Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2012/2013
Canadian Excellence

PO111
Introduction to Modern Politics: Structures and Processes of Government
0.5 Credit

A study of the major forms and structures of government including: constitutions, constitutionalism and the rule of law; the roles of the executive, legislative and judicial branches; public administration; the dynamic of state-society interaction in and through political parties, interest groups, elections and public policy-making. (Note: PO111 does not have PO110 as a prerequisite.)