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Political Science Online Courses

POLS 1101: American Government

3-0-3. Prerequisites: none

This course is an introduction to the study of American government and deals primarily with the development and contemporary functioning of American political institutions with a focus on the national government and national politics. It satisfies the state legislative requirement concerning the United States Constitution and the Georgia Constitution.

POLS 2301: Intro to Comparative Politics

3-0-3. Prerequisite: POLS 1101 or permission of instructor

This course provides a comparative analysis of national governmental systems around the world. The focus of the course is a comparative analysis of governmental institutions, political processes and cultural forces that shape national behaviors. This course is usually offered only once every two academic years.  Consult the division dean for schedule plans.

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