Political Science - Legal Studies Emphasis Requirements (BA/BS)

Major Requirements
POLISCI 101INTRODUCTION TO POLITICAL SCIENCE1
POLISCI 141AMERICAN GOVERNMENT AND POLITICS (GS)3
POLISCI 240LAW AND SOCIETY (GS)3
POLISCI 301POLITICAL SCIENCE RESEARCH METHODS3
POLISCI 302WRITING IN POLITICAL SCIENCE3
POLISCI 418LEGAL RESEARCH AND WRITING3
POLISCI 419THE JUDICIAL PROCESS3
POLISCI 493INTERNSHIP IN POLITICAL SCIENCE1-12
Select 6-9 units from the following Public Law courses:6-9
CONSTITUTIONAL LAW
THE CONSTITUTION AND CIVIL LIBERTIES
CRIMINAL JUSTICE AND THE CONSTITUTION
THE CONSTITUTION AND CIVIL RIGHTS
INTERNATIONAL LAW
Select one course from each of the following areas:15
Area 1 - American Government (Note no Public Law courses may be used to satisfy this requirement)
MEDIA AND AMERICAN POLITICS
WOMEN AND AMERICAN POLITICS
THE AMERICAN LEGISLATIVE PROCESS
THE AMERICAN PRESIDENCY
AMERICAN POLITICAL PARTIES AND ELECTIONS
AMERICAN INTEREST GROUP POLITICS
STATE AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT
PUBLIC OPINION AND POLITICAL BEHAVIOR
POLITICS OF THE METROPOLIS
Area 2 - Public Policy & Administration
POLICE AND CRIMINAL JUSTICE ADMINISTRATION
PUBLIC POLICY ANALYSIS
U.S. DISABILITY POLITICS AND POLICY
SCIENCE POLICY AND HUMAN HEALTH
US ENVIRONMENTAL POLITICS AND POLICY
PUBLIC PERSONNEL ADMINISTRATION
FORMATION OF PUBLIC POLICY
THE POLITICS OF GOVERNMENT BUDGETING
SEMINAR IN PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION
Area 3 - Comparative Government
FEDERALISM
COMPARATIVE GOVERNMENT - EUROPE
GOVERNMENT AND POLITICS OF LATIN AMERICA
GOVERNMENT AND POLITICS OF ASIA
GOVERNMENT AND POLITICS OF AFRICA
GOVERNMENT AND POLITICS IN THE MIDDLE EAST
GOVERNMENT AND POLITICS OF CHINA
GOVERNMENT AND POLITICS OF JAPAN
Area 4 - International Relations
POLITICS OF DEVELOPMENT
INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS
AMERICAN FOREIGN POLICY
PEACE STUDIES: CONFLICT RESOLUTION AND CRISIS MANAGEMENT
WOMEN IN INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS
Area 5 - Political Theory
BLACK POLITICAL AND SOCIAL THOUGHT (DV)
ANCIENT AND MEDIEVAL POLITICAL THOUGHT: GREEK, ROMAN, CHRISTIAN
MODERN POLITICAL THOUGHT
CONTEMPORARY POLITICAL THOUGHT
AMERICAN POLITICAL THOUGHT
Select 6-9 units from the following Finance Business Law courses:6-9
BUSINESS AND COMMERCIAL LAW
ADVANCED BUSINESS AND COMMERCIAL LAW
WATER LAW
ESTATES AND TRUSTS
LABOR LAW
CORPORATE GOVERNANCE AND ADMINISTRATIVE LAW
Select 3-9 units from the following Breadth courses (Note no more than 6 units may be taken from the same department):3-9
CRIMINAL INVESTIGATION
HISTORY OF AMERICAN INDIAN LAW AND POLICY
INTRODUCTION TO PHILOSOPHY (GH)
LOGIC (GH)
FUNDAMENTALS OF ENVIRONMENTAL LAW
INTRODUCTION TO CRIMINOLOGY (GS)
SOCIOLOGY OF LAW
COMMUNICATION CONFLICT RESOLUTION
PERSUASION
LAW OF MASS COMMUNICATION
GENDER LAW AND POLICY (GS)
Total Units58