University of Texas at El Paso Academic Catalog

Academic Catalog

Minor in Political Science

Degree Plan

This area requires a minimum GPA of 2.0.

Required Courses:
POLS 3600Research in Political Science c6
Select one course in three of the following subfields:9
American Political Behavior:
Party System, Campaigns Elect.
Pub Opinion/Media & Technology
Ethnicity & Race In Amer Pol
Envir. Just. & Min. Comm U.S.
American Legislatures
The Presidency
Southwestern Border Politics
Women, Power and Politics
Latinos In Amer Political Syst
Teaching Democracy
Special Topics in Am. Politics
Law and Politics:
Judicial Process
Constitutional Law
Civil Rights & Liberties
Law and Society
Internatl & Comparative Courts
Indigenous Law and Politics
Judicial Politics
Legal Reasoning
Courts in Action
Introduction to Private Law
Spec Topics in Law & Politics
POLS 4326
POLS 4327
International Relations:
International Relations
International Security
International Law and Politics
Foreign Policy of the U.S.
US-Latin American Relations
North American Relations
Internat'l Political Economy
International Organizations
Sp Topics/Internat'l Relations
Ethnic Conflict and Civil Wars
Conflict Analysis
Comparative Politics:
Peru: Politics of Surprise
Politics of East Asia
Political Geography
Politics in World Regions
Latin American Politics
Comparative Political Systems
Democracy and Democratization
Politics of China
Elections Around the World
The Politics of Mexico
Politics of Brazil
Russia's Challenges/21st Cent
European Union Politics
Politics/Developing Countries
Sp Topics in Comparative Gov
Public Administration:
Intro to Public Administration
The Public Policy Process
State and Local Administration
Non-Profit Organizations
Leadership/Civic Participation
Special Topics in Public Admin
Urban Planning
Minor Electives:
Select three additional hours of upper-division POLS3
Total Hours18

Course requires a C or better