Teaching Minor - Political Science

Political Science
Program Code:
4379 Political Science
Program Level:
Award Type:
Teaching Minor Sec Endorsement
Start Term:
College of Social Science
Relevant Excerpt(s) from Academic Programs:
Department of Political Science
Relevant Excerpt(s) from Academic Programs:

Excerpt from the official Academic Programs Catalog:

Listed below are the approved requirements for the program from the official Academic Programs Catalog.
Students must consult their advisors to learn which specific requirements apply to their degree programs.
Requirements as represented in Degree Navigator are not available for this program.

College of Education

Department of Teacher Education

Requirements for the Disciplinary Teaching Minors
Political Science

Political Science
(Available only to students pursuing a major in Comparative Cultures and Politics, International Relations, Political Theory and Constitutional Democracy, Social Relations and Policy, Interdisciplinary Studies in Social Science, Interdisciplinary Studies in Social Science: Social Science Education, or History with a teacher certification option.)
All of the following courses (12 credits):  
PLS 100 Introduction to American National Government 3
PLS 140 Government and Politics of the World
PLS 160 Introduction to International Relations 3
PLS 170 Introduction to Political Philosophy 3
At least three of the following courses (9 or 10 credits):  
PLS 301 American State Government 3
PLS 302 Urban Politics 3
PLS 304 Minority Politics 3
PLS 310 Public Bureaucracy in the Public Policy Process 3
PLS 313 Public Policy Analysis 3
PLS 320 The American Judicial Process 3
PLS 321 American Constitutional Law 3
PLS 322 Comparative Legal Systems 3
PLS 323 Religion and Politics 4
PLS 324 American Legislative Process 3
PLS 325 American Executive Process 3
PLS 331 Political Parties and Interest Groups 3
PLS 333 Political Socialization and Public Opinion 3
PLS 334 Campaigns and Elections 3
PLS 342 Comparative Political Economy 3
PLS 344 Politics in the Third World 3
PLS 351 African Politics 3
PLS 352 Latin American Politics 3
PLS 354 Politics of Asia 3
PLS 356 West European Politics 3
PLS 357 Politics of English Speaking Democracies 3
PLS 358 Politics of the U.S.S.R. and Its Successor States 3
PLS 362 Foreign Policy 3
PLS 363 International Political Conflict 3
PLS 364 International Organization and Cooperation 3
PLS 371 Classical Political Philosophy 3
PLS 372 Modern Political Philosophy 3
PLS 377 American Political Thought 3
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