2021-2022 Undergraduate Bulletin 
    
    Aug 12, 2022  
2021-2022 Undergraduate Bulletin [Archived Bulletin]

PSCI 5000 - Senior Seminar


Goals: To enable majors to synthesize prior learning in Political Science through a senior capstone experience. To provide opportunities for intensive research and discussion of select topics in contemporary U.S. and global politics.

Content: Topics will rotate annually. Each year the seminar will focus on a specific, substantive area of politics and policy, at international, national, or local levels. Examples of topics include economic globalization, the impact of welfare reform, and advanced topics in democratic theory and social justice. Students will be expected to engage in and present the results of a major research project that integrates the central learning goals of the discipline with the substantive focus of the seminar.

Taught: Annually

Prerequisites: PSCI 3540 and instructor permission

Credits: 4