Policy

PO 134 Globalization: Who Rules the World?

PO 135 Global Governance: International Law and Organizations

PO 136 /IL 151 Gender, War and Peace

PO 137 Threats to Global Security in the 21st Century

Comparative Politics Courses

 PO 139 European Politics

PO 140 Islam and Muslim Politics

PO 141 African Politics

PO 142 Latin American Politics

PO 143 Caribbean Politics

PO 144 Middle East Politics

PO 145 Asian Politics

PO 146 Three Giants in Asia

PO 147 Northern Ireland: The Politics of War and Peace

PO 148 Political Violence

PO 149 Third World: Common Fate? Common Bond?

PO 249 Seminar on Russia

PO 344 Seminar on Middle East Politics

American Politics Courses 

PO 115 Introduction to the Study of Peace and Justice 

PO 150 Urban Politics

PO 155 Public Administration

PO 161 The American Presidency

PO 162 United States Congress

PO 163 Supreme Court I

PO 164 Supreme Court II

PO 165 Political Parties, Interest Groups, and Public Opinion

PO 166 American Public Policy

PO 167 Media and Politics

PO 169 US Environmental Politics and Policy

PO 170 Battle over Family Values in American Politics

Internships, Independent Study Courses, and Special Topics 

PO 190 Special Topics in Politics

PO 296 State Legislature Internship

PO 297 Washington Semester Internship

PO 298 Politics Internship

PO 390 Politics Seminar

PO 398 Independent Study/Research