Political Science (POLI)

POLI 1  Introduction to American Government and Politics

3 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU, UC, C-ID #: POLS 110)
Lecture: 54   
Prerequisite: Eligibility for ENGL 1A

Principles and problems of government with particular emphasis on national government in the United States. This course satisfies the requirement for a course in the Constitution of the United States and the principles of State and local government as required by Title 5 of the California Administrative Code.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Fall 202120996POLI:1MW8:00am - 9:25amE. Khalife26D-G210
Fall 202121010POLI:1TR8:00am - 9:25amS. Vane26D-G290
Fall 202121012POLI:1MW9:45am - 11:10amC. Simon26D-G411
Fall 202121013POLI:1MW11:30am - 12:55pmJ. Stone26D-G421
Fall 202121014POLI:1W6:30pm - 9:40pmNotEntered-XXXX
Fall 202121015POLI:1MW9:45am - 11:10amNotEntered-XXXX
Fall 202121017POLI:1TR9:45am - 11:10amS. Vane26D-G290
Fall 202121019POLI:1MW11:30am - 12:55pmC. Simon26D-G411
Fall 202121020POLI:1MW9:45am - 11:10amNotEntered-XXXX
Fall 202121022POLI:1M6:30pm - 9:40pmS. Trull26D-G290
Fall 202121057POLI:1W3:00pm - 6:10pmS. Trull26D-G290
Fall 202121060POLI:1M3:00pm - 6:10pmNotEntered-XXXX
Fall 202121087POLI:1TR8:00am - 9:25amNotEntered-XXXX
Fall 202121088POLI:1TR4:45pm - 6:10pmS. Trull26D-G290
Fall 202121089POLI:1MW1:15pm - 2:40pmS. Trull26D-G290
Fall 202123732POLI:1MW1:30pm - 3:05pmN. Ramos BernalOCAM-IPOLY
W1:30pm - 3:05pmN. Ramos BernalOCAM-IPOLY
MW1:30pm - 3:05pmN. Ramos BernalOCAM-IPOLY
MW1:30pm - 3:05pmN. Ramos BernalOCAM-IPOLY
Fall 202123868POLI:1MW7:00am - 8:35amF. JollevetOCAM-SHHS
W7:00am - 8:35amF. JollevetOCAM-SHHS
MW7:00am - 8:35amF. JollevetOCAM-SHHS
MW7:00am - 8:35amF. JollevetOCAM-SHHS

POLI 1H  Introduction to American Government and Politics - Honors

3 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU, UC, C-ID #: POLS 110)
Lecture: 54   
Prerequisite: Acceptance into the Honors Program

Principles and problems of government with particular emphasis on national government in the United States. This course satisfies the requirement for a course in the Constitution of the United States and the principles of State and local government as required by Title 5 of the California Administrative Code. An honors course designed to provide an enriched experience. Students may not receive credit for both POLI 1 and POLI 1H.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Fall 202121090POLI:1HT9:45am - 11:10amK. Rivera26D-1411
Fall 202121091POLI:1HR9:45am - 11:10amNotEntered-XXXX

POLI 2  Comparative Politics

3 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU, UC, C-ID #: POLS 130)
Lecture: 54   
Prerequisite: POLI 1 or POLI 1H and Eligibility for ENGL 1A

Comparative analysis of different political systems, including political institutions, processes, policies, histories and the environments in which they occur.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Fall 202121092POLI:2MW1:15pm - 2:40pmC. Simon26D-G411

POLI 5  Political Theory I - Ancient to Contemporary

3 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU, UC, C-ID #: POLS 120)
Lecture: 54   
Prerequisite: Eligibility for ENGL 1A

Ancient to contemporary theories of political institutions, social change, and political philosophy.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Fall 202121093POLI:5TR9:45am - 11:10amJ. Stone26D-G421
Fall 202121094POLI:5T6:30pm - 9:40pmS. Trull26D-G290

POLI 7  Political Theory II - Early Modern to Contemporary

3 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU, UC)
Lecture: 54   
Prerequisite: Eligibility for ENGL 1A
Advisory: POLI 5

Major political philosophers and theories from the late nineteenth century to the present. Intended to prepare students majoring in political science for further study in the discipline by providing adequate background preparation in political philosophy.

POLI 9  International Relations

3 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU, UC, C-ID #: POLS 140)
Lecture: 54   
Prerequisite: Eligibility for ENGL 1A

Historical and political background of world politics and core international relations theories and concepts. Attention is given to the historical development of world politics, to fundamental theories and concepts in International Relations, and to an examination of international, national, sub-national, and transnational actors and their institutions, interactions, and processes.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Fall 202121096POLI:9TR9:45am - 11:10amC. Simon26D-G411
Fall 202121097POLI:9TR1:15pm - 2:40pmC. Simon26D-G411

POLI 10  Environmental Politics

3 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU, UC)
Lecture: 54   
Advisory: Eligibility for ENGL 1A and (POLI 1 or POLI 1H)

Global environmental problems including an analysis of political theories and comparative policies in the emerging field of environmental politics.

POLI 25  Latino Politics in the United States

3 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU, UC)
Lecture: 54   
Prerequisite: Eligibility for ENGL 1A or ENGL 1AH or ENGL 1AM or AMLA 1A

Latino (the group identified as Hispanic by the U.S. Census) political thought and action and how it is influenced and shaped by American institutions such as national, state, and local governments, federal and state constitutions, and United States Supreme Court decisions. Students may not earn credit for both POLI 25 and LCAS 25.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Fall 202121098POLI:25TR8:00am - 9:25amR. Madrid26D-G210
Fall 202121099POLI:25TR9:45am - 11:10amR. Madrid26D-G210
Fall 202121100POLI:25TR11:30am - 12:55pmL. Pringle26D-G421

POLI 35  African American/Black Politics

3 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU, UC)
Lecture: 54   
Prerequisite: Eligibility for ENGL 1A or ENGL 1AH or ENGL 1AM or AMLA 1A

Methods and strategies employed by African American and Black American populations in their quest to gain equal access and participation in American institutions. Students may not earn credit for both POLI 35 and AABS 35.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Fall 202121102POLI:35MW11:30am - 12:55pmF. Jollevet26D-G210
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