POLI 310

Research Project in American Politics

Political Science College of Family, Home, and Social Sciences

Course Description

Advanced research skills and advanced writing for students in their junior year; focused on US politics.

When Taught

Fall and Winter

Grade Rule

Inclusive Grade Rule: A B C D E I P T

Min

3

Fixed

3

Fixed

3

Fixed

0

Other Prerequisites

or instructor's consent.

Note

For political science majors only. POLI 328 required or concurrent enrollment.

Title

Political Process, Theory, and Thought

Learning Outcome

Possess a factual and theoretical knowledge of US politics in at least one specialized area.

Title

Effective and Professional Writing

Learning Outcome

Write professional grade research papers on political science questions.

Title

Effective Oral Communication

Learning Outcome

Communicate effectively by presenting ideas in a high quality oral presentation.

Title

Effective Research and Analysis

Learning Outcome

Use appropriate methods of analysis and research, including qualitative and quantitative methods, historical comparison, and textual interpretation to answer political questions.