Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2008/2009
Canadian Excellence

Political Science

Honours BA and Minor:

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Faculty

Full-Time Faculty
 
Course Offerings
Course # Title Credits
PO110 Introduction to Modern Politics: The State 0.5
PO111 Introduction to Modern Politics: Structures and Processes of Government 0.5
PO201 Québec Contexts 0.5
PO204 Politics and Economics 0.5
PO211 Federalism 0.5
PO212 Canadian Provincial Politics 0.5
PO217 Introductory Methods in Political Science I 0.5
PO218 Introductory Methods in Political Science II 0.5
PO220 Comparative Politics in Developing Countries [1] 0.5
PO221 Comparative Politics in Industrialized Countries [2] 0.5
PO225 Government and Politics in the United States I 0.5
PO226 Government and Politics in the United States II 0.5
PO231 Introduction to World Politics I 0.5
PO232 Introduction to World Politics II 0.5
PO235 Political Thought from the Greeks to the 18th Century 0.5
PO236 Political Thought from the Enlightenment to Marxism 0.5
PO240 Public Opinion and Political Attitudes 0.5
PO263 Politics and Government in Canada 0.5
PO264 The Practice of Politics in Canada 0.5
PO301 North American Integration 0.5
PO310 Special Topics I 0.5
PO311 Special Topics II 0.5
PO312 The Urban Political Process [3] 0.5
PO316 Canadian Environmental Politics [4] 0.5
PO317 Politics in Ontario [5] 0.5
PO318 Politics in Latin America [6] 0.5
PO319 African Politics [7] 0.5
PO320 Women and Politics [8] 0.5
PO324 American Political Controversies [9] 0.5
PO325 European Politics I [10] 0.5
PO326 European Politics II 0.5
PO327 Peace and Reconstruction [11] 0.5
PO329 Trade Policy 0.5
PO330 International Political Economy 0.5
PO331 Theories of International Politics [12] 0.5
PO332 Global Governance [13] 0.5
PO333 International Law [14] 0.5
PO334 Foreign Policy Analysis [15] 0.5
PO335 Selected Themes in Political Thought [16] 0.5
PO336 Contemporary Political Mass Movements and Ideologies [17] 0.5
PO337 Canadian Political Ideologies [18] 0.5
PO342 Constitutional Law I [19] 0.5
PO343 Constitutional Law II 0.5
PO344 Introduction to Law [20] 0.5
PO345 Theories of Public Policy 0.5
PO346 Issues in Canadian Policy-making 0.5
PO347 Canadian Public Administration I [21] 0.5
PO349 Political Communication [22] 0.5
PO350 Theories of Justice [23] 0.5
PO351 Corruption, Scandal and Political Ethics [24] 0.5
PO360 Electoral Behaviour [25] 0.5
PO370 The Political Economy of Eastern Asia [26] 0.5
PO452 Political Parties [27] 0.5
PO453 Canadian Political Science: A Survey of the Field [28] 0.5
PO454 Interest Groups and Social Movements [29] 0.5
PO459 Politics and Governance beyond the State 0.5
PO465 Seminar on Politics and the Media [30] 0.5
PO466 Elections and the Political Order [31] 0.5
PO467 Public Opinion [32] 0.5
PO470 Canada and the Global South [33] 0.5
PO471 Issues in Third World Politics [34] 0.5
PO475 Seminar in International Political Economy [35] 0.5
PO478 Social Science Theories 1.0
PO481 Comparative Ethnic Politics 0.5
PO482 Canada, the US and the UN: Multilateral Cooperation in a One Super-Power World 0.5
PO483 Fascism, Neo-fascism and the Radical Right [36] 0.5
PO485 The Global Environment 0.5
PO486 Theories of International Relations 0.5
PO490 Seminar in Peace and Reconstruction 0.5
PO491 International Human Rights 0.5
PO492 Comparative Genocide Studies 0.5
PO493 Human Rights and Retrospective Justice 0.5
PO496 Applied Research Seminar 0.5
PO497 Special Topics I 0.5
PO498 Special Topics II 0.5
PO499 Directed Studies 0.5
 

Senate/Editorial Changes

Senate April 7, 2008: PO328, PO348 deleted; effective Sept 1, 2008.

Senate May 29, 2008: PO205, 206, PO227, PO228, PO315, PO338, PO487, PO488, PO489 deleted; effective Sept 1, 2008.

  1. Senate Addition May 29, 2008: New Course PO220; effective Sept 1, 2008.

  2. Senate Addition May 29, 2008: New Course PO221; effective Sept 1, 2008.

  3. Senate May 29, 2008: PO312 Prerequisite revised; effective Sept 1, 2008.

  4. Senate May 29, 2008: PO316 Prerequisite revised; effective Sept 1, 2008.

  5. Senate May 29, 2008: PO317 Prerequisite revised; effective Sept 1, 2008.

  6. Senate May 29, 2008: PO318 Prerequisite revised; effective Sept 1, 2008.

  7. Senate May 29, 2008: PO319 Prerequisite revised; effective Sept 1, 2008.

  8. Senate May 29, 2008: PO320 Prerequisite revised; effective Sept 1, 2008.

  9. Senate May 29, 2008: PO324 Prerequisite revised; effective Sept 1, 2008.

  10. Senate May 29, 2008: PO325 Prerequisite revised; effective Sept 1, 2008.

  11. Senate May 29, 2008: PO327 Prerequisite revised and exclusion added; effective Sept 1, 2008.

  12. Senate May 29, 2008: PO331 Prerequisite revised; effective Sept 1, 2008.

  13. Senate May 29, 2008: PO332 Prerequisite revised; effective Sept 1, 2008.

  14. Senate May 29, 2008: PO333 Prerequisite revised; effective Sept 1, 2008.

  15. Senate May 29, 2008: PO334 Prerequisite revised; effective Sept 1, 2008.

  16. Senate May 29, 2008: PO335 Prerequisite revised; effective Sept 1, 2008.

  17. Senate May 29, 2008: PO336 Prerequisite revised; effective Sept 1, 2008.

  18. Senate May 29, 2008: PO337 Prerequisite revised; effective Sept 1, 2008.

  19. Senate May 29, 2008: PO342 Prerequisite revised; effective Sept 1, 2008.

  20. Senate Addition April 7, 2008: New Course PO344; effective Sept 1, 2008.

  21. Senate May 29, 2008: PO347 Prerequisite revised; effective Sept 1, 2008.

  22. Senate May 29, 2008: PO349 Prerequisite revised; effective Sept 1, 2008.

  23. Senate May 29, 2008: PO350 Prerequisite revised; Philosophy discipline code revised from PY to PP; effective Sept 1, 2008.

  24. Senate Addition April 7, 2008: New Course PO351; effective Sept 1, 2008.

  25. Senate May 29, 2008: PO360 Prerequisite revised; effective Sept 1, 2008.

  26. Senate Addition May 29, 2008: New Course PO370; effective Sept 1, 2008.

  27. Senate May 29, 2008: PO452 Prerequisite revised; effective Sept 1, 2008.

  28. Senate May 29, 2008: PO453 Title and description revised, exclusion deleted; effective Sept 1, 2008.

  29. Senate May 29, 2008: PO454 Prerequisite revised; effective Sept 1, 2008.

  30. Senate May 29, 2008: PO465 Title and description revised; effective Sept 1, 2008.

  31. Senate May 29, 2008: PO466 Prerequisite revised; effective Sept 1, 2008.

  32. Senate May 29, 2008: PO467 Prerequisite revised; effective Sept 1, 2008.

  33. Senate May 29, 2008: PO470 Title,exclusion and description revised; effective Sept 1, 2008.

  34. Senate May 29, 2008: PO471 Prerequisite revised; effective Sept 1, 2008.

  35. Senate May 29, 2008: PO475 Title and prerequisite revised; effective Sept 1, 2008.

  36. Senate Addition April 7, 2008: New Course PO483; effective Sept 1, 2008.