Timeroom: Spring 2020

Displaying 1 - 10 of 37 Results for: Subject = POLT

POLT 401 (01) - Politics and Society

Politics and Society

Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2020 - Full Term (01/21/2020 - 05/04/2020)
Class Size:   60  
CRN: 50005
Introduces the nature of politics and political institutions. Emphasizes political behavior and continuing issues of modern politics, such as power, authority, legitimacy, freedom, and order.
Equivalent(s): POLT 401H
Only listed campus in section: Durham
Attributes: Humanities(Disc)
Instructors: Susan Siggelakis
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/21/2020 5/4/2020 MWF 10:10am - 11:00am HORT 207

POLT 401 (02) - Politics and Society

Politics and Society

Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2020 - Full Term (01/21/2020 - 05/04/2020)
Class Size:   60  
CRN: 56611
Introduces the nature of politics and political institutions. Emphasizes political behavior and continuing issues of modern politics, such as power, authority, legitimacy, freedom, and order.
Equivalent(s): POLT 401H
Only listed campus in section: Durham
Attributes: Humanities(Disc)
Instructors: Andrew Smith
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/21/2020 5/4/2020 TR 3:40pm - 5:00pm HORT 204

POLT 402 (01) - American Politics and Government

American Politics & Government

Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2020 - Full Term (01/21/2020 - 05/04/2020)
Class Size:   60  
CRN: 50068
Foundational course to help students understand the institutions and actors of American politics and government, the decision-making process of government, and the political considerations that drive American government.
Equivalent(s): POLT 402H
Mutual Exclusion : PS 402
Only listed campus in section: Durham
Attributes: Social Science (Discovery)
Instructors: Tama Andrews
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/21/2020 5/4/2020 TR 9:40am - 11:00am HORT 204

POLT 402 (02) - American Politics and Government

American Politics & Government

Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2020 - Full Term (01/21/2020 - 05/04/2020)
Class Size:   60  
CRN: 51352
Foundational course to help students understand the institutions and actors of American politics and government, the decision-making process of government, and the political considerations that drive American government.
Equivalent(s): POLT 402H
Mutual Exclusion : PS 402
Only listed campus in section: Durham
Attributes: Social Science (Discovery)
Instructors: Emily Baer-Bositis
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/21/2020 5/4/2020 MW 2:10pm - 3:30pm HORT 307

POLT 403 (01) - United States in World Affairs

United States in World Affairs

Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2020 - Full Term (01/21/2020 - 05/04/2020)
Class Size:   60  
CRN: 50045
Introduces students to key concepts, actors, and events in U.S. foreign policy. After examining the early foundations of American foreign policy, this course concentrates on the United States' international engagement from the Cold War to the present. Students develop the analytical skills they need to form their own opinions on contemporary issues in U.S. foreign policy, and defend these opinions articulately based on a solid knowledge of historic and current events.
Equivalent(s): POLT 403H, POLT 403W
Only listed campus in section: Durham
Attributes: Historical Perspectives(Disc)
Instructors: Thomas Liguori
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/21/2020 5/4/2020 TR 2:10pm - 3:30pm HORT 307

POLT 403 (02) - United States in World Affairs

United States in World Affairs

Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2020 - Full Term (01/21/2020 - 05/04/2020)
Class Size:   60  
CRN: 53371
Introduces students to key concepts, actors, and events in U.S. foreign policy. After examining the early foundations of American foreign policy, this course concentrates on the United States' international engagement from the Cold War to the present. Students develop the analytical skills they need to form their own opinions on contemporary issues in U.S. foreign policy, and defend these opinions articulately based on a solid knowledge of historic and current events.
Equivalent(s): POLT 403H, POLT 403W
Only listed campus in section: Durham
Attributes: Historical Perspectives(Disc)
Instructors: Thomas Liguori
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/21/2020 5/4/2020 MW 3:10pm - 4:30pm CHASE 105

POLT 403 (03) - United States in World Affairs

United States in World Affairs

Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2020 - Full Term (01/21/2020 - 05/04/2020)
Class Size:   60  
CRN: 56612
Introduces students to key concepts, actors, and events in U.S. foreign policy. After examining the early foundations of American foreign policy, this course concentrates on the United States' international engagement from the Cold War to the present. Students develop the analytical skills they need to form their own opinions on contemporary issues in U.S. foreign policy, and defend these opinions articulately based on a solid knowledge of historic and current events.
Equivalent(s): POLT 403H, POLT 403W
Only listed campus in section: Durham
Attributes: Historical Perspectives(Disc)
Instructors: Thomas Liguori
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/21/2020 5/4/2020 MW 12:10pm - 1:30pm HORT 210

POLT 444B (01) - Cruel and Unusual in a Federal System

Cruel and Unusual

Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2020 - Full Term (01/21/2020 - 05/04/2020)
Class Size:   25  
CRN: 56613
This course is an exploration of the US/state constitutional language of 'cruel and unusual' as an important limitation on governmental power. Students study its historical origins, interpretations, and applications across time periods and types of regimes. Particular attention will be paid to its association with the death penalty in the contemporary United States.
Only listed campus in section: Durham
Only listed classes in section: Freshman, Sophomore
Attributes: Writing Intensive Course, Social Science (Discovery), Inquiry (Discovery)
Instructors: Susan Siggelakis
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/21/2020 5/4/2020 MWF 12:10pm - 1:00pm HORT 327

POLT 504 (01) - American Presidency

American Presidency

Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2020 - Full Term (01/21/2020 - 05/04/2020)
Class Size:   40  
CRN: 56757
The President as administrator, policy maker, and political leader. The relationship between the President and the public, the media, and other governmental institutions. Historical and constitutional background of the Presidency, role, and powers of the President in domestic and foreign affairs.
Only listed campus in section: Durham
Instructors: Melvin Dubnick
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/21/2020 5/4/2020 TR 2:10pm - 3:30pm HORT 204

POLT 505 (01) - American Congress

American Congress

Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2020 - Full Term (01/21/2020 - 05/04/2020)
Class Size:   40  
CRN: 55167
Role and powers of Congress as national lawmaker and check on the executive branch: committee structure, concepts of representation, legislative oversight and party cleavage, federal budget control, and foreign policy involvement.
Only listed campus in section: Durham
Instructors: Emily Baer-Bositis
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/21/2020 5/4/2020 MW 3:40pm - 5:00pm HORT 204