code EX405
credit_hours 3
title Political Science
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prequisites None
credit hours 3
Description/Outcomes This course exposes students to contemporary and relevant information about the ever changing world of politics
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objectives This course provides an understanding in the following topics Nations, states, governments, Democracy, totalitarianism, authoritarianism, Political ideologies, Political culture, Public opinion, Political communication and the media, Interest groups, Political parties and party systems, The basic structures of government, Administration and bureaucracy, Public policy and Violence and revolution.
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ref. books
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textbook Political science, an introduction 6TH ErnMichael Roskin, Robert L. Cord, James A. Medeiros, Walter S. Jonesrn
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Course Content
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1 A science of politics
2 Nations, states and governments
3 Democracy, totalitarianism and authoritarianism
4 Democracy in practice
5 Political ideologies
6 Political culture
7 7th week Exam
8 Public opinion
9 Political communication and the media
10 Interest groups
11 Political parties and party systems
12 The basic structures of government
13 Administration and bureaucracy
14 Public policy
15 Violence and revolution
16 Final exam