Catalog Review

For Course Qualities In Effect For 2019-20

Process Date: 14-AUG-2020

GOVT - Government

110 INTRO TO POLITICAL SCIENCE Active
  Long Title: Introduction to Political Science  
Units: 6 Cross-Listing Parent: Repeatable: No
S/U Only: No Enr Limit per Sec: 40 IP Allowed: No
Permission Req.: No Schedule Type: 01 - Standard Campus: Appleton Main Campus
Attributes: G018 - LL Soc Sci GER (86cr)
G036 - Social Science Div GER (01cr)
N008 - BM Social Science (95cr)
N017 - BM Social Science (01cr)
S019 - Government Course
UD04 - Division of Social Sciences
UL02 - Introductory Course
Prerequisites:
Description: An introduction to the nature of contemporary politics and government. Topics drawn primarily from American national, state, and local government and politics, with other political systems introduced for comparative purposes. Emphasis on such major concepts as power, legitimacy, political culture, conflict, and rational choice and on an examination of how a political system manages problems related to political change.

140 INTRO INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS Active
  Long Title: Introduction to International Relations  
Units: 6 Cross-Listing Parent: Repeatable: No
S/U Only: No Enr Limit per Sec: 40 IP Allowed: No
Permission Req.: No Schedule Type: 01 - Standard Campus: Appleton Main Campus
Attributes: G018 - LL Soc Sci GER (86cr)
G036 - Social Science Div GER (01cr)
G042 - Diversity-Global GER (01cr)
N008 - BM Social Science (95cr)
N017 - BM Social Science (01cr)
S019 - Government Course
UD04 - Division of Social Sciences
UL02 - Introductory Course
Prerequisites:
Description: An introductory study of the cultural, political, and economic interactions among states and non-state actors in global politics. Special attention is paid to key issues, including international security, foreign policy decision-making, and the role of diplomacy in promoting cooperation. Required for the interdisciplinary area in international studies.

151 INTRO TO ENVIRONMENTAL POLICY Active
  Long Title: Introduction to Environmental Policy  
Units: 6 Cross-Listing Parent: ENST 151 Repeatable: No
S/U Only: No Enr Limit per Sec: 40 IP Allowed: No
Permission Req.: No Schedule Type: 01 - Standard Campus: Appleton Main Campus
Attributes: A005 - Cross-Listed Course
G018 - LL Soc Sci GER (86cr)
G036 - Social Science Div GER (01cr)
N008 - BM Social Science (95cr)
N017 - BM Social Science (01cr)
S019 - Government Course
UD04 - Division of Social Sciences
UL02 - Introductory Course
Prerequisites:
Description: This course applies principles of economics and political science to environmental issues, including pollution, resource limitation, and environmental degradation. It is designed to foster an understanding of the environmental policy-making and regulatory process in the United States and globally.

191 DIRECTED STUDY IN GOVERNMENT Active
  Long Title: Directed Study in Government  
Units: 1 TO 98 Cross-Listing Parent: Repeatable: Yes
S/U Only: No Enr Limit per Sec: None IP Allowed: Yes
Permission Req.: Yes Schedule Type: 14 - Directed Study Campus: Appleton Main Campus
Attributes: G018 - LL Soc Sci GER (86cr)
G036 - Social Science Div GER (01cr)
N008 - BM Social Science (95cr)
N017 - BM Social Science (01cr)
S019 - Government Course
UD04 - Division of Social Sciences
UL02 - Introductory Course
Prerequisites: Counter Registration Required.
Description: Directed study follows a syllabus set primarily by the instructor to meet the needs or interests of an individual student or small group of students. The main goal of directed study is knowledge or skill acquisition, not research or creative work.

195 INTERNSHIP IN GOVERNMENT Active
  Long Title: Internship in Governenment  
Units: 1 TO 98 Cross-Listing Parent: Repeatable: Yes
S/U Only: No Enr Limit per Sec: None IP Allowed: Yes
Permission Req.: Yes Schedule Type: 08 - Internship/Practica Campus: Appleton Main Campus
Attributes: A010 - Internship
G018 - LL Soc Sci GER (86cr)
G036 - Social Science Div GER (01cr)
N008 - BM Social Science (95cr)
N017 - BM Social Science (01cr)
S019 - Government Course
UD04 - Division of Social Sciences
UL02 - Introductory Course
Prerequisites: At least one government course at 200-level or above and consent of instructor; Counter Registration Required
Description: Work with a government agency, legislative office, research institution, private employer, or other relevant organization, arranged under the direction of an instructor in the department. The academic component of the internship includes readings related to the substance of the internship, discussions with the faculty supervisor, and a written report appropriate to the discipline. Course grades are based on this academic work.

200 POLITICS & HUMAN NATURE Active
  Long Title: Politics and Human Nature  
Units: 6 Cross-Listing Parent: Repeatable: No
S/U Only: No Enr Limit per Sec: 18 IP Allowed: No
Permission Req.: No Schedule Type: 01 - Standard Campus: Appleton Main Campus
Attributes: G020 - UL Soc Sci GER (86cr)
G036 - Social Science Div GER (01cr)
N008 - BM Social Science (95cr)
N017 - BM Social Science (01cr)
S019 - Government Course
UD04 - Division of Social Sciences
UL01 - Upper Level Degree Credit
UL03 - Foundation/Gateway Course
Prerequisites: FRST 101 or sophomore standing
Description: What activities are most appropriate for human beings? What is the purpose of political activity? What is the best practicable constitution for a political community? This course examines several philosophers’ arguments concerning the best political regime in light of their respective visions of human nature and happiness.

203 LATIN AMER ECONOMIC DEVELOPMNT Active
  Long Title: Latin American Economic Development  
Units: 6 Cross-Listing Parent: ECON 203 Repeatable: No
S/U Only: No Enr Limit per Sec: 25 IP Allowed: No
Permission Req.: No Schedule Type: 01 - Standard Campus: Appleton Main Campus
Attributes: G020 - UL Soc Sci GER (86cr)
G036 - Social Science Div GER (01cr)
G042 - Diversity-Global GER (01cr)
N008 - BM Social Science (95cr)
N017 - BM Social Science (01cr)
S019 - Government Course
UD04 - Division of Social Sciences
UL01 - Upper Level Degree Credit
UL03 - Foundation/Gateway Course
Prerequisites: ECON 100
Description: This course combines economic theory, policy and historical accounts to understand the forces shaping Latin American economic development. Students will gain an understanding of major theories and trends in Latin American development while analyzing specific development issues, including equitable growth, agriculture, migration, gender equity, education, and health. Students will complete thoughtful critiques of readings, problem sets analyzing real data, and in-depth evaluations of specific issues.

204 SPECIAL TOPICS IN GOVERNMENT Active
  Long Title: Special Topics in Government  
Units: 1 TO 99 Cross-Listing Parent: Repeatable: No
S/U Only: No Enr Limit per Sec: None IP Allowed: No
Permission Req.: No Schedule Type: 01 - Standard Campus: Appleton Main Campus
Attributes: G020 - UL Soc Sci GER (86cr)
G036 - Social Science Div GER (01cr)
N008 - BM Social Science (95cr)
N017 - BM Social Science (01cr)
S019 - Government Course
UD04 - Division of Social Sciences
UL01 - Upper Level Degree Credit
UL03 - Foundation/Gateway Course
Prerequisites:
Description: This course explores a topic in American politics, comparative politics, international politics, political theory, or another government subfield which is not addressed by the Government Department's regular course offerings.

208 SUSTAINABLE CHINA: ENVIR/ECON Active
  Long Title: Sustainable China: Environment and Economy  
Units: 6 Cross-Listing Parent: ECON 208 Repeatable: No
S/U Only: No Enr Limit per Sec: None IP Allowed: No
Permission Req.: Yes Schedule Type: 01 - Standard Campus: Appleton Main Campus
Attributes: A005 - Cross-Listed Course
G020 - UL Soc Sci GER (86cr)
G036 - Social Science Div GER (01cr)
G042 - Diversity-Global GER (01cr)
N008 - BM Social Science (95cr)
N017 - BM Social Science (01cr)
S019 - Government Course
UD04 - Division of Social Sciences
UL01 - Upper Level Degree Credit
UL03 - Foundation/Gateway Course
Prerequisites: Limited to students selected for the Sustainable China study trip
Description: This course integrates environmental and economic topics relevant for understanding sustainability in the Chinese context, including economic development, natural resource management, urban growth, and environmental policy. It is a prerequisite for a December study trip to China.

211 US FEDERALISM IN TRANSITION Active
  Long Title: Flexibility and Freedom: American Federalism in Transition  
Units: 6 Cross-Listing Parent: Repeatable: No
S/U Only: No Enr Limit per Sec: None IP Allowed: No
Permission Req.: No Schedule Type: 01 - Standard Campus: Appleton Main Campus
Attributes: G020 - UL Soc Sci GER (86cr)
G036 - Social Science Div GER (01cr)
N008 - BM Social Science (95cr)
N017 - BM Social Science (01cr)
S019 - Government Course
UD04 - Division of Social Sciences
UL01 - Upper Level Degree Credit
UL03 - Foundation/Gateway Course
Prerequisites: GOVT 110 or consent of instructor
Description: Federalism is a compromise between freedom and equality. How much authority should member states have over elections? Education? The environment? Immigration? Observers characterize federalism both as a bulwark against tyranny and a perpetrator of inequality. This course considers federalism's development in the United States and Europe, its contradictions, and its survival in a global society.

215 DEMOCRACY IN COMP PERSPECTIVE Active
  Long Title: Democracy in Comparative Perspective  
Units: 6 Cross-Listing Parent: Repeatable: No
S/U Only: No Enr Limit per Sec: 20 IP Allowed: No
Permission Req.: No Schedule Type: 01 - Standard Campus: Appleton Main Campus
Attributes: G020 - UL Soc Sci GER (86cr)
G036 - Social Science Div GER (01cr)
N008 - BM Social Science (95cr)
N017 - BM Social Science (01cr)
S019 - Government Course
UD04 - Division of Social Sciences
UL01 - Upper Level Degree Credit
UL03 - Foundation/Gateway Course
Prerequisites:
Description: This course examines variations in the institutional design and practice of democracy drawing on a range of national and historical cases. Course materials will address the following questions: Are there social, cultural, or economic prerequisites for democratic stability? How and why does the design of democratic institutions vary across national borders? Why does democracy sometimes produce undesirable social, political, and economic outcomes? And why and how do democracies collapse?

220 ELECT CANDIDATES & POL PARTIES Active
  Long Title: American Elections, Candidates, and Political Parties  
Units: 6 Cross-Listing Parent: Repeatable: No
S/U Only: No Enr Limit per Sec: 35 IP Allowed: No
Permission Req.: No Schedule Type: 01 - Standard Campus: Appleton Main Campus
Attributes: G020 - UL Soc Sci GER (86cr)
G036 - Social Science Div GER (01cr)
N008 - BM Social Science (95cr)
N017 - BM Social Science (01cr)
S019 - Government Course
UD04 - Division of Social Sciences
UL01 - Upper Level Degree Credit
UL03 - Foundation/Gateway Course
Prerequisites: GOVT 110 or consent of instructor
Description: A study of the development, organization, structure, and activities of American political parties, with special attention to the recruitment and selection of presidential candidates.

226 IDENTITY POLITICS Active
  Long Title: Identity Politics and Ethnic Conflict  
Units: 6 Cross-Listing Parent: GOVT 226 Repeatable: No
S/U Only: No Enr Limit per Sec: 35 IP Allowed: No
Permission Req.: No Schedule Type: 01 - Standard Campus: Appleton Main Campus
Attributes: A005 - Cross-Listed Course
G020 - UL Soc Sci GER (86cr)
G036 - Social Science Div GER (01cr)
G044 - Diversity-Dimens GER (01cr)
N008 - BM Social Science (95cr)
N017 - BM Social Science (01cr)
S019 - Government Course
UD04 - Division of Social Sciences
UL01 - Upper Level Degree Credit
UL03 - Foundation/Gateway Course
Prerequisites: Sophomore standing or consent of instructor
Description: Are conflicts between identity groups inevitable? Why do outbreaks of violence and ethnic conflict occur when they do? How have governments dealt with diversity and with what consequences? Students will read both new and classic works from the literature on nationalism, identity politics, genocide and post-conflict resolution across the world.

235 AMERICAN POLITICAL THOUGHT Active
  Long Title: American Political Thought  
Units: 6 Cross-Listing Parent: Repeatable: No
S/U Only: No Enr Limit per Sec: 24 IP Allowed: No
Permission Req.: No Schedule Type: 01 - Standard Campus: Appleton Main Campus
Attributes: G020 - UL Soc Sci GER (86cr)
G036 - Social Science Div GER (01cr)
N008 - BM Social Science (95cr)
N017 - BM Social Science (01cr)
S019 - Government Course
UD04 - Division of Social Sciences
UL01 - Upper Level Degree Credit
UL03 - Foundation/Gateway Course
Prerequisites: Sophomore standing or consent of instructor
Description: This course examines the character and historical development of American political thought. Students analyze ideas about liberty, virtue, equality, authority, and community expressed in political tracts and speeches from colonial times to the present.

245 COMPARATIVE POLITICS Active
  Long Title: Comparative Politics of Less-Developed Countries  
Units: 6 Cross-Listing Parent: Repeatable: No
S/U Only: No Enr Limit per Sec: 35 IP Allowed: No
Permission Req.: No Schedule Type: 01 - Standard Campus: Appleton Main Campus
Attributes: G020 - UL Soc Sci GER (86cr)
G036 - Social Science Div GER (01cr)
G042 - Diversity-Global GER (01cr)
N008 - BM Social Science (95cr)
N017 - BM Social Science (01cr)
S019 - Government Course
UD04 - Division of Social Sciences
UL01 - Upper Level Degree Credit
UL03 - Foundation/Gateway Course
Prerequisites: Sophomore standing and one of GOVT 110 or GOVT 140
Description: This course provides an introduction to politics in less-developed countries, paying close attention to differences within the so-called “developing world” and the impact of economic realities on politics. In doing so, it addresses questions about the relationship between economic development and democracy and the impact of globalization on poor countries.

248 SOCIAL ENTREPRENEURSHIP Active
  Long Title: Social Entrepreneurship  
Units: 6 Cross-Listing Parent: GOVT 248 Repeatable: No
S/U Only: No Enr Limit per Sec: 24 IP Allowed: No
Permission Req.: No Schedule Type: 01 - Standard Campus: Appleton Main Campus
Attributes: A005 - Cross-Listed Course
G020 - UL Soc Sci GER (86cr)
G036 - Social Science Div GER (01cr)
G042 - Diversity-Global GER (01cr)
N008 - BM Social Science (95cr)
N017 - BM Social Science (01cr)
S019 - Government Course
UD04 - Division of Social Sciences
UL01 - Upper Level Degree Credit
UL03 - Foundation/Gateway Course
Prerequisites: Sophomore standing or consent of instructor
Description: Social entrepreneurs all over the world adopt and implement innovative ideas in order to address some of the world's most pressing problems. In this course, students will study the many dimensions of social entrepreneurship, especially those ventures that address problems of human security. Students will work with a team to propose an entrepreneurial solution to one such problem.

252 SUSTAINABLE CITIES Active
  Long Title: Sustainable Cities  
Units: 3 Cross-Listing Parent: GOVT 252 Repeatable: No
S/U Only: No Enr Limit per Sec: None IP Allowed: No
Permission Req.: Yes Schedule Type: 01 - Standard Campus: Appleton Main Campus
Attributes: A005 - Cross-Listed Course
G020 - UL Soc Sci GER (86cr)
G036 - Social Science Div GER (01cr)
N008 - BM Social Science (95cr)
N017 - BM Social Science (01cr)
S019 - Government Course
UD04 - Division of Social Sciences
UL01 - Upper Level Degree Credit
UL03 - Foundation/Gateway Course
Prerequisites: An introductory course in GOVT, ECON, ENST or GLST, or consent of instructor
Description: How can cities be sustainable? The increasing urbanization of the world's population, shift to service-driven economies, and growing diversity of cities make this question pressing and complicated. This course introduces economic, environmental, and social dimensions of the urban sustainability problem and explores responses to it through a two-week December study trip to London and Amsterdam and winter term studies and poster presentations. Program fee is required. Students pay their own airfare.

260 EUROPEAN DEMOCRACIES Active
  Long Title: European Democracies  
Units: 6 Cross-Listing Parent: Repeatable: No
S/U Only: No Enr Limit per Sec: 35 IP Allowed: No
Permission Req.: No Schedule Type: 01 - Standard Campus: Appleton Main Campus
Attributes: G020 - UL Soc Sci GER (86cr)
G036 - Social Science Div GER (01cr)
N008 - BM Social Science (95cr)
N017 - BM Social Science (01cr)
S019 - Government Course
UD04 - Division of Social Sciences
UL01 - Upper Level Degree Credit
UL03 - Foundation/Gateway Course
Prerequisites: GOVT 110 or sophomore standing
Description: An examination of the historical development and contemporary characteristics of western European political systems that first compares the contemporary systems of Great Britain, France, and Germany and then focuses on challenges facing European democracies today, including environmental problems and increasing immigration. Particular attention is paid to the process of European integration and the role of the European Union.

270 GLOBAL ENVIRONMENTAL POLITICS Active
  Long Title: Global Environmental Politics  
Units: 6 Cross-Listing Parent: GOVT 270 Repeatable: No
S/U Only: No Enr Limit per Sec: 35 IP Allowed: No
Permission Req.: No Schedule Type: 01 - Standard Campus: Appleton Main Campus
Attributes: A005 - Cross-Listed Course
G020 - UL Soc Sci GER (86cr)
G036 - Social Science Div GER (01cr)
G042 - Diversity-Global GER (01cr)
N008 - BM Social Science (95cr)
N017 - BM Social Science (01cr)
S019 - Government Course
UD04 - Division of Social Sciences
UL01 - Upper Level Degree Credit
UL03 - Foundation/Gateway Course
Prerequisites: Sophomore standing or ENST 150 or GOVT 110
Description: This course provides an examination of the environment as an issue in world politics. Emphasis will be placed on the role of both state and non-state actors (i.e., the UN, NGOs) in global environmental regimes that are designed to deal with global warming, ozone depletion, and other environmental issues. Particular attention will be paid to the positions taken by both developed and developing countries. As part of the course, students will participate in a simulation of an international negotiation on an environmental issue.

271 RESEARCH METHDS POLITICAL SCI Active
  Long Title: Research Methods in Political Science  
Units: 6 Cross-Listing Parent: Repeatable: No
S/U Only: No Enr Limit per Sec: 15 IP Allowed: No
Permission Req.: No Schedule Type: 01 - Standard Campus: Appleton Main Campus
Attributes: G020 - UL Soc Sci GER (86cr)
G036 - Social Science Div GER (01cr)
N008 - BM Social Science (95cr)
N017 - BM Social Science (01cr)
S019 - Government Course
UD04 - Division of Social Sciences
UL01 - Upper Level Degree Credit
UL03 - Foundation/Gateway Course
Prerequisites: GOVT 110 or consent of instructor; seniors must obtain consent of instructor
Description: Considers research approaches and methods political scientists use to create knowledge. The course will explore quantitative and qualitative techniques with theory and hands-on applications. The goal of the course is to improve students’ ability to read research critically and to make and test their own arguments in political science. Students should take this course in their sophomore or junior year.

274 PUBLIC ECONOMICS Active
  Long Title: Public Economics  
Units: 6 Cross-Listing Parent: ECON 271 Repeatable: No
S/U Only: No Enr Limit per Sec: None IP Allowed: No
Permission Req.: No Schedule Type: 01 - Standard Campus: Appleton Main Campus
Attributes: A005 - Cross-Listed Course
G020 - UL Soc Sci GER (86cr)
G036 - Social Science Div GER (01cr)
N008 - BM Social Science (95cr)
N017 - BM Social Science (01cr)
S019 - Government Course
UD04 - Division of Social Sciences
UL01 - Upper Level Degree Credit
UL03 - Foundation/Gateway Course
Prerequisites: ECON 100
Description: Public economics covers a range of topics from taxation to social insurance and redistribution to homeland security. The course develops a template for framing and analyzing public policy issues that provides a basis for understanding the rationale for government intervention, the alternative policy instruments that can be used to affect economic outcomes, and the economic tools used to evaluate the effects of intervention.

275 GLOBAL ECONOMIC RELATIONS Active
  Long Title: Global Economic Relations  
Units: 6 Cross-Listing Parent: GOVT 275 Repeatable: No
S/U Only: No Enr Limit per Sec: None IP Allowed: No
Permission Req.: No Schedule Type: 01 - Standard Campus: Appleton Main Campus
Attributes: A005 - Cross-Listed Course
G020 - UL Soc Sci GER (86cr)
G036 - Social Science Div GER (01cr)
G042 - Diversity-Global GER (01cr)
N008 - BM Social Science (95cr)
N017 - BM Social Science (01cr)
S019 - Government Course
UD04 - Division of Social Sciences
UL01 - Upper Level Degree Credit
UL03 - Foundation/Gateway Course
Prerequisites: Sophomore standing and ECON 100. GOVT 140 or GOVT 340 recommended.
Description: This course covers the major concepts utilized in the field of international political economy. Major issues covered include debates about globalization, trade policy and free-trade agreements, monetary policy and currency regulation, aid and development, immigration policy and labor migration, global corporations, and international institutions such as the World Bank, IMF, and WTO.

276 ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT Active
  Long Title: Economic Development  
Units: 6 Cross-Listing Parent: ECON 200 Repeatable: No
S/U Only: No Enr Limit per Sec: None IP Allowed: No
Permission Req.: No Schedule Type: 01 - Standard Campus: Appleton Main Campus
Attributes: A005 - Cross-Listed Course
G020 - UL Soc Sci GER (86cr)
G036 - Social Science Div GER (01cr)
G042 - Diversity-Global GER (01cr)
G052 - Quantitative Analy GER (01cr)
N008 - BM Social Science (95cr)
N017 - BM Social Science (01cr)
S019 - Government Course
UD04 - Division of Social Sciences
UL01 - Upper Level Degree Credit
UL03 - Foundation/Gateway Course
Prerequisites: ECON 100
Description: This course seeks to provide students with a broad based understanding of economic development and the choices countries face. To obtain such an understanding, students will read the works of contemporary economists who provide a variety of approaches to poverty alleviation and the tradeoffs that must be confronted. Emphasis will be placed on close reading, class discussion, and on writing a number of papers that compare and contrast different views of economic development.

280 US FOREIGN POLICY Active
  Long Title: U.S. Foreign Policy  
Units: 6 Cross-Listing Parent: Repeatable: No
S/U Only: No Enr Limit per Sec: 35 IP Allowed: No
Permission Req.: No Schedule Type: 01 - Standard Campus: Appleton Main Campus
Attributes: G020 - UL Soc Sci GER (86cr)
G036 - Social Science Div GER (01cr)
G042 - Diversity-Global GER (01cr)
N008 - BM Social Science (95cr)
N017 - BM Social Science (01cr)
S019 - Government Course
UD04 - Division of Social Sciences
UL01 - Upper Level Degree Credit
UL03 - Foundation/Gateway Course
Prerequisites: GOVT 110 recommended
Description: Analysis and interpretation of the nature, patterns, and trends of American foreign policy since World War II. Emphasis on the origins, development, and passing of the Cold War and on factors of continuing significance.

315 FOUNDING THE JUST REGIME Active
  Long Title: Founding the Just Regime  
Units: 6 Cross-Listing Parent: Repeatable: No
S/U Only: No Enr Limit per Sec: 18 IP Allowed: No
Permission Req.: No Schedule Type: 01 - Standard Campus: Appleton Main Campus
Attributes: G020 - UL Soc Sci GER (86cr)
G036 - Social Science Div GER (01cr)
N008 - BM Social Science (95cr)
N017 - BM Social Science (01cr)
S019 - Government Course
UD04 - Division of Social Sciences
UL01 - Upper Level Degree Credit
UL03 - Foundation/Gateway Course
Prerequisites: Sophomore standing
Description: Can a corrupt people create a just regime? What role must violence, deception, persuasion, and reflection play in promoting political justice? What are the ground and scope of citizens’ political obligations? This course studies the difficulties of creating and reforming political communities.

320 INTRO TO CONSTITUTIONAL LAW Active
  Long Title: Introduction to Constitutional Law  
Units: 6 Cross-Listing Parent: Repeatable: No
S/U Only: No Enr Limit per Sec: 30 IP Allowed: No
Permission Req.: No Schedule Type: 01 - Standard Campus: Appleton Main Campus
Attributes: G020 - UL Soc Sci GER (86cr)
G036 - Social Science Div GER (01cr)
N008 - BM Social Science (95cr)
N017 - BM Social Science (01cr)
S019 - Government Course
UD04 - Division of Social Sciences
UL01 - Upper Level Degree Credit
UL03 - Foundation/Gateway Course
Prerequisites: Sophomore standing
Description: This course examines the American Constitution's structure and purposes; who may authoritatively interpret the Constitution; and legal debates that have attended American constitutional development. It focuses particular attention on competing claims about the founding; interpretive expertise and authority; the contract and commerce clauses; the separation of powers; and federalism.

321 CIV LIBERTIES & SUPREME COURT Active
  Long Title: Civil Liberties and the Supreme Court  
Units: 6 Cross-Listing Parent: Repeatable: No
S/U Only: No Enr Limit per Sec: 24 IP Allowed: No
Permission Req.: No Schedule Type: 01 - Standard Campus: Appleton Main Campus
Attributes: G020 - UL Soc Sci GER (86cr)
G036 - Social Science Div GER (01cr)
N008 - BM Social Science (95cr)
N017 - BM Social Science (01cr)
S019 - Government Course
UD04 - Division of Social Sciences
UL01 - Upper Level Degree Credit
UL03 - Foundation/Gateway Course
Prerequisites: GOVT 110 or sophomore standing
Description: A study of landmark 20th-century civil-rights and liberties cases in U.S. constitutional law. These cases involve critical constitutional issues concerning the nationalization of the Bill of Rights, freedom of speech and press, abortion and the right to privacy, desegregation and affirmative action.

322 LIBERTY & CONST DEMOCRACY Active
  Long Title: Liberty and Constitutional Democracy  
Units: 6 Cross-Listing Parent: Repeatable: No
S/U Only: No Enr Limit per Sec: 24 IP Allowed: No
Permission Req.: No Schedule Type: 01 - Standard Campus: Appleton Main Campus
Attributes: G020 - UL Soc Sci GER (86cr)
G036 - Social Science Div GER (01cr)
N008 - BM Social Science (95cr)
N017 - BM Social Science (01cr)
S019 - Government Course
UD04 - Division of Social Sciences
UL01 - Upper Level Degree Credit
UL03 - Foundation/Gateway Course
Prerequisites: Sophomore standing
Description: This course addresses philosophical and legal questions about liberty and constitutional democracy. To what extent should people be free to live, speak, interact, and employ property as they please? Should the scope of individual rights be defined by legal experts, majority rule, or something else? To what extent does American constitutional law guarantee such rights? Discussions with written assignments and/or exams and evaluations of class participation.

340 INTERNATIONAL POLITICS Active
  Long Title: International Politics  
Units: 6 Cross-Listing Parent: Repeatable: No
S/U Only: No Enr Limit per Sec: 35 IP Allowed: No
Permission Req.: No Schedule Type: 01 - Standard Campus: Appleton Main Campus
Attributes: G020 - UL Soc Sci GER (86cr)
G036 - Social Science Div GER (01cr)
G042 - Diversity-Global GER (01cr)
N008 - BM Social Science (95cr)
N017 - BM Social Science (01cr)
S019 - Government Course
UD04 - Division of Social Sciences
UL01 - Upper Level Degree Credit
UL03 - Foundation/Gateway Course
Prerequisites: GOVT 110 or 140 or sophomore standing
Description: An analysis of patterns of interactions of state and non-state actors in a system without supreme authority, focusing on alternative theoretical frameworks rather than substantive problems. Special emphasis on “realist” and “liberal” theories; the nature and uses of power in international politics; and issues of security, including conventional war, weapons of mass destruction, terrorism, environmental decay, and migration.

360 THE AMERICAN PRESIDENCY Active
  Long Title: The American Presidency  
Units: 6 Cross-Listing Parent: Repeatable: No
S/U Only: No Enr Limit per Sec: 30 IP Allowed: No
Permission Req.: No Schedule Type: 01 - Standard Campus: Appleton Main Campus
Attributes: G020 - UL Soc Sci GER (86cr)
G036 - Social Science Div GER (01cr)
N008 - BM Social Science (95cr)
N017 - BM Social Science (01cr)
S019 - Government Course
UD04 - Division of Social Sciences
UL01 - Upper Level Degree Credit
UL03 - Foundation/Gateway Course
Prerequisites: GOVT 110 and GOVT 271, or consent of instructor
Description: An examination of the politics of the American presidency, including the constitutional foundations of the office, elections, and the president's relationships with Congress, the courts, the public, media, and the executive branch. The main theme of the course is the difficulty of assessing presidential leadership, in particular sorting the effects of presidents' individual characteristics and strategies from contextual constraints and opportunities.

365 INTERNATIONAL LAW Active
  Long Title: International Law  
Units: 6 Cross-Listing Parent: Repeatable: No
S/U Only: No Enr Limit per Sec: 24 IP Allowed: No
Permission Req.: No Schedule Type: 01 - Standard Campus: Appleton Main Campus
Attributes: G020 - UL Soc Sci GER (86cr)
G036 - Social Science Div GER (01cr)
G042 - Diversity-Global GER (01cr)
N008 - BM Social Science (95cr)
N017 - BM Social Science (01cr)
S019 - Government Course
UD04 - Division of Social Sciences
UL01 - Upper Level Degree Credit
UL03 - Foundation/Gateway Course
Prerequisites: GOVT 110 or GOVT 140 or sophomore standing
Description: A study of the role of law in international politics. Attention to the distinctive nature of the international legal system and to the relevance of international law to the control of violence, promotion of peace, protection of human rights, and management of resources. Current problems and the outlook for the future world order are assessed.

370 CONGRESSIONAL POLITICS Active
  Long Title: Congressional Politics  
Units: 6 Cross-Listing Parent: Repeatable: No
S/U Only: No Enr Limit per Sec: 30 IP Allowed: No
Permission Req.: No Schedule Type: 01 - Standard Campus: Appleton Main Campus
Attributes: G020 - UL Soc Sci GER (86cr)
G036 - Social Science Div GER (01cr)
N008 - BM Social Science (95cr)
N017 - BM Social Science (01cr)
S019 - Government Course
UD04 - Division of Social Sciences
UL01 - Upper Level Degree Credit
UL03 - Foundation/Gateway Course
Prerequisites: GOVT 110 or consent of instructor
Description: This course covers the basics of congressional politics, including elections, the constitutional framework, committees, parties, and legislative procedures. Thematic focuses include strategies of legislative coalition building and the relative importance of partisanship, constituent pressures, and policy expertise in congressional politics.

380 INTRODUCTION TO PUBLIC POLICY Active
  Long Title: Introduction to Public Policy  
Units: 6 Cross-Listing Parent: Repeatable: No
S/U Only: No Enr Limit per Sec: 35 IP Allowed: No
Permission Req.: No Schedule Type: 01 - Standard Campus: Appleton Main Campus
Attributes: G020 - UL Soc Sci GER (86cr)
G036 - Social Science Div GER (01cr)
N008 - BM Social Science (95cr)
N017 - BM Social Science (01cr)
S019 - Government Course
UD04 - Division of Social Sciences
UL01 - Upper Level Degree Credit
UL03 - Foundation/Gateway Course
Prerequisites: GOVT 271 or MATH 107 or consent of instructor
Description: This course considers economic and democratic models for structuring the collective choices that become public policy. It then explores how major American institutions balance political control and technical expertise in the design, enactment and implementation of public policy.

385 MODERN BRITISH POLITICS Active
  Long Title: Modern British Politics  
Units: 6 Cross-Listing Parent: Repeatable: No
S/U Only: No Enr Limit per Sec: None IP Allowed: No
Permission Req.: No Schedule Type: 01 - Standard Campus: LU London Centre
Attributes: G020 - UL Soc Sci GER (86cr)
G036 - Social Science Div GER (01cr)
N008 - BM Social Science (95cr)
N017 - BM Social Science (01cr)
S019 - Government Course
UD04 - Division of Social Sciences
UL01 - Upper Level Degree Credit
UL03 - Foundation/Gateway Course
Prerequisites: Must be attending the Lawrence London Centre.
Description: This course analyzes the central structures and processes of British politics, the important policy issues of recent years, British attitudes toward the political system, and critiques of British politics and history. Offered at the London Centre.

390 TUTORIAL IN GOVERNMENT Active
  Long Title: Tutorial Studies in Government  
Units: 1 TO 98 Cross-Listing Parent: Repeatable: Yes
S/U Only: No Enr Limit per Sec: None IP Allowed: Yes
Permission Req.: Yes Schedule Type: 09 - Tutorial Campus: Appleton Main Campus
Attributes: G020 - UL Soc Sci GER (86cr)
G036 - Social Science Div GER (01cr)
N008 - BM Social Science (95cr)
N017 - BM Social Science (01cr)
S019 - Government Course
UD04 - Division of Social Sciences
UL01 - Upper Level Degree Credit
UL03 - Foundation/Gateway Course
Prerequisites: Counter Registration Required.
Description: Advanced study, arranged and carried out under the direction of an instructor.

391 DIRECTED STUDY IN GOVERNMENT Active
  Long Title: Directed Study in Government  
Units: 1 TO 98 Cross-Listing Parent: Repeatable: Yes
S/U Only: No Enr Limit per Sec: None IP Allowed: Yes
Permission Req.: Yes Schedule Type: 14 - Directed Study Campus: Appleton Main Campus
Attributes: G020 - UL Soc Sci GER (86cr)
G036 - Social Science Div GER (01cr)
N008 - BM Social Science (95cr)
N017 - BM Social Science (01cr)
S019 - Government Course
UD04 - Division of Social Sciences
UL01 - Upper Level Degree Credit
UL03 - Foundation/Gateway Course
Prerequisites: Counter Registration Required.
Description: Directed study follows a syllabus set primarily by the instructor to meet the needs or interests of an individual student or small group of students. The main goal of directed study is knowledge or skill acquisition, not research or creative work.

395 INTERNSHIP IN GOVERNMENT Active
  Long Title: Internship in Government  
Units: 1 TO 98 Cross-Listing Parent: Repeatable: Yes
S/U Only: No Enr Limit per Sec: None IP Allowed: Yes
Permission Req.: Yes Schedule Type: 08 - Internship/Practica Campus: Appleton Main Campus
Attributes: A010 - Internship
G020 - UL Soc Sci GER (86cr)
G036 - Social Science Div GER (01cr)
N008 - BM Social Science (95cr)
N017 - BM Social Science (01cr)
S019 - Government Course
UD04 - Division of Social Sciences
UL01 - Upper Level Degree Credit
UL03 - Foundation/Gateway Course
Prerequisites: At least one government course at 200-level or above and consent of instructor; Counter Registration Required
Description: Work with a government agency, legislative office, research institution, private employer, or other relevant organization, arranged under the direction of an instructor in the department. The academic component of the internship includes readings related to the substance of the internship, discussions with the faculty supervisor, and a written report appropriate to the discipline. Course grades are based on this academic work.

399 INDEPENDENT STUDIES IN GOV Active
  Long Title: Independent Study in Government  
Units: 1 TO 98 Cross-Listing Parent: Repeatable: Yes
S/U Only: No Enr Limit per Sec: None IP Allowed: Yes
Permission Req.: Yes Schedule Type: 10 - IS Campus: Appleton Main Campus
Attributes: G020 - UL Soc Sci GER (86cr)
G036 - Social Science Div GER (01cr)
N008 - BM Social Science (95cr)
N017 - BM Social Science (01cr)
S019 - Government Course
UD04 - Division of Social Sciences
UL01 - Upper Level Degree Credit
UL03 - Foundation/Gateway Course
Prerequisites: Counter Registration Required.
Description: Advanced research, arranged in consultation with the department. Students considering an honors project should register for this course, for one or more terms.

401 FIELD EXPERIENCE IN DEVELOPMNT Active
  Long Title: Field Experience in Development  
Units: 3 Cross-Listing Parent: GOVT 401 Repeatable: Yes 6 units max
S/U Only: No Enr Limit per Sec: None IP Allowed: Yes
Permission Req.: Yes Schedule Type: 01 - Standard Campus: Appleton Main Campus
Attributes: A005 - Cross-Listed Course
G020 - UL Soc Sci GER (86cr)
G036 - Social Science Div GER (01cr)
G042 - Diversity-Global GER (01cr)
N008 - BM Social Science (95cr)
N017 - BM Social Science (01cr)
S019 - Government Course
UD04 - Division of Social Sciences
UL01 - Upper Level Degree Credit
UL04 - Advanced Course
Prerequisites: at least one of GOVT 245, GOVT 248, GOVT 340, GOVT 500, I-E 295 (Topics: Sports Entrepreneurship)
Description: Students engaged in this course will have the opportunity to do field research in a developing country. Each student will develop and implement a project that concerns a political, economic, social, or environmental issues that is important in the country visited. Past Field Experiences have taken place in Sierra Leone, Ghana, Jamaica, and Morocco. Students will also have the opportunity to learn from both national and local leaders in the country of research, and to participate in community engaged learning through volunteer activities. Class members will actually travel during either winter or spring break. Students should register for GOVT 401 in the term prior to the planned travel. They should also register in the subsequent term, when they will present their research to the wider Lawrence community. [ Note: two terms of GOVT 401 are considered the equivalent of a six unit 400-level GOVT course].

Location for 2020-21: Students will travel to Sierra Leone during spring break (March 2021).. Admission is by application to Prof. Skran. Students should register for both winter and spring terms 2021.



Planned Location for 2021-22 To be determined

405 INDIVIDUALITY & COMMUNITY Active
  Long Title: Individuality and Community  
Units: 6 Cross-Listing Parent: GOVT 405 Repeatable: No
S/U Only: No Enr Limit per Sec: 18 IP Allowed: No
Permission Req.: No Schedule Type: 01 - Standard Campus: Appleton Main Campus
Attributes: A005 - Cross-Listed Course
G020 - UL Soc Sci GER (86cr)
G036 - Social Science Div GER (01cr)
N008 - BM Social Science (95cr)
N017 - BM Social Science (01cr)
S019 - Government Course
UD04 - Division of Social Sciences
UL01 - Upper Level Degree Credit
UL04 - Advanced Course
Prerequisites: Junior standing or consent of instructor
Description: This course studies how political theorists responded to the emergence of open societies in the West. It focuses on the scope of personal autonomy, the consequences of commerce and luxury, the best political and economic arrangements, and other topics explored by writers from the Renaissance to the Twentieth Century.

425 TOPICS IN INTERNATL SECURITY Active
  Long Title: Topics in International Security  
Units: 6 Cross-Listing Parent: Repeatable: No
S/U Only: No Enr Limit per Sec: 25 IP Allowed: No
Permission Req.: No Schedule Type: 01 - Standard Campus: Appleton Main Campus
Attributes: G020 - UL Soc Sci GER (86cr)
G036 - Social Science Div GER (01cr)
N008 - BM Social Science (95cr)
N017 - BM Social Science (01cr)
S019 - Government Course
UD04 - Division of Social Sciences
UL01 - Upper Level Degree Credit
UL04 - Advanced Course
Prerequisites: GOVT 140 or GOVT 340
Description: This course is an exploration of the politics of international security. The specific topic will vary by term, but the concepts to be covered include bargaining, diplomacy, conflict and cooperation.

Topic for Fall 2019: War and Pop Culture
How should we try understand the close relationship between war and popular culture? This course an interdisciplinary approach to explore a wide range of topics under the umbrella of war, including terrorism, dehumanization, torture, nuclear deterrence, and more. In particular, we will examine how these topics are represented in films, television, graphic novels, video games and literature, as well as how pop culture representations square with academic literature on the same topic.


435 VOTING, PARTICIPATION, OPINION Active
  Long Title: Voting, Political Participation, and Public Opinion  
Units: 6 Cross-Listing Parent: Repeatable: No
S/U Only: No Enr Limit per Sec: None IP Allowed: No
Permission Req.: No Schedule Type: 01 - Standard Campus: Appleton Main Campus
Attributes: G020 - UL Soc Sci GER (86cr)
G036 - Social Science Div GER (01cr)
N008 - BM Social Science (95cr)
N017 - BM Social Science (01cr)
S019 - Government Course
UD04 - Division of Social Sciences
UL01 - Upper Level Degree Credit
UL04 - Advanced Course
Prerequisites: GOVT 220, 360, 370, or 380
Description: Who votes and why? How do individuals form opinions about politics? How are scientific surveys and polls conducted and what are their limitations? This course examines voting, participation, and public opinion formation (primarily in the United States) through theories of political psychology and rational choice.

444 POLITICAL ECONOMY - REGULATION Active
  Long Title: Political Economy of Regulation  
Units: 6 Cross-Listing Parent: ECON 444 Repeatable: No
S/U Only: No Enr Limit per Sec: None IP Allowed: No
Permission Req.: No Schedule Type: 01 - Standard Campus: Appleton Main Campus
Attributes: A005 - Cross-Listed Course
G020 - UL Soc Sci GER (86cr)
G036 - Social Science Div GER (01cr)
N008 - BM Social Science (95cr)
N017 - BM Social Science (01cr)
S019 - Government Course
UD04 - Division of Social Sciences
UL01 - Upper Level Degree Credit
UL04 - Advanced Course
Prerequisites: ECON 300 and ECON 380
Description: This course focuses on the tension between politics and expertise that characterize the administrative regulatory state often called "the fourth branch of government." Several competing models of political economy shape an exploration of the continuing evolution of the U.S. regulatory system, the process by which regulations are proposed, written, implemented, and enforced, and the tools used to evaluate the costs and benefits of regulations.

446 TOPICS IN COMPARATIVE POLITICS Active
  Long Title: Topics in Comparative Politics  
Units: 6 Cross-Listing Parent: Repeatable: No
S/U Only: No Enr Limit per Sec: None IP Allowed: No
Permission Req.: No Schedule Type: 01 - Standard Campus: Appleton Main Campus
Attributes: G020 - UL Soc Sci GER (86cr)
G036 - Social Science Div GER (01cr)
N008 - BM Social Science (95cr)
N017 - BM Social Science (01cr)
S019 - Government Course
UD04 - Division of Social Sciences
UL01 - Upper Level Degree Credit
UL04 - Advanced Course
Prerequisites: GOVT 215, or GOVT 245, or consent of instructor.
Description: This course will address an advanced topic in the sub-field of Comparative Politics, such as democracy and authoritarianism, politics of the city, political participation and social movements, gender and politics, or the comparative method.

Topic for Winter 2020: Comparative Authoritarianism
This course explores reasons for the persistence and apparent resilience of authoritarianism despite successive “waves” of democracy in the decades since World War II. Course materials will address the following questions: What are the different types of authoritarian regimes? What strategies do authoritarian elites use to stay in power? What are the limitations of these strategies? Why do mass protests against authoritarian rulers arise when they do? And how do authoritarian regimes leave legacies long after their collapse?


465 ENVIRONMENTAL POLITICS Active
  Long Title: Environmental Politics  
Units: 6 Cross-Listing Parent: GOVT 465 Repeatable: No
S/U Only: No Enr Limit per Sec: 18 IP Allowed: No
Permission Req.: No Schedule Type: 01 - Standard Campus: Appleton Main Campus
Attributes: A005 - Cross-Listed Course
G020 - UL Soc Sci GER (86cr)
G036 - Social Science Div GER (01cr)
N008 - BM Social Science (95cr)
N017 - BM Social Science (01cr)
S019 - Government Course
UD04 - Division of Social Sciences
UL01 - Upper Level Degree Credit
UL04 - Advanced Course
Prerequisites: ENST 151 and junior standing, or consent of instructor
Description: An examination of selected aspects of environmental policy in the United States. Topics include the historical development of US environmental policy, environmental justice, urban environmental issues, connections between food systems and the environment, and the application of economic reasoning to environmental policy making.

475 GAMES & STRATEGY IN POLITICS Active
  Long Title: Games and Strategy in Politics  
Units: 6 Cross-Listing Parent: Repeatable: No
S/U Only: No Enr Limit per Sec: 18 IP Allowed: No
Permission Req.: No Schedule Type: 01 - Standard Campus: Appleton Main Campus
Attributes: G020 - UL Soc Sci GER (86cr)
G036 - Social Science Div GER (01cr)
N008 - BM Social Science (95cr)
N017 - BM Social Science (01cr)
S019 - Government Course
UD04 - Division of Social Sciences
UL01 - Upper Level Degree Credit
UL04 - Advanced Course
Prerequisites: Junior standing or consent of instructor
Description: Political scientists often interpret politics as a game between strategic actors. This course surveys applications of game theory and social-choice theory to a wide variety of political phenomena,

480 INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATIONS Active
  Long Title: International Organizations  
Units: 6 Cross-Listing Parent: Repeatable: No
S/U Only: No Enr Limit per Sec: None IP Allowed: No
Permission Req.: No Schedule Type: 01 - Standard Campus: Appleton Main Campus
Attributes: G020 - UL Soc Sci GER (86cr)
G036 - Social Science Div GER (01cr)
G042 - Diversity-Global GER (01cr)
N008 - BM Social Science (95cr)
N017 - BM Social Science (01cr)
S019 - Government Course
UD04 - Division of Social Sciences
UL01 - Upper Level Degree Credit
UL04 - Advanced Course
Prerequisites: GOVT 140, GOVT 340, or consent of instructor
Description: An examination of the role of international organizations (IOs) in world politics, focusing on both the historical development and the contemporary functions of the United Nations and other IOs in regard to the promotion of international peace and security. Attention is also given to the role of IOs in regard to global issues such as peacekeeping, humanitarian intervention, and environmental protection and to regional organizations, especially the European Union. As part of the course, students will participate in a simulation of the United Nations.

500 SENIOR SEMINAR Active
  Long Title: Senior Seminar in Government  
Units: 6 Cross-Listing Parent: Repeatable: No
S/U Only: No Enr Limit per Sec: 18 IP Allowed: No
Permission Req.: No Schedule Type: 01 - Standard Campus: Appleton Main Campus
Attributes: G020 - UL Soc Sci GER (86cr)
G036 - Social Science Div GER (01cr)
N008 - BM Social Science (95cr)
N017 - BM Social Science (01cr)
S019 - Government Course
UD04 - Division of Social Sciences
UL01 - Upper Level Degree Credit
UL04 - Advanced Course
Prerequisites:
Description:

Topic for Spring 2020: Research in American Politics
The first part of the seminar will be devoted to an overview of the scope and methods of political science research. During the balance of the term, students will design and produce individual research projects or extensive literature reviews on topics of their choice related to American politics or policy. Projects must be descriptive or explanatory rather than prescriptive. Ideally, students entering this seminar should have some background in the topic they wish to study.



538 QUANTITATIVE POLITICS Active
  Long Title: Outside the Margin of Error: Polling and Quantitative Prediction in Modern Politics  
Units: 6 Cross-Listing Parent: Repeatable: No
S/U Only: No Enr Limit per Sec: None IP Allowed: No
Permission Req.: No Schedule Type: 01 - Standard Campus: Appleton Main Campus
Attributes: G020 - UL Soc Sci GER (86cr)
G036 - Social Science Div GER (01cr)
N008 - BM Social Science (95cr)
N017 - BM Social Science (01cr)
S019 - Government Course
UD04 - Division of Social Sciences
UL01 - Upper Level Degree Credit
UL04 - Advanced Course
Prerequisites: Junior standing and completion of the quantitative general education requirement, or consent of instructor
Description: Politicians and prognosticators have increasingly turned to “Big Data”, futures markets, and poll aggregation to predict political outcomes. The course will explore the theory and accuracy of these quantitative predictions, discuss contemporary issues of data quality, and suggest whether quantitative analysis of politics is more than entertainment for political junkies.

590 TUTORIAL IN GOVERNMENT Active
  Long Title: Tutorial Studies in Government  
Units: 1 TO 98 Cross-Listing Parent: Repeatable: Yes
S/U Only: No Enr Limit per Sec: None IP Allowed: Yes
Permission Req.: Yes Schedule Type: 09 - Tutorial Campus: Appleton Main Campus
Attributes: G020 - UL Soc Sci GER (86cr)
G036 - Social Science Div GER (01cr)
N008 - BM Social Science (95cr)
N017 - BM Social Science (01cr)
S019 - Government Course
UD04 - Division of Social Sciences
UL01 - Upper Level Degree Credit
UL04 - Advanced Course
Prerequisites: Counter Registration Required.
Description: Advanced study, arranged and carried out under the direction of an instructor.

591 DIRECTED STUDY IN GOVERNMENT Active
  Long Title: Directed Study in Government  
Units: 1 TO 98 Cross-Listing Parent: Repeatable: Yes
S/U Only: No Enr Limit per Sec: None IP Allowed: Yes
Permission Req.: Yes Schedule Type: 14 - Directed Study Campus: Appleton Main Campus
Attributes: G020 - UL Soc Sci GER (86cr)
G036 - Social Science Div GER (01cr)
N008 - BM Social Science (95cr)
N017 - BM Social Science (01cr)
S019 - Government Course
UD04 - Division of Social Sciences
UL01 - Upper Level Degree Credit
UL04 - Advanced Course
Prerequisites: Counter Registration Required.
Description: Directed study follows a syllabus set primarily by the instructor to meet the needs or interests of an individual student or small group of students. The main goal of directed study is knowledge or skill acquisition, not research or creative work.

595 INTERNSHIP IN GOVERNMENT Active
  Long Title: Internship in Government  
Units: 1 TO 98 Cross-Listing Parent: Repeatable: Yes
S/U Only: No Enr Limit per Sec: None IP Allowed: Yes
Permission Req.: Yes Schedule Type: 08 - Internship/Practica Campus: Appleton Main Campus
Attributes: A010 - Internship
G020 - UL Soc Sci GER (86cr)
G036 - Social Science Div GER (01cr)
N008 - BM Social Science (95cr)
N017 - BM Social Science (01cr)
S019 - Government Course
UD04 - Division of Social Sciences
UL01 - Upper Level Degree Credit
UL04 - Advanced Course
Prerequisites: At least one government course at the 200 level or above and consent of instructor; Counter Registration Required
Description: Work with a government agency, legislative office, research institution, private employer, or other relevant organization, arranged under the direction of an instructor in the department. The academic component of the internship includes readings related to the substance of the internship, discussions with the faculty supervisor, and a written report appropriate to the discipline. Course grades are based on this academic work.

599 INDEPENDENT STUDIES IN GOV Active
  Long Title: Independent Study in Government  
Units: 1 TO 98 Cross-Listing Parent: Repeatable: Yes
S/U Only: No Enr Limit per Sec: None IP Allowed: Yes
Permission Req.: Yes Schedule Type: 10 - IS Campus: Appleton Main Campus
Attributes: G020 - UL Soc Sci GER (86cr)
G036 - Social Science Div GER (01cr)
N008 - BM Social Science (95cr)
N017 - BM Social Science (01cr)
S019 - Government Course
UD04 - Division of Social Sciences
UL01 - Upper Level Degree Credit
UL04 - Advanced Course
Prerequisites: Counter Registration Required.
Description: Advanced research, arranged in consultation with the department. Students considering an honors project should register for this course, for one or more terms.

690 TUTORIAL IN GOVERNMENT Active
  Long Title: Tutorial Studies in Government  
Units: 1 TO 98 Cross-Listing Parent: Repeatable: Yes
S/U Only: No Enr Limit per Sec: None IP Allowed: Yes
Permission Req.: Yes Schedule Type: 09 - Tutorial Campus: Appleton Main Campus
Attributes: G020 - UL Soc Sci GER (86cr)
G036 - Social Science Div GER (01cr)
N008 - BM Social Science (95cr)
N017 - BM Social Science (01cr)
S019 - Government Course
UD04 - Division of Social Sciences
UL01 - Upper Level Degree Credit
UL05 - Capstone Course
Prerequisites: Counter Registration Required.
Description: Advanced study, arranged and carried out under the direction of an instructor.

691 DIRECTED STUDY IN GOVERNMENT Active
  Long Title: Directed Study in Government  
Units: 1 TO 98 Cross-Listing Parent: Repeatable: Yes
S/U Only: No Enr Limit per Sec: None IP Allowed: Yes
Permission Req.: Yes Schedule Type: 14 - Directed Study Campus: Appleton Main Campus
Attributes: G020 - UL Soc Sci GER (86cr)
G036 - Social Science Div GER (01cr)
N008 - BM Social Science (95cr)
N017 - BM Social Science (01cr)
S019 - Government Course
UD04 - Division of Social Sciences
UL01 - Upper Level Degree Credit
UL05 - Capstone Course
Prerequisites: Counter Registration Required.
Description: Directed study follows a syllabus set primarily by the instructor to meet the needs or interests of an individual student or small group of students. The main goal of directed study is knowledge or skill acquisition, not research or creative work.

695 INTERNSHIP IN GOVERNMENT Active
  Long Title: Internship in government  
Units: 1 TO 98 Cross-Listing Parent: Repeatable: Yes
S/U Only: No Enr Limit per Sec: None IP Allowed: Yes
Permission Req.: Yes Schedule Type: 08 - Internship/Practica Campus: Appleton Main Campus
Attributes: A010 - Internship
G020 - UL Soc Sci GER (86cr)
G036 - Social Science Div GER (01cr)
N008 - BM Social Science (95cr)
N017 - BM Social Science (01cr)
S019 - Government Course
UD04 - Division of Social Sciences
UL01 - Upper Level Degree Credit
UL05 - Capstone Course
Prerequisites: At least one government course at the 200 level or above and consent of instructor; Counter Registration Required
Description: Work with a government agency, legislative office, research institution, private employer, or other relevant organization, arranged under the direction of an instructor in the department. The academic component of the internship includes readings related to the substance of the internship, discussions with the faculty supervisor, and a written report appropriate to the discipline. Course grades are based on this academic work.

699 INDEPENDENT STUDIES IN GOV Active
  Long Title: Independent Study in Government  
Units: 1 TO 98 Cross-Listing Parent: Repeatable: Yes
S/U Only: No Enr Limit per Sec: None IP Allowed: Yes
Permission Req.: Yes Schedule Type: 10 - IS Campus: Appleton Main Campus
Attributes: G020 - UL Soc Sci GER (86cr)
G036 - Social Science Div GER (01cr)
N008 - BM Social Science (95cr)
N017 - BM Social Science (01cr)
S019 - Government Course
UD04 - Division of Social Sciences
UL01 - Upper Level Degree Credit
UL05 - Capstone Course
Prerequisites: Counter Registration Required.
Description: Advanced research, arranged in consultation with the department. Students considering an honors project should register for this course, for one or more terms.