This course is open only to seniors interested in qualifying for departmental honors. Admission to the course will be determined by the department. Each student will write an honors essay under the supervision of a member of the faculty. Prerequisites: department stamp; senior standing; PS major with minimum 3.6 GPA; significant writing project and recommendation by political science faculty member. More information.
The senior seminar is designed to allow senior undergraduates to meet with faculty members in a small group setting to explore an intellectual topic in political science at the upper-division level. Topics will vary from quarter to quarter. Senior seminars may be taken for credit up to four times, with a change in topic and permission of the department. Enrollment is limited to twenty students, with preference given to seniors. Prerequisite: department stamp and/or consent of instructor.
(Same as Comm 194/USP 194) Course attached to six unit internship taken by students participating in the UCDC program. Involves weekly seminar meetings with faculty and teaching assistant and a substantial research paper. Prerequisite: Participating in UCDC program.
This internship is attached to the UC in DC Program. Students participating in the UC in DC Program are placed in an internship in the Washington, DC, area for twenty-four hours per week. Prerequisites: must be enrolled in the UC in DC Program.
(This course may not be used toward the political science major or minor.)
Independent reading in advanced political science by individual students. (P/NP grades only.) Instruction on how to enroll in a POLI 199 can be found on the second page of the form. Prerequisite: consent of instructor.
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