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POLI 003H: Honors Introduction to Political Science

Course Description

This course is an introduction to political theory analyzing the ideological origins of nation-states from direct democracy to totalitarian forms of government. Honors Introduction to Political Science uses the pedagogical methods common to all Honors courses: interdisciplinary, writing- intensive, collaborative, and experiential instruction. As an honors course, there will be specific focus on analytical writing and exploring the field through reading primary source research.

Units: 3

  • Credit - Degree Applicable
  • Transferable to both UC and CSU

Course Details

  • Grade Options: Letter Grade
  • In-Class Lecture Hours: 48 – 54
  • In-Class Lab Hours: 0

Requisites and Advisories

  • Prerequisites: None
  • Co-Requisites: None
  • Advisory: None

Transfer Details

  • CSU/UC: Transferable to both UC and CSU
  • WVC GE: D. Social Sciences: D1 - Social and Behavioral Sciences
  • CSU GE: Area D - Social Sciences
  • UC/IGETC GE: Area 4 - Social and Behavioral Science
  • C-ID: POLS 150 - Introduction to Political Science
Last Updated 7/19/23