Political Science - Fall 2017

American Politics — 3002
POL 1510 – 3 credits
Gregory P. Rabb

Students will study and examine national, state, and local government and politics with an emphasis on national public policy making. Students will learn the different types of democracy, the varieties of political culture and ideology, the role and history of U.S. political parties, the structure of the U.S. constitution, including federalism, and the functioning of the political economy. Eligibility: ENG 1510; must meet minimum college level reading score: Accuplacer 80+. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Hultquist Library 294
Aug 29 – Dec 21 Tue, Thu 10:00 am – 11:15 am
Law & Civil Rights — 3004
POL 2530 – 3 credits
Gregory P. Rabb

Using the case method, students will demonstrate how to "brief" significant cases in First Amendment law involving freedom of religion, freedom of speech, freedom of press, and freedom of association. Students will also learn the difference between natural rights and citizenship rights. Eligibility: ENG 1530. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Hultquist Library 207
Aug 28 – Dec 21 Mon, Wed, Fri 10:00 am – 10:50 am