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Courses Offered

PLSC 115 COMPARATIVE GOVERNMENT (3)
Hours/semester: 48-54 lecture. Recommended: Eligibility for ENGL ENGL 846 or ESOL 400, or equivalent.
Comparative treatment of the government and politics of key countries in Europe, Asia, Africa and the Americas. Examines the history, institutions, policies, and politics of the selected countries. Transfer credit: UC; CSU (D3).

PLSC 115 COMPARATIVE GOVERNMENT (3)
Hours/semester: 48-54 lecture. Recommended: Eligibility for ENGL ENGL 846 or ESOL 400, or equivalent.
Comparative treatment of the government and politics of key countries in Europe, Asia, Africa and the Americas. Examines the history, institutions, policies, and politics of the selected countries. Transfer credit: UC; CSU (D3).

PLSC 130 INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS (3)
Hours/semester: 48-54 lecture. Recommended: Eligibility for ENGL 846 or ESOL 400, or equivalent.
Survey of the basic elements of international relations, including the factors of sovereignty, nationalism, and national policies; the international struggle for power and order; the role of the United Nations and other supranational organizations. Transfer credit: UC; CSU (D3).

PLSC 130 INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS (3)
Hours/semester: 48-54 lecture. Recommended: Eligibility for ENGL 846 or ESOL 400, or equivalent.
Survey of the basic elements of international relations, including the factors of sovereignty, nationalism, and national policies; the international struggle for power and order; the role of the United Nations and other supranational organizations. Transfer credit: UC; CSU (D3).

PLSC 200 NATIONAL, STATE AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT (3)
Hours/semester: 48-54 lecture. Recommended: Eligibility for ENGL 100 or ENGL 105, or equivalent.
A study of the structure and function of the basic national, state and local government institutions. The course will examine the dynamics of the constitutional power relationship between the respective branches of government and the operational relationship between the national, state and local governments. Transfer credit: UC; CSU (D2b).

PLSC 200 NATIONAL, STATE AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT (3)
Hours/semester: 48-54 lecture. Recommended: Eligibility for ENGL 100 or ENGL 105, or equivalent.
A study of the structure and function of the basic national, state and local government institutions. The course will examine the dynamics of the constitutional power relationship between the respective branches of government and the operational relationship between the national, state and local governments. Transfer credit: UC; CSU (D2b).

PLSC 200 NATIONAL, STATE AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT (3)
Hours/semester: 48-54 lecture. Recommended: Eligibility for ENGL 100 or ENGL 105, or equivalent.
A study of the structure and function of the basic national, state and local government institutions. The course will examine the dynamics of the constitutional power relationship between the respective branches of government and the operational relationship between the national, state and local governments. Transfer credit: UC; CSU (D2b).

PLSC 200 NATIONAL, STATE AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT (3)
Hours/semester: 48-54 lecture. Recommended: Eligibility for ENGL 100 or ENGL 105, or equivalent.
A study of the structure and function of the basic national, state and local government institutions. The course will examine the dynamics of the constitutional power relationship between the respective branches of government and the operational relationship between the national, state and local governments. Transfer credit: UC; CSU (D2b).

PLSC 200 NATIONAL, STATE AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT (3)
Hours/semester: 48-54 lecture. Recommended: Eligibility for ENGL 100 or ENGL 105, or equivalent.
A study of the structure and function of the basic national, state and local government institutions. The course will examine the dynamics of the constitutional power relationship between the respective branches of government and the operational relationship between the national, state and local governments. Transfer credit: UC; CSU (D2b).

PLSC 200 NATIONAL, STATE AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT (3)
Hours/semester: 48-54 lecture. Recommended: Eligibility for ENGL 100 or ENGL 105, or equivalent.
A study of the structure and function of the basic national, state and local government institutions. The course will examine the dynamics of the constitutional power relationship between the respective branches of government and the operational relationship between the national, state and local governments. Transfer credit: UC; CSU (D2b).

PLSC 200 NATIONAL, STATE AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT (3)
Hours/semester: 48-54 lecture. Recommended: Eligibility for ENGL 100 or ENGL 105, or equivalent.
A study of the structure and function of the basic national, state and local government institutions. The course will examine the dynamics of the constitutional power relationship between the respective branches of government and the operational relationship between the national, state and local governments. Transfer credit: UC; CSU (D2b).

PLSC 200 NATIONAL, STATE AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT (3)
Hours/semester: 48-54 lecture. Recommended: Eligibility for ENGL 100 or ENGL 105, or equivalent.
A study of the structure and function of the basic national, state and local government institutions. The course will examine the dynamics of the constitutional power relationship between the respective branches of government and the operational relationship between the national, state and local governments. Transfer credit: UC; CSU (D2b).

PLSC 210 AMERICAN POLITICS (3)
Hours/semester: 48-54 lecture. Partially satisfies the American History and Institutions requirement. Recommended: Eligibility for ENGL 846 or ESOL 400, or equivalent.
The study of the historical and constitutional development of the foundations of the United States political institutions and the dynamics of governmental decision-making processes from the colonial era to the present. Examination of the various sources of political attitudes, roles, and behaviors of political participants and ways political decisions are made by the different units of government. Transfer credit: UC; CSU (D1).

PLSC 210 AMERICAN POLITICS (3)
Hours/semester: 48-54 lecture. Partially satisfies the American History and Institutions requirement. Recommended: Eligibility for ENGL 846 or ESOL 400, or equivalent.
The study of the historical and constitutional development of the foundations of the United States political institutions and the dynamics of governmental decision-making processes from the colonial era to the present. Examination of the various sources of political attitudes, roles, and behaviors of political participants and ways political decisions are made by the different units of government. Transfer credit: UC; CSU (D1).

PLSC 210 AMERICAN POLITICS (3)
Hours/semester: 48-54 lecture. Partially satisfies the American History and Institutions requirement. Recommended: Eligibility for ENGL 846 or ESOL 400, or equivalent.
The study of the historical and constitutional development of the foundations of the United States political institutions and the dynamics of governmental decision-making processes from the colonial era to the present. Examination of the various sources of political attitudes, roles, and behaviors of political participants and ways political decisions are made by the different units of government. Transfer credit: UC; CSU (D1).

PLSC 210 AMERICAN POLITICS (3)
Hours/semester: 48-54 lecture. Partially satisfies the American History and Institutions requirement. Recommended: Eligibility for ENGL 846 or ESOL 400, or equivalent.
The study of the historical and constitutional development of the foundations of the United States political institutions and the dynamics of governmental decision-making processes from the colonial era to the present. Examination of the various sources of political attitudes, roles, and behaviors of political participants and ways political decisions are made by the different units of government. Transfer credit: UC; CSU (D1).

PLSC 210 AMERICAN POLITICS (3)
Hours/semester: 48-54 lecture. Partially satisfies the American History and Institutions requirement. Recommended: Eligibility for ENGL 846 or ESOL 400, or equivalent.
The study of the historical and constitutional development of the foundations of the United States political institutions and the dynamics of governmental decision-making processes from the colonial era to the present. Examination of the various sources of political attitudes, roles, and behaviors of political participants and ways political decisions are made by the different units of government. Transfer credit: UC; CSU (D1).

PLSC 210 AMERICAN POLITICS (3)
Hours/semester: 48-54 lecture. Partially satisfies the American History and Institutions requirement. Recommended: Eligibility for ENGL 846 or ESOL 400, or equivalent.
The study of the historical and constitutional development of the foundations of the United States political institutions and the dynamics of governmental decision-making processes from the colonial era to the present. Examination of the various sources of political attitudes, roles, and behaviors of political participants and ways political decisions are made by the different units of government. Transfer credit: UC; CSU (D1).

PLSC 301 CALIFORNIA STATE AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT (3)
Hours/semester: 48-54 lecture. Partially satisfies the American History and Institutions requirement. Recommended: Eligibility for ENGL 846 or ESOL 400, or equivalent.
Examination of local and state governments and their relationship to each other. Among topics to be studied: population growth, initiative process, elections and campaigns, the legislature, the plural executive, California Judiciary, local governments – counties, cities, school districts, and regional governments, growth and environmental policies, social programs, and cultural diversity. Transfer credit: CSU (D2a).

PLSC 301 CALIFORNIA STATE AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT (3)
Hours/semester: 48-54 lecture. Partially satisfies the American History and Institutions requirement. Recommended: Eligibility for ENGL 846 or ESOL 400, or equivalent.
Examination of local and state governments and their relationship to each other. Among topics to be studied: population growth, initiative process, elections and campaigns, the legislature, the plural executive, California Judiciary, local governments – counties, cities, school districts, and regional governments, growth and environmental policies, social programs, and cultural diversity. Transfer credit: CSU (D2a).