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Degree Major/Minor Requirements

53.19 Political Studies

53.19.1 Major in Political Studies

I.     Requirements


AUPOL 103 and 104.


AUPOL 210 or 211.


AUPOL 200.


AUPOL 221.


AUPOL 240.


AUPOL 300.


12 additional credits at the 300- or 400-level of which at least *6 must be at the 400-level.


9 additional senior credits.

II.    Additional information for students


Many senior Political Studies courses are offered in alternate years only.


Students should note that most 300-level and 400-level courses pre-suppose specific 200-level prerequisites. Students proposing to major in Political Studies should generally take AUPOL 103 and 104 in the first year, and AUPOL 200, 221, 240 and either AUPOL 210 or 211 in the second year, and AUPOL 300 in the third year. Students are also strongly recommended to take *6 of a second language.

53.19.2 Minor in Political Studies

I.     Requirements


AUPOL 103 and 104.


*3 from AUPOL 210, 211, 221, 240.


9 additional senior credits, of which at least *3 must be at the 300-level or above.

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