Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2006/2007
Canadian Excellence

Political Science

Honours BA, General BA and Minor:

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Full-Time Faculty

Course Offerings
Course #TitleCredits
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
PO205 Introduction to Comparative Politics I 0.5
PO206 Introduction to Comparative Politics II 0.5
PO211 Federalism 0.5
PO212 Canadian Provincial Politics 0.5
PO215 Canadian Government and Politics 1.0
PO217 Introductory Methods in Political Science I 0.5
PO218 Introductory Methods in Political Science II 0.5
PO225 Government and Politics in the United States I 0.5
PO226 Government and Politics in the United States II 0.5
PO227 Politics in Developing Countries I 0.5
PO228 Politics in Developing Countries 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 Canadian Government and Politics I 0.5
PO264 Canadian Government and Politics II 0.5
PO310 Special Topics I 0.5
PO311 Special Topics II 0.5
PO312 The Urban Political Process 0.5
PO315 Politics and Society in Québec 0.5
PO316 Canadian Environmental Politics 0.5
PO317 Politics in Ontario 0.5
PO318 Politics in Latin America 0.5
PO319 African Politics 0.5
PO320 Women and Politics 0.5
PO324 American Political Controversies 0.5
PO325 European Politics I 0.5
PO326 European Politics II 0.5
PO327 Peace and Reconstruction 0.5
PO328 The Politics of North American Integration 0.5
PO329 Trade Policy 0.5
PO330 International Political Economy 0.5
PO331 Theories of International Politics 0.5
PO332 Global Governance 0.5
PO333 International Law 0.5
PO334 Foreign Policy Analysis 0.5
PO335 Selected Themes in Political Thought 0.5
PO336 Contemporary Political Mass Movements and Ideologies 0.5
PO337 Canadian Political Ideologies 0.5
PO338 The Politics and Philosophy of Animal Welfare and Animal Rights 0.5
PO342 Constitutional Law I 0.5
PO343 Constitutional Law II 0.5
PO345 Theories of Public Policy 0.5
PO346 Issues in Canadian Policy-making 0.5
PO347 Canadian Public Administration I 0.5
PO348 Canadian Public Administration II 0.5
PO349 Political Communication 0.5
PO360 Electoral Behaviour 0.5
PO452 Political Parties 0.5
PO453 Contemporary Issues in Canadian Politics 0.5
PO454 Interest Groups and Social Movements 0.5
PO459 Politics and Governance beyond the State 0.5
PO465 Seminar in Political Communication [1] 0.5
PO466 Elections and the Political Order 0.5
PO467 Public Opinion 0.5
PO470 Canada and the Third World 0.5
PO471 Issues in Third World Politics 0.5
PO475 International Political Economy 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
PO485 The Global Environment 0.5
PO486 Theories of International Relations 0.5
PO487 Transitions to Democratic Capitalism 0.5
PO488 Conflict Analysis and Management: Theories 0.5
PO489 Conflict Analysis and Management: Case Studies 0.5
PO490 Seminar in Peace and Reconstruction [2] 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

  1. April 12, 2007 Editorial Revision to PO465 title.

  2. April 12, 2007 Editorial Revision to PO490 title.