PLSC 170  - Intro. to Comparative Politics at Cañada College for Spring 2014 (CRN :  42565)
This course is offered online and it is recommended you complete a short self-assessment to ensure readiness before taking an online course.


Units (Grade Option) 3; Class Hours: Minimum of 48 lecture/16 by arrangement online lab hours/semester; Recommended: Eligibility for READ 836, and ENGL 836 or ESL 400; Prerequisite(s): None.

Description: This course introduces students to the technique of comparing nation-states using different approaches to study multiple governments such as institutional, cultural and class. Political cultures are compared in order to critically analyze the viability of particular governments on a global scale. Topics include: civic culture, group politics, functionalism, dependency, legitimacy and leadership. Transfer: CSU: DSI, UC. (IGETC: 4)

Cañada College MAP                          Department: Political Science                          Number of Units: 3       

Textbook: View textbook in Bookstore

IGETC: 4H-Political Science - Canada

CSU:   D8-Political Science - Canada

Section Information as of Friday, October 9th 2015 - 02:45:30 pm

Online Course:

Online, are courses where the instructor and student are separated by distance for the entire course and can interact exclusively through the assistance of communication technology. The course is conducted through a class website, which may include multimedia material and links to other online resources. Students interact with the instructor and other students through posted class discussions, direct individual communication and assignments (which may include group work). Testing may be done online via proctoring arrangements or other means. Instructors require no mandatory on-campus meetings. .

Instructor Meeting Date Meeting Time Days Building Room Section Session
Ware,L 01/13-05/23 TBA ONLN OLH Online

Critical Dates for this Course
Last day to add class: 27-JAN-2014
Last day to drop with a refund: 27-JAN-2014
Last day to drop without a "W": 02-FEB-2014
Last day to drop with a "W": 24-APR-2014
Transferable: UC/CSU

View all sections for PLSC 170 - Intro. to Comparative Politics