Spring 2019 Class Schedule (CRC)



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POLS 301    Introduction to Government: United States    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 101 with a grade of "C" or better; or equivalent skills demonstrated through the assessment process for eligibility for ENGWR 300.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(a); CSU Area D8; CSU Area F2; CSU Area F3; IGETC Area 4H
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: An introduction to Political Science, American government and politics. Structured to promote political and analytical understanding and thinking regarding American politics and government. Areas of concentration include principles, institutions, problems, processes, theory, philosophy, and ideology. Satisfies the State requirement regarding the Constitution, American Institutions, and State and Local Government.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 19-May 22

TTh07:30AM-08:50AMLECE.HuffmanCRC MAIN WIN 25214417Textbook
 

MW01:30PM-02:50PMLECM.MoralesCRC MAIN BSS 11414418Textbook
 

MW08:00AM-09:20AMLECM.MoralesElk Grove EGA 20515447Textbook
Class is held at Elk Grove Center located at 10051 Big Horn Boulevard, Elk Grove CA 95757.

TTh11:00AM-12:20PMLECM.MoralesElk Grove EGA 20615448Textbook
Class is held at Elk Grove Center located at 10051 Big Horn Boulevard, Elk Grove CA 95757.

MW11:00AM-12:20PMLECT.KrapfElk Grove EGA 20615449Textbook
Class is held at Elk Grove Center located at 10051 Big Horn Boulevard, Elk Grove CA 95757.

TBATBALECA.HansonCRC MAIN Online 15507Textbook
Scheduled by the Elk Grove Center

Online class.
M07:00PM-10:05PMLECM.MoralesCRC MAIN BSS 12914961Textbook
 

TBATBALECE.HuffmanCRC MAIN Online 15171Textbook
Online class.

TBATBALECE.HuffmanCRC MAIN Online 15715Textbook
Online class.


POLS 302    Introduction to Government: Foreign    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); CSU Area D8; IGETC Area 4H
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This is a comparative study and analysis of political systems, ideologies, institutions, policies, cultures, histories, and the development of selected foreign governments. Special emphasis is placed on the cultural and social dimensions of political behavior and attitudes in connection with governmental and political practices typical of particular geographical regions. Coverage includes an examination of selected developed and lesser developed nation-states from a global perspective. (C-ID POLS 130)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 19-May 22

MW10:30AM-11:50AMLECM.MoralesCRC MAIN BSS 11914419Textbook

POLS 317    Global Studies: Africa    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 101
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); CSU Area D; IGETC Area 4
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: Global Studies courses cover the government and politics of selected nations within a distinct geopolitical area of the world in order to gain understanding of the institutions and dynamics of the area. This Global Studies survey course is designed to give students an understanding of Africa. It covers the region's history, its independence movements and the modern day existence of nation states in the area to the twenty-first century. The impact of history, colonialism, the natural resource situation, socio-economics, ideology, conflict and resolution and foreign and domestic policies will be examined in the region on a country-by-country basis. The course includes an examination of dominant political institutions, actors, processes and belief systems within the context of political culture and history and an analysis of area political economy and foreign policy in the environment of global interdependence. The course concludes with a summation of the region as it stands today and an assessment of where it is likely to go in the near future.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 19-May 22

T07:00PM-10:05PMLECM.MoralesCRC MAIN BSS 11920729Textbook

POLS 320    Introduction to Political Theory    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); CSU Area D2; IGETC Area 4
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: In this course, students will examine theoretical approaches to politics and ways of thinking about politics, covering important thinkers and topics during the ancient, medieval, and modern periods.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 19-May 22

TTh12:00PM-01:20PMLECE.HuffmanCRC MAIN BSS 11415093Textbook

POLS 324    Revolutions & Ideologies    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 101
General Education: CSU Area D8; IGETC Area 4H
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course seeks to study ideologies and revolutions. Revolutions herald change in political systems. They can be based on ideologies or economic, religious or other differences.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 19-May 22

W07:00PM-10:05PMLECM.MoralesCRC MAIN BSS 11920730Textbook

POLS 380    Introduction to Research Design and Methodology    3 Units

Prerequisite: POLS 301, 302, or 310 with a grade of "C" or better
General Education: CSU Area D; IGETC Area 4
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is designed to introduce students to the political science research process. The course will address research design, quantitative and qualitative analysis and contemporary methodologies. (C-ID POLS 160)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 19-May 22

TTh01:30PM-02:50PMLECE.HuffmanCRC MAIN LRC 20220731Textbook

POLS 495    Independent Studies in Political Science    1-3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
See UC Limitations & Counselor
Hours: 162 hours LAB
Description: An independent studies project involves an individual student or small group of students in study, research, or activities beyond the scope of regularly offered courses. See the current catalog section of "Special Studies" for full details of Independent Studies.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 19-May 22

TBATBALABTBA TBA TBA15978Textbook
This special studies is for 3 units.

Spring 2019 Class Schedule

Updated: December 14, 2018