Projected Undergraduate Courses

2016-17 Projected Political Science Courses

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Field Abbreviations 

Option Abbreviations 

Summer 2016

Pol S Course # Abbrev. Title Term & Instructor Field Requirements
Fulfilled and Notes
202 Intro to Amer Pol Full Term - Oskooii
B Term -
Jansen
  Introductory course.
203 Intro to Internatl Rel Full Term - Pryor
A Term - d'Ambruoso
  Introductory course.
204 Intro to Compar Pol Full Term - Sasaki   Introductory course.
212/GWSS 206/
Phil 206
Feminist Theory Full Term -
TBA
A Diversity Requirement
course.
249/HSTCMP 249/
Soc 266
Intro Labor Studies Full Term - Cushnie D PE Advanced course.
W credit.
273 Concept of Power Full Term - Butorac A  W credit.
304/Com 304 Am Press & Politics Full Term - Underwood D  
313/GWSS 313 Women in Politics A Term -
Ahmed Zaki
B Diversity Requirement
course. 
W credit.
317/LSJ 331 US Race & Ethn Policy A Term -
Huckle
D Diversity Requirement
course.
321 - ONLINE Amer Foreign Policy Full Term - Datta C or D Group start online course.
IS Required course.
Optional W credit.
325 Arab-Israeli Conflict Full Term - Duman C IS Elective course.
326/Scand 326 Scand in World Afrs A Term - Ingebritsen C PE Advanced course.
335 Pol Economy Topics
Topic: Political Economy
of Development
B Term - Noveck B PE Advanced course.
W credit.
360/LSJ 360 Am Const Law A Term -
Adam
D  
363/LSJ 363 Law in Society B Term - McCann D  
368/LSJ 320 Intl Human Rights B Term - Kahraman C IS Elective course.
419/JSIS A 459 US-China Relations A Term - Bachman C or D IS Elective course.
425 Politicl Psych & War Full Term -
TBA
C Open to all students.
IS Elective course.
Counts for Pol S Honors Seminar Requirement.
Advanced Political Studies
Certificate Seminar
436/JSIS B 436 Ethnic Politics B Term -
Basic
B IS Elective course.
447 Comp Pol Adv Sem
"Immigration, 
Asylum & Citizenship in 
a Globalized World"
Full Term - Duman B Open to all students.
Optional W Credit.
Counts for Pol S Honors Seminar Requirement.
Advanced Political Studies
Certificate Seminar
461/Com 440 Mass Media Law B Term - Kielbowicz D  

Autumn 2016 (projected courses as of 6/1/16)

Pol S Course # Abbrev. Title Instructor Field Requirements Fulfilled and Notes
201 Intro Pol Theory Di Stefano   Introductory Course
202 Intro to Amer Pol Smith   Introductory Course
203 Intro to Internatl Rel G. Wallace   Introductory Course
IS Required Course
204 Intro to Compar Pol Long   Introductory Course
246/Afram 246 Afram Politics Parker D Diversity Requirement Course
270 Intro to Pol Econ Gill C or D PE Required Course
304/Com 304 Am Press & Politics Kielbowicz D  
307/JSIS C 307 Relig & World Pol Gill B or C PE Advanced Course.
IS Elective Course
309 Pre-Mod Pol Thought STAFF A  
326/Scand 326 Scand in World Afrs Ingebritsen C PE Advanced Course.
327/LSJ 327 Women Rts/Human Rts Cichowski B or C  
332 Comp Pol Topics
"The Politics of Terror
and Terrorism"
Goldberg B or C IS Elective Course
355 American Presidency Thorpe D  
359/Chstu 359 US Latino Politics S. Wallace D Diversity Requirement
Course
367/LSJ 367 Comp Law and Courts Cichowski B or C  
368/LSJ 320 Intl Human Rights Mayerfeld C IS Elective Course
402/LSJ 491 Human Rights Sem
"Human Rights in U.S. Constitutional Law"
Mayerfeld A or D Open to all Pol S majors.
Counts for Pol S Honors Seminar Requirement.

Advanced Political Studies
Certificate Seminar
405 Am Politics Adv Sem
"Right Wing Movements"
Parker D Open to all Pol S majors.
Counts for Pol S Honors Seminar Requirement.

Advanced Political Studies
Certificate Seminar
405 Am Politics Adv Sem
"Immigration Politics & Policy"
S. Wallace D Open to all Pol S majors.
Counts for Pol S Honors Seminar Requirement.

Advanced Political Studies
Certificate Seminar
413 Contemporary Theory
"Feminist Perspectives on
Economic Inequality & Morality"
Di Stefano A Open to all Pol S majors.
Counts for Pol S Honors Seminar Requirement.
Advanced Political Studies
Certificate Seminar - Research Paper Requirement
436/JSIS B 436 Ethnic Politics Warren B  
448/JSIS 488 Politics of the EU Wendler B or C  
461/Com 440 Mass Media Law Cook D  
476 Political Strategy Ainsley  B or C Open to all Pol S majors.
PE Advanced Course
Counts for Pol S Honors Seminar Requirement.
Advanced Political Studies
Certificate Seminar - Research Paper Requirement

Winter 2017 (projected courses as of 5/11/16)

Pol S Course # Abbrev. Title Instructor Field Requirements Fulfilled and Notes
201 Intro Pol Theory Turner   Introductory Course
202 Intro to Amer Pol Francis   Introductory Course
203 Intro to Internatl Rel Caporaso   Introductory Course
IS Required Course
204 Intro to Compar Pol Whiting   Introductory Course
249/HSTCMP 249/Soc 266 Intro to Labor Studies Lovell D PE Advanced Course
302 Free Will in Pol Smith A  
310 Modern Pol Thought Di Stefano A  
316 Af-Am Pol/Socl Tht Parker A or D Diversity Requirement
Course
317/LSJ 331 US Race and Ethn
Politics
S. Wallace D Diversity Requirement
Course
321 American Foreign Policy Kier C or D IS Required Course
325 Arab-Israeli Conflict Duman    
328 Intl Organizations G. Wallace C  
329/Com 322 Global Communicatn Yasin C  
333 Strategy and War Mercer C IS Elective Course
335 Pol Economy Topics
"Global Crime and Corruption"
Long B or C PE Advanced Course
361/LSJ 361 US Cts & Civil Lib Francis D  
401

 Pol Theory Adv
"A Survey of Feminist Theory"

Turner A Counts for Pol S Honors Seminar Requirement.
Advanced Political Studies
Certificate Seminar
404 Topics in Public Policy Prakash TBA Counts for Pol S Honors Seminar Requirement.
Advanced Political Studies
Certificate Seminar
405 Am Politics Adv Sem Parker D Counts for Pol S Honors Seminar Requirement.
Advanced Political Studies
Certificate Seminar
413 Contemporary Theory
"Political Animals: The
Politics and Ethics of Interspecies Relations"
Di Stefano A Counts for Pol S Honors Seminar Requirement.
Advanced Political Studies
Certificate Seminar
425 Politicl Psych & War Mercer C IS Elective Course
Counts for Pol S Honors Seminar Requirement.
Advanced Political Studies
Certificate Seminar
430 Civil-Mili Relations Kier C IS Elective Course
Counts for Pol S Honors Seminar Requirement.
Advanced Political Studies
Certificate Seminar
445/JSIS A 490 Eastern Europe Govt Murg B  
447 Comp Pol Adv Sem
"International Justice"
Cichowski B Counts for Pol S Honors Seminar Requirement.
Advanced Political Studies
Certificate Seminar
451/Com 407 Com Tech & Politics Staff D  
475 Public Choice Gill D PE Advanced Course.
Counts for Pol S Honors Seminar Requirement.
Advanced Political Studies
Certificate Seminar.
479/JSIS A 479 Cent Asian Polit Ha B  
497 State Internship Wilkerson D  

Spring 2017 (projected courses as of 5/11/16)

Pol S Course # Abbrev. Title Instructor Field Requirements Fulfilled and Notes
201 Intro Pol Theory Mayerfeld   Introductory Course
202 Intro to Amer Pol Thorpe   Introductory Course
203 Intro to Internatl Rel Mercer   Introductory Course
International Security Option 
Required Course
204 Intro to Compar Pol STAFF   Introductory Course
205 Pol Sci as Socl Sci Smith   Introductory Course
306/Com 306 Media, Soc & Pol ID Bennett D  
353 US Congress Wilkerson D  
363/LSJ 363 Law in Society Cushnie D  
382 State Government Wilkerson D  
401 Pol Theory Adv Sem
"Religion, Secularism and Toleration"
Mayerfeld A Counts for Pol S Honors Seminar Requirement.
Advanced Political Studies
Certificate Seminar
405 Am Politics Adv Sem
"Rethinking Prosperity"
Bennett D Counts for Pol S Honors Seminar Requirement.
Advanced Political Studies
Certificate Seminar
407 Internatl Conflict Kier C IS Required Course
409/Econ 409 Underg-Sem Pol Econ Adolph   PE Advanced Course.
Counts for Pol S Honors Seminar Requirement.
Advanced Political Studies
Certificate Seminar
426/JSIS B 426 World Politics Prakash C IS Elective Course.
427 Intl Pol Economy Wendler C PE Advanced Course.
430 Civil-Mili Relation Kier C Open to all Pol S majors.
IS Elective Course.
Counts for Pol S Honors Seminar Requirement.
Advanced Political Studies
Certificate Seminar
 442/JSIS A 408  Govt & Pol-China Whiting  B PE Advanced Course.
 460/JSIS 488  Pol Economy of EU  Caporaso  C PE Advanced Course.
Counts for Pol S Honors Seminar Requirement.
Advanced Political Studies
Certificate Seminar
 474  Govt & The Economy Ainsley   PE Advanced Course.

Autumn 2015

Pol S Course # Abbrev. Title Instructor Field Requirements Fulfilled and Notes
201 Intro Pol Theory Taylor   Introductory Course
202 Intro to Amer Pol Thorpe   Introductory Course
203 Intro to Internatl Rel d'Ambruoso   Introductory Course
204 Intro to Compar Pol Duman   Introductory Course
205 Pol Sci as Socl Sci Smith   Introductory Course
246/Afram 246 Afram Politics Parker D Diversity Requirement Course
304A/Com 304B
ONLINE
Am Press & Politics Lawson D Individual start online course.
http://www.pce.uw.edu/courses/press-politics-united-states-com.html
304B/Com 304B Am Press & Politics Syfert D  
309 Pre-Mod Pol Thought Miller A W Course
321
ONLINE
American Foreign Policy Datta C or D IS required course. Optional W credit. 
Group start online course. $120 additional fee charged. Will also be taught on campus in Winter 2016 and online in Spring 2016.
322/JSIS A 322 Polit Econ Latin Amer Menaldo  B or C PE Advanced Course
331 Mid East N Africa Goldberg B IS Elective Course
337/JSIS B 337 Collective Violence Duman B IS Elective Course
346 Western Europe Govt Wendler B Joint with JSIS A 302
357 Minority Rep & Vote Oskooii D Will count for Diversity Requirement
367/LSJ 367 Comp Law & Courts Melo B or C  
368/LSJ 320 Intl Human Rights Mayerfeld C IS elective course. Diversity Requirement course. 
398 Honors Seminar McCann   Pol S Honors Program students only 
401 Pol Theory Adv Sem
"Race, Violence, and the Law"
Taylor A Advanced Political Studies Certificate
403 Intl Rel Adv Sem
"NGOs, Nonprofits, and Social Movements" 
Prakash C Advanced Political Studies Certificate
405 Am Politics Adv Sem
"Right Wing Movements"
Parker D Advanced Political Studies Certificate
427 Intl Political Economy Balaam C PE Advanced Course
442/JSIS A 408 Govt & Pol - China Whiting B Optional W Credit. PE Advanced Course. 
447E/JSIS 488B Comp Pol Adv Sem
"Post-Conflict States and Societies in Europe"
Cirtautas B  
448 Politics of the EU Wendler B  
461D/Com 440D Mass Media Law Cook D  
461E/Com 440E
ONLINE
Mass Media Law Lawson D Group start online course. $120 additional fee charged. 
468/Com 420 Comp Media System Howard B  

Winter 2016

Pol S Course # Abbrev. Title Instructor Field Requirements Fulfilled and Notes
120 Contemp Pol Issues STAFF   Does not count for Pol S major credit.
201 Intro Pol Theory Turner   Introductory Course. W course.
202 Intro to Amer Pol Francis   Introductory Course
203 Intro to Internatl Rel Mercer   Introductory Course
204 Intro to Compar Pol Whiting   Introductory Course. W course.
249/Hist 249/
Soc 266
Intro to Labor Studies STAFF D PE Option Advanced Courses
270 Intro to Pol Economy Gill C or D PE Option Required Course. 
273 Concept of Power Taylor  A  
302 Free Will in Pol Smith A  
307/JSIS C 307 Relig & World Pol Gill B or C PE Option Advanced Course. IS Option Elective Course.
310 Modern Pol Thought Taylor A W course. 
316 Af-Am Pol/Soc Tht Parker A or D Diversity Requirement Course.
321 American Foreign Policy Kier C or D IS required course. Course will be taught online in Spring 2016.
325 Arab-Isrl Conflict  Duman C IS Option Elective Course
326/Scand 326 Scand in World Afrs Ingebritsen C PE Option Advanced Course
353 US Congress Wilkerson D Includes legislative simulation
361/LSJ 361 US Cts & Civil Lib Francis D  
384/Envir 384 Global Env Politics Litfin C Optional W credit. Optional service learning.
425 Politicl Psych & War Mercer C IS Option Elective Course. Advanced Political Studies Certificate Course
447 Comp Pol Adv Sem "Immigration, Asylum, and Citizenship in a Globalized World" Duman B Advanced Political Studies Certificate Course
460 Pol Economy of EU Caporaso B PE advanced course. Advanced Political Studies Certificate Course
472/JSIS B 472 Electoral Systems R. Pekkanen B  
479/JSIS A 479 Cent Asian Politics STAFF B  
497 State Internship Wilkerson D 15 credits. Competitive selection. Application due by Oct. 17. 5 cr. decimal grade for Pol S major. 10 cr. CR/NC for internship credit.

Spring 2016 

Pol S Course # Abbrev. Title Instructor Field Requirements Fulfilled and Notes
201 Intro Pol Theory Taylor   Introductory Course
202 Intro to Amer Pol Smith   Introductory Course
203 Intro to Internatl Rel Caporaso   Introductory Course
204 Intro to Compar Pol Duman   Introductory Course
2XX/Phil 2XX/Values 2XX Global Justice Mayerfeld A Formerly Pol S/Phil/Values 207. Course will count for Pol S major credit.
306/Com 306 Media, Soc & Pol Id Bennett D  
308 Ancient Pol Thought STAFF A  
317/LSJ 331 US Race & Ethn Pol Taylor D Diversity Requirement Course
319 Amer Pol Thought II Turner A  
321 
ONLINE
American Foreign Policy  Datta C or D IS required course. Optional W credit. Group start online course. $120 additional fee charged.
363/LSJ 363 Law in Society Adam D  
382 State Government TBA D  
385/Envir 385 World Food Politics Litfin C NW credit
Optional W credit
Optional service learning
398 Honors Seminar Thorpe    
405 Am Politics Adv Sem Topic TBA Bennett D Advanced Political Studies Certificate Seminar Course
407 International Security Kier C IS required course
426/JSIS B 426 World Politics Prakash C IS Option Elective Course
430 Civil-Milit Relation Kier C IS Option Elective Course, Advanced Political Studies Certificate Seminar Course
469/JSIS 469/LSJ 469 Law & Auth Regimes Whiting B Advanced Political Studies Certificate Seminar Course

A15-S16 Projected Pol S Ugrad Courses (PDF)