UNIVERSITY CATALOG: 2017-2018

Political Science, B.A. Law and Society Option

The Transfer Degree Road Map on this page presumes the completion of lower division General Education, Title 5 (United States History and Government), and lower division core requirements for this major. See General Education Rules for more information. Lower division major requirements can be found by looking at the four-year Degree Road Map for this major. Refer to Assist for transfer information and articulation of courses taken at California Community Colleges. Verified STAR Act students should use the STAR Act Degree Road Map for their major.

Once transfer coursework is evaluated, applicants and admitted students can use the Degree Progress Report and Planner to learn which requirements need to be completed.

To meet residency requirements, students must complete a minimum of 30 units at CSUN: 24 units must be upper division, 12 units in the major and 9 units in General Education.

Transfer Year 1: 1st Semester

Course Units
POLS 372 3
Political Science Basic Requirement Area D 3
Domestic Politics and Policy Requirement 3
Global Politics and Policy Requirement 3
GE Upper Division* 3
Total 15

Transfer Year 1: 2nd Semester

Course Units
Domestic Politics and Policy Requirement 3
Global Politics and Policy Requirement 3
Law and Society Electives Area A 6
GE Upper Division* 3
Total 15

Transfer Year 2: 1st Semester

Course Units
Domestic Politics and Policy Requirement 3
Global Politics and Policy Requirement 3
Law and Society Elective Area B 3
Proseminar Elective 3
GE Upper Division* 3
Total 15

Transfer Year 2: 2nd Semester

Course Units
Law and Society Elective 3
Proseminar Elective Area B 3
Electives 9
Total 15
OVERALL TOTAL UNITS 120

*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.