2018-19 Fall/Winter Political Science Courses


Number

Section

Title

Instructor(s)

1020E Term 1
1020E Term 2

002

Introduction to Political Science
Tuesday & Thursday, 11:30-1:00, NCB 101  

N. Narain/
B. Morrison

1020E Term 1

003

Introduction to Political Science
Wednesday, 7:00-9:00 PM, UCC 56 

N. Narain

2100-Level Courses:

Note: Political Science & IR students are allowed to take these courses. However, they These courses will not count towards Political Science or IR modules; instead they will be counted as electives.

2102A

001

Capitalism and Democracy
Tuesday, 10:30-12:30, UCC 67

D. Lalonde

2103A

001

Current Issues in Canadian Politics
Thursday, 3:30-5:30, SSC 2032

C. de Clercy

2135A

001

Canada Abroad
Thursday, 12:30-2:30, SSC 3006

E. Simpson

2140A

001

Globalization
Wednesday, 12:30-2:30, MC 105B

D. Bousfield

2141B

001

Global Violence & Injustice
Wednesday, 12:30-2:30, SSC 2024

E. Simpson

2142A

001

Politics & Pop Culture
Monday, 11:30-1:30, SSC 2036

N. Biswas Mellamphy

2143B

001

Politics & Media in a Post-Truth Era
Wednesday, 4:30-6:30, SSC 2032

M. Dyczok

2191B (online)

650

Special Topic: Global Diplomacy, International Security and Peace: Your Guide to What’s In the News (And What’s Not!) (ONLINE)

E. Simpson

2192B (online)

650

Special Topic: 'In-yo-face' Poli-tainment: Television & Political (Con)Science
(ONLINE)

N. Narain

2200-Level Courses:

2203F

001

Problems in Transitional Justice and Post-Conflict Resolution
Wednesday, 2:30-5:30, SSC 2028

J. Quinn

2211E

001

Business and Government
Monday, 3:30-6:30, B&GS 0153

A. Harmes

2230E (Term 1)
2230E (Term 2)

001

Canadian Government and Politics
Monday, 10:30-12:30, SEB 2200

Prerequisite(s): Political Science 1020E

C. Alcantara/
C. de Clercy

2231E (Term 1)
2231E (Term 2)

001

International Relations
Wednesday, 10:30-12:30, UCC 146

Prerequisite(s): Political Science 1020E

R. Dimitrov/
N. Narain

2237E

001

Introduction to Political Theory
Tuesday, 10:30-12:30, NCB 113

Prerequisite(s): Political Science 1020E

R. VandeWetering

2244E

001

American Government and Politics
Wednesday, 2:30-4:30, SSC 2024

R. VandeWetering

2245E (Term 1)
2245E (Term 2)

001

Introduction to Comparative Politics
Thursday, 10:30-12:30, NCB 114

Prerequisite(s): Political Science 1020E

B. Morrison/
M. Horak

2246E

001

Public Administration and Policy
Thursday, 2:30-4:30, B&GS 0153

J. Lyons

3000-Level Courses:

3201G

001

Issues in International Law
Wednesday, 3:30-5:30, NCB 117

Prerequisite(s): Political Science 2231E or 2245E or IR 2702E
Open to International Relations Students
Open to Majors

D. Bousfield

3203F

001

International Crises
Tuesday, 11:30-1:30, SSC 2032

Prerequisite(s): Political Science 2231E or 2245E or IR 2702E
Open to International Relations Students
Open to Majors

E. Simpson

3206F

001

Political Risk Assessment
Monday, 2:30-4:30, SSC 3022
Prerequisite(s): Political Science 2231E or 2245E or IR 2702E
Open to International Relations Students
Open to Majors as of July 20th

P. Ferguson

3207G

001

Women, Sex and Politics
Tuesday, 11:30-1:30, SSC 2020

Prerequisite(s): Political Science 2237E
Open to Majors as of July 20th

N. Biswas Mellamphy

3208G

001

Global Climate Change Politics
Tuesday, 9:30-11:30, UCC 65

Prerequisite(s): Political Science 2231E or
IR 2702E

Open to International Relations Students
Open to Majors as of July 20th

R. Dimitrov

3209G

001

Foreign Policy Analysis
Monday, 12:30-2:30, SSC 3014

Prerequisite(s): Political Science 2231, or
IR 2702E

Open to International Relations Students
Open to Majors as of July 20th

D. Bousfield

3210F

001

Canada-U.S. Relations
Wednesday, 10:30-12:30, SSC 3006

Prerequisite(s): Political Science 2230E or 2231E or 2244E or 2245E or IR 2702E
Open to International Relations Students
Open to Majors

D. Bousfield

3316G

001

Political Parties
Thursday, 3:30-5:30, UCC 61

Prerequisite(s): Political Science 2230E or 2234E or 2244E
Open to Majors as of July 20th

R. Jonasson

3317F

001

Interest Groups & Social Movements
Monday, 12:30-2:30, SSC 3024

Prerequisite(s): Political Science 2230E or 2244E or IR 2702E or the former Political Science 2234E
Open to International Relations Students 
Open to Majors as of July 20th

D. Bousfield

3324F

001

Research Methods in Political Science
Thursday, 11:30-1:30, HSB 240

Prerequisite(s): Registration in 3rd or 4th year of Political Science, International Relations or a BMOS Public Administration module
Open to International Relations Students
Open to Majors as of July 20th

R. Leone

3331G

001

Courts and the Constitution
Thursday, 11:30-1:30, SSC 3026

Prerequisite(s): Political Science 2230E
Open to Majors as of July 20th

R. Jonasson

3332F

001

The Political Significance of the Charter
Monday, 1:30-3:30, SSC 2024

Political Science 2230E or Sociology 2260A/B or Sociology 3260A/B
Open to Majors as of July 20th

R. VandeWetering

3334E

001

Contemporary Political Theory
Tuesday, 11:30-1:30, SSC 4255 

Prerequisite(s): Political Science 2237E
Open to Majors as of July 20th

R. Vernon

3336F

001

Elections & Voting
Tuesday, 2:30-4:30, B&GS 0165

Prerequisite(s): Political Science 2230E or 2244E or the former Political Science 2234E
Open to Majors as of July 20th

L. Stephenson

3337F

001

Comparative Public Opinion
Monday, 9:30-11:30, SSC 3028

Prerequisite(s): At least 1.0 2200-level Political Science course
Open to Majors as of July 20th

C. Anderson

3343G

001

European Union
Thursday, 2:30-4:30, UCC 59

Prerequisite(s): Political Science 2231E or 2245E or IR 2702E
Open to International Relations Students
Open to Majors as of July 20th

B. Morrison

3348F

001

Federalism
Wednesday, 1:30-3:30, P&AB 150

Prerequisite(s): Political Science 2230E or the former Political Science 2234E
Open to Majors as of July 20th

C. de Clercy

3365G

001

Advanced Topics in Global Political Economy
Wednesday, 10:30-12:30, SSC 3006

Prerequisite(s): Political Science 2211E or Economics 1021A/B and Economics 1022A/B, or the former Economics 1020
Open to International Relations Students
Open to Majors as of July 20th

D. Bousfield

3372G

001

The Politics of Ontario
Tuesday, 3:30-5:30, SSC 3028

Prerequisite(s): Political Science 2230E or 2236E or the former Political Science 2234E
Open to Majors as of July 20th

R. Jonasson

3388E

001

International Human Rights
Thursday, 9:30-11:30, SSC 2024

Prerequisite(s): Political Science 2231E or 2245E or IR 2702E
Open to International Relations Students
Open to Majors

P. Ferguson

3391G

001

Special Topics: Comparing Women’s Political
Leadership in the Provinces: Kathleen Wynne, Christy Clark and Rachel Notley
Wednesday, 1:30-3:30, B&GS 0165

Enrolment in 3rd or 4th year Political Science
Open to Majors as of July 20th

C. de Clercy

3398F

001

First Nations Political and Legal Issues
Tuesday, 9:30-12:30, SH 3307

Prerequisite(s): First Nations Studies 2218F/G or 2901E or Anthropology 2218F/G or History 2209E or 2201E or 2205E or the former History 2207F/G or Political Science 2103A/B or 2230E or 2234E, or Law 2101 or Women's Studies 2260
Open to Majors as of July 20th

T. Baker

4000-Level Courses:

Note: 4000-level courses are primarily intended for 4th year Political Science Honors Specialization and International Relations students.

4201G

001

The U.N. and Global Governance
Monday, 10:30-12:30, SSC 4103

Prerequisite(s): Political Science 2231E or 2245E or IR 2702E
Open to International Relations Students 

D. Bousfield

4203F

001

Social Diversity, Gender and the Law
Tuesday, 11:30-1:30, SSC 4103 

Prerequisite(s): Political Science 2230E

D. Hoogenboom

4204G

001

Politics of Race
Wednesday, 11:30-1:30, SSC 4103

Prerequisite(s): Political Science 2230E

C. Dick

4206F/9762A

001

Theories of Global Justice
Thursday, 11:30-1:30, SSC 4112

Prerequisite(s): Political Science 2237E

R. Vernon

4208F

001

Politics and Media in a Globalized World
Tuesday, 4:30-6:30, SSC 4103

Prerequisite(s): Enrolment in 3rd or 4th year Honors Double Major or Honors Specialization in Political Science
Open to International Relations Students

M. Dyczok

4209F/9767A

001

Political Strategy & Communication
Thursday, 3:30-5:30, SSC 4112

Prerequisite(s): Enrolment in Main Campus 3rd or 4th year Political Science Honors Specialization
Open to International Relations Students

A. Harmes

4210F/9755A

001

Globalization & Urban Politics
Thursday, 1:30-3:30, SSC 4103

Prerequisite(s): At least 1.0 course in Political Science at the 2200 level or above

M. Horak

4211G/9714B

001

Challenging the Nation-State: The Politics of Multilevel Governance
Monday, 3:30-5:30, SSC 4103

Prerequisite(s): Enrolment in Main Campus 4th year Political Science or International Relations
Open to International Relations Students

C. Alcantara

4213F

001

Comparative Global Corruption
Wednesday, 10:30-12:30, SSC 4112

Prerequisite(s): Political Science 2231E or 2245E or IR 2702E
Open to International Relations Students

B. Morrison

4402F

001

Diplomacy & International Negotiations
Tuesday, 9:30-11:30, SSC 4255

Prerequisite(s): Political Science 2231E or IR 2702E
Open to International Relations Students

R. Dimitrov

4403F

001

War on Terror
Wednesday, 1:30-3:30, SSC 4112

Prerequisite(s): Political Science 2237E
Open to International Relations Students

N. Biswas Mellamphy

4411G

001

Threats to Global Democracy
Monday, 1:30-3:30, SSC 4105

Prerequisite(s): Political Science 2231E or 2245E or IR 2702E
Open to International Relations Students

P. Ferguson

4417G

001

Special Topics: Political Psychology
Wednesday, 1:30-3:30, SSC 4112        
Prerequisite(s): Enrolment in 3rd or 4th year Political Science

M. Turgeon

4419F/9751A

001

Special Topics: Methodology
Monday, 1:30-3:30, SSC 4105

Prerequisite(s): Enrolment in 3rd or 4th year Political Science

D. Armstrong

4426F/9723A

001

Genocide
Thursday, 1:30-3:30, SSC 4255

Prerequisite(s): Political Science 3388E
Open to International Relations Students

J. Quinn

4490E

001

Honors Thesis
Prerequisite(s): Written Special Permission of the instructor and a minimum 80% average in third year.

Open to International Relations Students

Faculty

4498F/G

001

Independent Study

Prerequisite(s): Written permission of instructor and department and a minimum 80% average the previous year.
Open to International Relations Students

Faculty

4499F/G

001

Independent Study
Prerequisite(s): Written permission of instructor and department and a minimum 80% average the previous year.

Open to International Relations Students

Faculty

Courses for International Relations Students

Note: These courses are restricted to students in the International Relations program.

IR 2702E Term 1

001

Global Politics Since 1945
Monday, 10:30-12:30, SSC 4255

Prerequisite(s): Political Science 1020E and 1.0 course in History numbered 1201-1999

Stewart/Dimitrov

IR 4702E Term 1

001

Contemporary Challenges in the Global Community
Monday, 10:30-12:30, LWH 1227

Restricted to Year 4 International Relations Students
Prerequisite(s): Enrolment in the Honors Specialization in International Relations module

Bousfield/McKenzie

PPE Course:

Note: This course is restricted to students registered in PPE-E and PPE-P modules.

PPE 2200F

001

Introduction to PPE
Monday, 11:30-1:30, TC 204

Wednesday, 12:30-1:30, TC 204

Jones, Slivinsky, Klimchuk