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

PO424
American Political Controversies
0.5 Credit

An advanced course in American politics that will examine various debates and controversies. Topics include the original intent of the framers of the constitution, weaknesses of the electoral and party systems, whether the president can effectively govern, the legitimacy of the judiciary and the challenge of minorities.††

Additional Course Information
Prerequisites
Registration status: Year 4 Honours Political Science, PO225 and PO226 (PO226 may be taken as a co-requisite).
Exclusions
PO324.