|CLASS CODE:||POLSC 170||CREDITS: 3|
|DIVISION:||LANGUAGE & LETTERS|
|DEPARTMENT:||HISTORY, GEOGRAPHY, POLITICAL SCIENCE|
|GENERAL EDUCATION:||This course fulfills a General Education - Social Science requirement.|
|DESCRIPTION:||Basic forces, practices, and institutions used by nations in their foreign relations.|
|TAUGHT:||Winter and Fall|
|CONTENT AND TOPICS:||A study of the basic forces, practices and institutions used by nations in their foreign relations. Special consideration given to understanding today's international problems.|
|GOALS AND OBJECTIVES:||Understand the role of the individual on the stage of international politics.
Understand the history of international politics.
Understand the past focus of international politics related nearly solely to individual state behavior.
Understand the nature of changes in numbers of character or power actors in today's international politics.
Develop and understanding of the critical elements of state power, including "intelligence."
|EFFECTIVE DATE:||August 2001|