2020-2021 Undergraduate Academic Catalog 
    
    Apr 20, 2021  
2020-2021 Undergraduate Academic Catalog

Political Science, B.A.


Program Learning Outcomes


Students who complete the program in Political Science will be able to:

  1. Develop an appreciation of the field of politics.
  2. Evaluate, design, and apply social science research with respect to political phenomena.
  3. Understand and critically assess the processes, theories, and outcomes of political institutions and political behavior.
  4. Demonstrate social scientific information literacy.
  5. Develop and express ideas in written communication in an effective and scholarly manner.
  6. Demonstrate oral communication abilities, particularly to convey complex ideas, recognize diverse viewpoints, and offer empirical evidence of an argument.
  7. Construct and evaluate analytical, comprehensive arguments.

 

Total: 15 Units


Note(s):


*Meets a requirement in general education

Upper-Division Requirements


American Government


Global Politics


Comparative Government


Off-Campus Political Studies Program


Internships


Electives


Total: 52 Units


Note(s):


*Required prerequisite for this course increases the number of units in the major.

 

Accepting Associate Degree for Transfer (ADT)