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PLS 2200 Political Life, Systems & Issues

Basic political and government concepts and systems, including ideologies and comparative political systems; current political issues in Asia, Africa, Europe, Latin America, along with United States interests and policy options.

Prerequisites: None

Course Outcomes
  • Demonstrate an understanding of the structural differences and options among political systems.
  • Describe and compare (historical & contemporary) political theories and comparative political systems.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of and critically discuss political and economic histories, events, developments, and trends in Asia, Africa, Europe, and the Americas and throughout the world.
Credit Hours: 3
  • Classroom: 3 hours
  • Division: Liberal Arts, Communication and Social Sciences
  • Department: Political Science
  • Repeatable Credit: No
  • Offered Online: No
Available Sections
Online Learning
Online Learning
Faculty: Sooy
Term: Summer 2023
Format: Condensed content. Shorter than normal term. Complete work online when it fits your schedule, while adhering to weekly deadlines. No scheduled meeting times. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Note: A Term
Course Fee: $22.50
Open Seats: 13
Section: 5A0
Open Seats: 13
Section: 5A0