Requirements for a Major: 48-68 units

Political Science Standard Track: 48 units

Required Lower-Division Courses: 16 units

POL 010 American Government (4)

POL 020 International Politics (4)

POL 030 Political Theory and Ideology (4)

POL 040 Empirical Political Research (4)

Required Upper-Division Courses: 28 units

American Government and Politics: Two of the following (8)

POL 104 Constitutional Law (4)

POL 105 The Presidency (4)

POL 106 Presidential Election Politics (4)

POL 107 Voting Behavior (4)

POL 108 Congress (4)

POL 109 Political Parties and Interest Groups (4)

POL 110 American Public Opinion (4)

POL 111 American Foreign Policy (4)

POL 141 Politics of Sport (4)

International Relations and Comparative Politics: Two of the following (8)

POL 112 International Organizations and Law (4)

POL 123 Comparative Foreign and Security Policies (4)

POL 126 Sex, Gender, and Power (4)

POL 122 European Politics (4)

POL 124 International Development (4)

Political Theory: Two of the following (8)

POL 130 Classical Political Theory (4)

POL 131 Modern Political Theory (4)

POL 132 American Political Thought (4)

POL 133 Contemporary Political Theory (4)

POL 140 Christianity and Politics (4)

Internship

POL 190 Internship (4)

Electives: 4 units

Upper-Division POL Electives Course (4) in consultation with major advisor

Political Science Pre-Law Track: 64 units

Required Lower-Division Courses: 16 units

POL 010 American Government (4)

POL 020 International Politics (4)

POL 030 Political Theory and Ideology (4)

POL 040 Empirical Political Research (4)

Required Upper-Division Courses: 32 units

Both of the following: (8) (these courses may not double-count with the subfield requirements listed below)

POL 104 Constitutional Law (4)

POL 190 Internship (law related) (4)

Two of the following: (these courses may double-count with the subfield requirements listed below)

POL 108 Congress (4)

POL 112 International Organizations and Law (4)

POL 132 American Political Thought (4)

POL 133 Contemporary Political Theory (4)

American Government and Politics: Two of the following (8)

POL 106 Presidential Election Politics (4)

POL 107 Voting Behavior (4)

POL 108 Congress (4)

POL 109 Political Parties and Interest Groups (4)

POL 110 American Public Opinion (4)

POL 111 American Foreign Policy (4)

POL 141 Politics of Sport (4)

International Relations and Comparative Politics: Two of the following (8)

POL 112 International Organizations and Law (4)

POL 123 Comparative Foreign and Security Policies (4)

POL 126 Sex, Gender, and Power (4)

POL 122 European Politics (4)

POL 124 International Development (4)

Political Theory: Two of the following (8)

POL 130 Classical Political Theory (4)

POL 131 Modern Political Theory (4)

POL 132 American Political Thought (4)

POL 133 Contemporary Political Theory (4)

POL 140 Christianity and Politics (4)

Requirements from outside POL Department: 16 units

Communication: Two of the following (8)

COM 015 Public Speaking (4)

COM 130 Argumentation and Advocacy (4)

ENG 104 Modern Grammar and Advanced Composition (4)

Theory and Analysis: One of the following (4)

PHI 012 Critical Reasoning and Logic (4)

PHI 104 Ethics (4)

PHI 133 Political and Legal Philosophy (4)

Specific Emphases: One of the following (4)

COM 133 Conflict and Reconciliation (4)

EB 012 Principles of Microeconomics (4)

EB 105 Business Law (4)

HIS 178 California Experience (4)

Recommended Course:

POL 130 Classical Political Theory (4)


Political Science International Affairs Track: 68 units

Required Lower-Division Courses: 16 units

POL 010 American Government (4)

POL 020 International Politics (4)

POL 030 Political Theory and Ideology (4)

POL 040 Empirical Political Research (4)

Required Upper-Division Courses: 28 units

POL 111 American Foreign Policy (4)

POL 190 Internship (4) (international or foreign policy related in an offcampus/study abroad program approved by the major advisor)

American Government and Politics: One of the following (4)

POL 104 Constitutional Law (4)

POL 105 The Presidency (4)

POL 106 Presidential Election Politics (4)

POL 107 Voting Behavior (4)

POL 108 Congress (4)

POL 109 Political Parties and Interest Groups (4)

POL 110 American Public Opinion (4)

POL 141 Politics of Sport (4)

International Relations and Comparative Politics: Two of the following (8)

POL 112 International Organizations and Law (4)

POL 123 Comparative Foreign and Security Policies (4)

POL 126 Sex, Gender, and Power (4)

POL 122 European Politics (4)

POL 124 International Development (4)

Political Theory: Two of the following (8)

POL 130 Classical Political Theory (4)

POL 131 Modern Political Theory (4)

POL 132 American Political Thought (4)

POL 133 Contemporary Political Theory (4)

POL 140 Christianity and Politics (4)

POL Electives: 4 units

Upper-Division POL Elective Course (4) in International Relations and Comparative Politics

Requirements from outside POL Department: 20 units

EB 011 Principles of Macroeconomics (4)

Foreign Language (8) with approval of major advisor

AN 001 Introduction to Anthropology (4)

One of the following: (4)

HIS 140 European Politics and Diplomacy Since 1789 (4)

HIS 162 Modern and Contemporary Latin America (4)

HIS 182 History of the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict (4)

(Other HIS courses may be approved by major advisor)

Recommended Courses:

RS 142 World Religions (4)

EB 012 Principles of Microeconomics (4)

Political Science International Security and Development Track: 68 units

Required Lower-Division Courses: 24 units

POL 020 International Politics (4)

POL 030 Political Theory and Ideology (4)

POL 040 Empirical Political Research (4)

AN 001 Introduction to Cultural Anthropology (4)

EB 011 Principles of Macroeconomics (4)

EB 012 Principles of Microeconomics (4)

Required Upper-Division Courses: 28 units

POL 112 International Organizations and Law (4)

POL 123 Comparative Foreign and Security Policies (4)

POL 124 International Development (4)

POL 133 Contemporary Political Theory (4)

POL 190 Internship (4) (international or foreign policy related in an offcampus/study abroad program approved by the major advisor)

Foreign Language (8) with approval of major advisor

Required Upper-Division Elective Courses: 16 units

One of the following: (4)

AN 135 Gender and Sex Roles in Cross-Cultural Perspective (4)

POL 126 Sex, Gender and Power (4)

One of the following: (4)

POL 140 Christianity and Politics (4)

RS 142 World Religions (4)

Two of the following: (8)

AN 140 Food Systems (4)

COM 133 Conflict and Reconciliation (4)

COM 138 International Rhetoric (4)

EB 104 World Poverty and Economic Development

EB 105 Business Law (4)

HIS 162 Modern and Contemporary Latin America (4)

HIS 182 History of the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict (4)

HIS 185 Imperialism and Independence (4)

HIS 186 Modern South Asia

POL 111 American Foreign Policy (4)

POL 122 European Politics (4)

POL 128 Culture and Conflict in the Modern Middle East (4)

Other elective courses may be approved by the major advisor