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POLS 215
Honors Seminar: Presidential Indiscretions


Credits: 2
Clock Hours per Quarter: 20

AA Discipline:

Lecture Hours:20


Description
An examination of Presidential actions and behaviors that look beyond traditional histories. Students will examine public perceptions and reactions to the actions of those in the office of the President. Formerly PSCI 215.

Intended Learning Outcomes
  • Develop critical thinking skills
  • Develop historical research skills
  • Develop ability to describe and analyze complex political situations with writing and oral skills

  • Course Topics
  • Social science research methodology
  • Public reaction to presidential behaviors
  • Presidents' behavior
  • Public and Private Acts: What should we know
  • War and Privacy
  • Presidents and morals
  • Public actions, private crimes
  • Changes in public acceptance, changes in standards

  • Syllabi Listing See ALL Quarters
    Course
    Year Quarter
    Item
    Instructor  
    POLS 215
    Spring 2014
    6061
    Dayna Cooper


    Two Year Projected Schedule

    Year One* Year Two**
    Fall
    Winter
    Spring
    Summer
    Mini 
    Fall
    Winter
    Spring
    Summer
    Mini
     
     
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    X
     
     
     
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    X
     

    *If fall quarter starts on an odd year (2003, 2005, etc.), it's Year One.
    **
    If fall quarter starts on an even year (2002, 2004, etc.), it's Year Two.