Political Science (POLI)

POLI 1  Introduction to American Government and Politics

3 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU, UC)
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 201820211POLI:1TR4:45pm - 6:10pmE. Khalife21J-2
Fall 201820212POLI:1MW8:00am - 9:25amG. DePaola17-13
Fall 201820213POLI:1TR3:00pm - 4:25pmE. Khalife21J-2
Fall 201820215POLI:1MW9:45am - 11:10amC. Simon21J-2
Fall 201820216POLI:1MW9:45am - 11:10amK. Rivera18-13
Fall 201820217POLI:1MW9:45am - 11:10amG. DePaola17-13
Fall 201820218POLI:1TR9:45am - 11:10amJ. Stone21J-2
Fall 201820219POLI:1TR1:15pm - 2:40pmK. Rivera18-13
Fall 201820220POLI:1TR9:45am - 11:10amS. Vane21I-2
Fall 201820221POLI:1MW11:30am - 12:55pmJ. Stone21J-1
Fall 201820222POLI:1MW11:30am - 12:55pmK. Rivera18-13
Fall 201820223POLI:1MW11:30am - 12:55pmS. Vane21I-2
Fall 201820413POLI:1TR11:30am - 12:55pmJ. Stone21J-2
Fall 201820414POLI:1TR11:30am - 12:55pmNotEntered-XXXX
Fall 201820427POLI:1MW1:15pm - 2:40pmC. Simon21J-2
Fall 201820452POLI:1MW1:15pm - 2:40pmNotEntered-XXXX
Fall 201820453POLI:1MW9:45am - 11:10amS. Vane21I-2
Fall 201820474POLI:1TR1:15pm - 2:40pmJ. Stone21J-2
Fall 201820495POLI:1MW3:00pm - 4:25pmK. Rivera18-13
Fall 201820521POLI:1TR4:45pm - 6:10pmNotEntered-XXXX
Fall 201820522POLI:1MW4:45pm - 6:10pmR. Gonzalez18-13
Fall 201820559POLI:1W6:30pm - 9:40pmS. Trull18D-1101
Fall 201820562POLI:1R6:30pm - 9:40pmS. Trull18D-1101
Fall 201820568POLI:1F8:30am - 11:40amS. Trull18D-1101
Fall 201820843POLI:1F12:00pm - 3:10pmS. Trull18D-1101
Fall 201823822POLI:1MW4:45pm - 6:10pmNotEntered-XXXX
Fall 201824207POLI:1TR3:15pm - 4:40pmJ. LawtonIPOLY-XXXX
TR3:15pm - 4:40pmJ. LawtonIPOLY-XXXX
Fall 201824261POLI:1TR1:15pm - 2:40pmNotEntered-XXXX
Fall 201824284POLI:1MW8:00am - 9:25amNotEntered-XXXX
Fall 201824285POLI:1TR8:00am - 9:25amNotEntered-XXXX
Fall 201824286POLI:1TR8:00am - 9:25amNotEntered-XXXX
Fall 201824983POLI:1TR1:15pm - 2:40pmJ. Lawton20-7
Fall 201824986POLI:1MW11:30am - 12:55pmN. Ramos Bernal12-1280

POLI 1H  Introduction to American Government and Politics - Honors

3 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU, UC)
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 201820224POLI:1HMW1:15pm - 2:40pmS. Vane21I-2
Fall 201823013POLI:1HTR9:45am - 11:10amK. Rivera18-13

POLI 2  Comparative Politics

3 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU, UC)
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 201820227POLI:2MW11:30am - 12:55pmC. Simon21J-2

POLI 5  Political Theory I - Ancient to Contemporary

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

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

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Fall 201820573POLI:5MW9:45am - 11:10amJ. Stone21J-1
Fall 201820792POLI:5T6:30pm - 9:40pmS. Trull18D-1101
Fall 201824479POLI:5MW1:15pm - 2:40pmJ. Stone21J-1

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)
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 201820228POLI:9TR9:45am - 11:10amC. Simon21J-1
Fall 201820597POLI:9TR1:15pm - 2:40pmC. Simon21J-1

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

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.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Fall 201820225POLI:25MW8:00am - 9:25amL. Pringle21J-2
Fall 201820598POLI:25TR11:30am - 12:55pmS. Vane18-13
Fall 201820599POLI:25MW3:00pm - 4:25pmN. Ramos Bernal21J-2
Fall 201820811POLI:25TR1:15pm - 2:40pmN. Ramos Bernal21I-2
Fall 201823039POLI:25MW4:45pm - 6:10pmL. Pringle21J-2

POLI 35  African American Politics

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

Methods and strategies employed by African Americans in their quest to gain equal access and participation in American institutions.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Fall 201820226POLI:35TR11:30am - 12:55pmF. Jollevet21J-1
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