Social Studies Broadfield - Political Science Emphasis Requirements (BSE)

Licensure

Licensure Requirements - 42 units
SECNDED 466LITERACY STRATEGIES FOR CONTENT-AREA TEACHERS3
EDFOUND 243FOUNDATIONS OF EDUCATION IN A PLURALISTIC SOCIETY (DV)(GI)3
EDFNDPRC 210INTRODUCTION TO EDUCATION AND TEACHING3
Student Teaching:4-24
DIRECTED TEACHING-MIDDLE SCHOOL (2 or 12 units)
DIRECTED TEACHING-SECONDARY (2 or 12 units)
SECNDED 430THE TEACHING OF SOCIAL STUDIES IN THE SECONDARY SCHOOL3
Select one of the following:3
GLOBAL ENVIRONMENTAL CHALLENGES (GS) (GS)
ECOLOGY AND SOCIETY (GM) (GM)
ECON 213ECONOMIC PRINCIPLES FOR TEACHERS (GS)3
EDFOUND 212EDUCATIONAL PSYCHOLOGY3
EDFOUND 425MEASUREMENT AND EVALUATION IN THE SECONDARY SCHOOL3
CIFLD 492FIELD STUDY3
SPECED 205INTRODUCTION TO SPECIAL EDUCATION3
Total Units34-54

Major

Major Requirements - 54 units
POLISCI 101INTRODUCTION TO POLITICAL SCIENCE1
POLISCI 141AMERICAN GOVERNMENT AND POLITICS (GS)3
POLISCI 301POLITICAL SCIENCE RESEARCH METHODS3
POLISCI 302WRITING IN POLITICAL SCIENCE3
Select one course from each of the following areas:15
Area 1 - American Government:
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
CONSTITUTIONAL LAW
THE CONSTITUTION AND CIVIL LIBERTIES
CRIMINAL JUSTICE AND THE CONSTITUTION
THE CONSTITUTION AND CIVIL RIGHTS
THE JUDICIAL PROCESS
POLITICS OF THE METROPOLIS
Area 2 - Public Policy & Administration:
POLICE AND CRIMINAL JUSTICE ADMINISTRATION
POLISCI 320
PUBLIC POLICY ANALYSIS
PUBLIC PERSONNEL ADMINISTRATION
FORMATION OF PUBLIC POLICY
THE POLITICS OF GOVERNMENT BUDGETING
SEMINAR IN PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION
Area 3 - Comparative Government:
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 ORGANIZATIONS
INTERNATIONAL LAW
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)
MODERN POLITICAL THOUGHT
CONTEMPORARY POLITICAL THOUGHT
AMERICAN POLITICAL THOUGHT
Select 3 elective 300 or 400 level units from the Political Science Department3
Select 6 elective units from the Political Science Department excluding GENED 1406
Select 9-12 units from two of the following departments for a total of 21 units:21
A. Economics 1
At least 3 units must be chosen from the following:
PRINCIPLES OF MACROECONOMICS (GS)
ECONOMIC PRINCIPLES FOR TEACHERS (GS)
B. Geography 2
At least 3 units must be chosen from the following:
HUMAN GEOGRAPHY (GS)
GEOGRAPHY OF WISCONSIN (GS)
GLOBAL ENVIRONMENTAL CHALLENGES (GS)
C. History
Select one course from each of the following areas, add a second course from any area:
Area 1:
AMERICAN HISTORY TO 1877 (DV)(GH)
AMERICAN HISTORY SINCE 1877 (DV)(GH)
WISCONSIN HISTORY
Area 2:
WESTERN CIVILIZATION (GH)
HISTORY OF MODERN EUROPE (GH)
Area 3:
THE EAST ASIAN TRADITION (GH)
EAST ASIA SINCE 1800 (GH)
INTRODUCTION TO ISLAMIC CIVILIZATIONS (GH)
EMPIRES & INVASIONS IN THE PRE-MODERN MIDDLE EAST: 500-1500
MODERNIZATION IN THE MIDDLE EAST (GH)
MODERN AFRICA (GH)
CONQUEST AND COLONIALISM IN LATIN AMERICA (GH)
MODERN LATIN AMERICA (GH)
D. Psychology 3
At least 3 units must be from the following:
INTRODUCTORY PSYCHOLOGY (GS)
E. Sociology
At least 3 units must be chosen from the following:
PRINCIPLES OF SOCIOLOGY (GS)
Total Units55
1

Excluding ECON 245 and ECON 345.

2

Excluding GEOGRPY 210, GEOGRPY 300, GEOGRPY 310, GEOGRPY 320, GEOGRPY 323, GEOGRPY 330 AND GEOGRPY 450.

3

Excluding PSYCH 215.