Tired of getting into political arguments with your friends that go nowhere?
Want a fresh perspective on the political landscape?
Looking for an online course that is accessible and easy to navigate?
Still need satisfy your Arts and Humanities (GEP) requirement?
Take this summer course!
POLI 210 - 01: Political Theory
07/11/2022 - 08/19/2022
Instructor: Lisa Pace Vetter
Counts for both A+H GEP credit AND as a 200 Level Poli Sci Course
An introduction to the theoretical issues and debates underlying political practice and policy. By examining works of various political theorists, past and present, Western and non-Western, male and female, students gain insight into key political concepts such as liberty, equality, justice, sovereignty, rights and responsibilities, and citizenship. Emphasis is placed on applying political theories to current political debates.
The course is fully online, asynchronous, and largely self-paced. It presents course materials and assignments in an easy-to-navigate, accessible format. POLI majors are welcome, but the course is also geared toward non-majors as well as those who might not have extensive knowledge about politics