Students must complete an introductory 1000-level course selected from among POLS 1002, 1202, 1207, 1402, or 1602. At least one additional 1000-level course is recommended. Students must complete at least 15 credits of course work at the 2000’s level or higher. POLS 2998 courses apply to the minor and may count towards this subdivision requirement. The subdivisions assigned to these courses can be found at www.polisci.uconn.edu. POLS 3995 courses may be counted toward this distribution only with consent of the advisor. A W or Q course may be substituted for the same numbered course.
Of the 15 credits for the minor, nine credits (three courses) must be taken from three of the six disciplinary subdivisions as they appear below. Cross-listed courses may count only once towards this subdivision requirement.
I. Theory and Methodology
II. Comparative Politics
III. International Relations
IV. American Politics
V. Public Administration, Policy and Law
VI. Race, Gender, and Ethnic Politics
The minor is offered by the Political Science Department.