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Spring 2023

Spring 2023 political science courses.
Course Instructor Cap Course Name Days Room
POLS 100-0001 Epping 40 Amer Govt and Politics Monday/Wednesday
11 a.m.-12:15 p.m.
DU 206
POLS 100-0002 Ong 40 Amer Govt and Politics Tuesday/Thursday
12:30-1:45 p.m.
DU 206
POLS 100-0003 Powell 40 Amer Govt and Politics Thursday
6-8:40 p.m.
DU 206
POLS 100-0004 Clark, A 40 Amer Govt and Politics N/A Online 100%:
Asynchronous
POLS 210-0Y01 Semanko 40 Introduction to Law and Courts Monday/Wednesday
9:30-10:45 a.m.
DU 406
POLS 220-0001 Velandia-Hernandez 40 Introduction to Public Policy Tuesday/Thursday
9:30-10:45 a.m.
DU 212
POLS 260-0001 Porisky 40 Intro Compar Pols Monday/Wednesday
2-3:15 p.m.
DU 280
POLS 285-0001 Glas 40 Intro Intl Relations N/A Online 100%:
Asynchronous
POLS 305-0001 Hill 40 Political Parties and Elections Monday/Wednesday
9:30-10:45 a.m.
DU 310
POLS 307-0001 Schraufnagel 40 The US Congress Tuesday/Thursday
11 a.m.-12:15 p.m.
DU 204
POLS 314-0Y01 Ward 40 Law, Politics, and Baseball N/A Online 100%:
Asynchronous
POLS 324-0001 Swedlow 40 Politics of Environ Hlth and Safty Monday/Wednesday
12:30-1:45 p.m.
Online 100%:
Synchronous
POLS 340-0001 Clark,M 20 Political Analysis Tuesday
9:30 a.m.-12:10 p.m.
DU 170
POLS 368-0001 Porisky 30 Politics of Africa Monday/Wednesday
12:30-1:45 p.m.
DU 446
POLS 376-0001 Hamayotsu 35 Political Violence Monday/Wednesday
11 a.m.-12:15 p.m.
Online 100%:
Synchronous
POLS 384-0001 Glas 40 Contemporary Foreign Policy Tuesday/Thursday
2-3:15 p.m.
DU 322
POLS 395-0Y01 Clark,A 30 Contemporary Tpcs in Pols - Gender and Politics N/A Online 100%: Asynchronous
POLS 395-0001 Kuehl 30 Contemporary Tpcs in Pols - Global and Environmental Politics Tuesday/Thursday
11 a.m.-12:15 p.m.
DU 240
POLS 411-0001 Swedlow 25 Constitutional Law II Monday/Wednesday
2-3:15 p.m.
Online 100%:
Synchronous
POLS 412-0001 Pickerill 25 Constitutional Law III Tuesday/Thursday
12:30-1:45 p.m.
DU 212
POLS 490-0001 Clark,A 5 Intern in Political Science TBD TBD
POLS 603-0001 Schraufnagel 12 Research Design in Poli Sci Tuesday
3:30-6:10 p.m.
DU 464
POLS 610-0001 Ward 12 Sem in the Judicial Process Wednesday
3:30-6:10 p.m.
DU 464
POLS 667-0001 Hamayotsu 12 Sem Political Development Monday
3:30-6:10 p.m.
DU 212
POLS 684-0001 Kuehl 12 Politic Econ of Intl Relations Thursday
3:30-6:10 p.m.
DU 464
POLS 690-0001 Thurber 3 Political Science Research TBD TBD
POLS 692-0001 Clark 1 Teaching and Professional Dev Tuesday
2-3:30 p.m.
TBD

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