UNIVERSITY CATALOG: 2020-2021

Political Science, B.A. (2018-2019 Archive)
Politics and Government Option

Notice: The General Education requirements prescribed on this Road Map are based on the Plan R Required Pattern of Courses (GE catalog years 2006-2018). See General Education Plan R for more information.

All lower division GE completed. Lower-division major requirement of American Political Institutions (POLS 155) completed as part of the AA-T in Political Science.

Transfer Year 1: First Semester

Course Units
POLS 156 or POLS 225 (if not completed prior to transfer) 3
POLS 372 3
POLS 350 or POLS 411 or POLS 412 or POLS 413 or POLS 414 3
Domestic Politics and Policy Requirement 3
GE Upper Division* 3
Total 15

Transfer Year 1: Second Semester

Course Units
Domestic Politics and Policy Requirement 3
Global Politics and Policy Requirement 3
Political Science Upper Division Elective (Domestic, Global, or General POLS) 3/3
GE Upper Division* 3
Total 15

Transfer Year 2: First Semester

Course Units
Domestic Politics and Policy Requirement 3
Global Politics and Policy Requirement 3
Political Science Proseminar (POLS 471A-F)** 3
Political Science Upper Division Elective (Domestic, Global, or General POLS) 3
GE Upper Division* 3
Total 15

Transfer Year 2: Second Semester

Course Units
Global Politics and Policy Requirement 3
Political Science Proseminar (POLS 471A-F)** 3
Political Science Upper Division Electives (Domestic, Global, or General POLS) 3
Electives 6
Total 15
Total units after transfer 60

*If needed, select GE Upper Division courses that also satisfy: (1) IC: Information Competence, (2) GE Comparative Cultural Studies, and/or (3) Title 5 requirements in American History and/or US/State/Local Government.

**One internship, POLS 491I or POLS 494J or POLS 427A/L or POLS 449 can replace 3 units of POLS 471.

Domestic Courses:
POLS 360POLS 361POLS 380POLS 403POLS 404POLS 405POLS 406POLS 407POLS 413POLS 440POLS 441, POLS 442, POLS 443POLS 444POLS 445POLS 446POLS 447APOLS 448, POLS 449, POLS 450POLS 455POLS 457APOLS 457B, POLS 458, POLS 460POLS 461POLS 462, POLS 463, POLS 465POLS 466POLS 467, POLS 469/L, POLS 471A, POLS 471E and POLS 471F

Global Courses:
POLS 310POLS 321, POLS 330, POLS 332POLS 410POLS 420A, POLS 420B, POLS 420C, POLS 420D, POLS 420E, POLS 420F, POLS 420G, POLS 420HPOLS 421POLS 422POLS 423, POLS 424, POLS 426POLS 427A/L, POLS 427B/L, POLS 428POLS 429, POLS 430, POLS 431, POLS 432A, POLS 432B, POLS 433A, POLS 433C, POLS 434APOLS 434B, POLS 435A, POLS 435BPOLS 436APOLS 438POLS 439A, POLS 439B, POLS 448, POLS 471B, POLS 471CPOLS 480 and POLS 481

General Courses:
POLS 303, POLS 321POLS 350POLS 372POLS 411POLS 412POLS 414, POLS 415, POLS 471D, POLS 486SOC, POLS 490CA, POLS 494SOC, POLS 496A-Z, POLS 498A, POLS 498B, POLS 498C, POLS 499A, POLS 499B, POLS 499C and POLS 499RIA