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PLS 2200 Political Life, Systems & Issues

Basic political and government concepts and systems, including ideologies and comparative political systems; current political issues in Asia, Africa, Europe, Latin America, along with United States interests and policy options.

Division: Liberal Arts, Communication and Social Sciences
Department: Political Science
Repeatable Credit: No
Offered Online: Yes

Prereqs: NONE  


  • Demonstrate an understanding of the structural differences and options among political systems.
  • Describe and compare (historical & contemporary) political theories and comparative political systems.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of and critically discuss political and economic histories, events, developments, and trends in Asia, Africa, Europe, and the Americas and throughout the world.

Credit Hours: 3

Classroom Hours: 3