2019-20 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 (Term 1)
B. Morrison (Term 2)

1020E

003

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

N. Narain

2100-Level Courses:
Note: Political Science & IR students: Political Science 2100-level courses will not count towards Political Science or IR modules; instead they will be counted as electives.

2102A

001

Capitalism and Democracy
Thursday, 2:30-4:30, UCC 67

R. VandeWetering

2103A

001

Current Issues in Canadian Politics
Wednesday, 10:30-12:30, SSC 2032

C. de Clercy

2135A

001

Canada Abroad
Thursday, 12:30-2:30, SSC 3014

E. Simpson

2140A

001

Globalization
Wednesday, 12:30-2:30, SSC 2028

D. Bousfield

2141B

001

Global Violence & Injustice
Wednesday, 12:30-2:30, SSC 2028

E. Simpson

2142A

001

Politics & Pop Culture
Monday, 11:30-1:30, SSC 3022

N. Biswas Mellamphy

2143B

001

Media, Democracy and Freedom
Wednesday, 4:30-6:30, UCC 146

M. Dyczok

2144B (online)

650

Polico-tainment: Television & Political (Con)Science (ONLINE)

N. Narain

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

2200-Level Courses:

2203F

001

Problems in Transitional Justice and Post-Conflict Resolution
Wednesday, 1:30-3:30, SSC 3014

J. Quinn

2211E

001

Business and Government
Monday, 3:30-6:30, SEB 2202

A. Harmes

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

001

Canadian Government and Politics
Monday, 10:30-12:30, UCC 146
Prerequisite(s): Political Science 1020E

C. Alcantara (Term 1)
C. de Clercy (Term 2)

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

001

International Relations
Wednesday, 10:30-12:30, UCC 146
Prerequisite(s): Political Science 1020E

R. Dimitrov (Term 1)

N. Narain (Term 2)

2237E

001

Political Theory
Tuesday, 10:30-12:30, SEB 1200
Prerequisite(s): Political Science 1020E

R. VandeWetering

2244E

001

American Government and Politics
Wednesday, 2:30-4:30, SSC 2028

R. VandeWetering

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

001

Introduction to Comparative Politics
Thursday, 10:30-12:30, UCC 37
Prerequisite(s): Political Science 1020E

B. Morrison (Term 1)

M. Horak (Term 2)

2246E

001

Public Administration and Policy
Thursday, 2:30-4:30, SEB 2202

J. Lyons

3000-Level Courses:

3001G

001

Studies in Transitional Justice and Post-Conflict Resolution
Wednesday, 1:30-4:30, SSC 3014
Prerequisite(s): Transitional Justice 2001F/G or Political Science 2203F/G
Open to International Relations Students

J. Quinn

3201G

001

Issues in International Law
Monday, 10:30-12:30, WIRB 1170
Prerequisite(s): Political Science 2231E or 2245E
or IR 2702E
Open to International Relations Students

D. Bousfield

3203F

001

International Crises
Tuesday, 11:30-1:30, SSC 2036
Prerequisite(s): Political Science 2231E or 2245E or IR 2702E
Open to International Relations Students

E. Simpson

3207G

001

Women, Sex and Politics
Tuesday, 11:30-1:30, UCC 54B
Prerequisite(s): Political Science 2237E

N. Biswas Mellamphy

3208G

001

Global Climate Change Politics
Monday, 9:30-11:30, UC 2110
Prerequisite(s): Political Science 2231E or IR 2702E
Open to International Relations Students

R. Dimitrov

3209G

001

Foreign Policy Analysis
Monday, 12:30-2:30, P&AB 34
Prerequisite(s): Political Science 2231 or IR 2702E
Open to International Relations Students

D. Bousfield

3210F

001

Canada-U.S. Relations
Wednesday, 10:30-12:30, WSC 55
Prerequisite(s): Political Science 2230E or 2231E or 2244E or 2245E or IR 2702E
Open to International Relations Students

D. Bousfield

3317F

001

Interest Groups & Social Movements
Monday, 12:30-2:30, UCC 67
Prerequisite(s): Political Science 2230E or 2231E or 2244E or IR 2702E
Open to International Relations Students 

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

M. Turgeon

3331F

001

Courts and the Constitution
Wednesday, 12:30-2:30, UCC 67
Prerequisite(s): Political Science 2230E

R. Jonasson

3332F

001

The Political Significance of the Charter
Monday, 1:30-3:30, SSC 3024
Political Science 2230E or Sociology 2260A/B or Sociology 3260A/B

C. Dick

3334E

001

Contemporary Political Theory
Tuesday, 11:30-1:30, SSC 4255 
Prerequisite(s): Political Science 2237E

E. Finneron-Burns

3336F

001

Elections & Voting
Tuesday, 2:30-4:30, UC 1105
Prerequisite(s): Political Science 2230E or 2244E or the former Political Science 2234E

L. Stephenson

3344G

001

Western European Politics: States, Nations & Regimes
Thursday, 2:30-4:30, UC 1225
Prerequisite(s): Political Science 2231E or Political Science 2245E or International Relations 2702E
Open to International Relations Students

B. Morrison

3348F

001

Federalism
Wednesday, 1:30-3:30, SSC 3028
Prerequisite(s): Political Science 2230E or the former Political Science 2234E

C. de Clercy

3363F

001

Power in the City
Wednesday, 10:30-12:30, MC 17
Prerequisite(s): At least 1.0 2200-level Political Science course

Z. Taylor

3365G

001

Advanced Topics in Global Political Economy
Wednesday, 10:30-12:30, HSB 235
Prerequisite(s): Political Science 2231E or Political Science 2245E or International Relations 2702E
Open to International Relations Students

D. Bousfield

3372G

001

The Politics of Ontario
Monday, 3:30-5:30, UCC 60
Prerequisite(s): Political Science 2230E or 2236E or the former Political Science 2234E

R. Jonasson

3388E 

001

International Human Rights
Friday, 1:30-3:30, UCC 37
Prerequisite(s): Political Science 2231E or 2245E or IR 2702E
Open to International Relations Students

R. Jonasson

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

T. Baker

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

4203F

001

Social Diversity, Gender and the Law
Tuesday, 11:30-1:30, SSC 4103 
Prerequisite(s): Political Science 2230E

C. Dick

4204G

001

Politics of Race
Wednesday, 11:30-1:30, SSC 4103
Prerequisite(s): Political Science 2230E

C. Dick

4206G/9762B

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

4209G/9767B

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

4210G/9755B

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

4215F

001

Global Welfare States
Wednesday, 10:30-12:30, SSC 4103
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 4255
Prerequisite(s): Political Science 2237E
Open to International Relations Students

N. Biswas Mellamphy

4413G

001

Special Topics: Intergenerational Justice
Monday, 1:30-3:30, SSC 4105
Prerequisite(s): Political Science 2237E plus one of Political Science 2230E, Political Science 2231E, Political Science 2244E, or Political Science 2245E
Open to International Relations Students

E. Finneron-Burns

4417G

001

Special Topics: Political Psychology
Wednesday, 1:30-3:30, SSC 4255
Prerequisite(s): Enrolment in 3rd or 4th year Political Science

M. Turgeon

4426F/9723A

001

Genocide
Thursday, 1:30-3:30, SSC 4255
Prerequisite(s): Political Science 3388E
Open to International Relations Students

J. Quinn

4456G/9772B

001

Special Topics: Future Policy Lab: Canada at 200
Tuesday, 1:30-3:30, FNB 2210
Prerequisite(s): Registration in 3rd or 4th year of Political Science, International Relations or a BMOS Public Administration module

Z. Taylor

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

4501G/9782B

001

Special Topics: Women & Political Leadership
Tuesday, 11:30-1:30, SSC 4103
Prerequisite(s): Political Science 2230E and registration in 3rd or 4th year of Political Science, International Relations or a BMOS Public Administration module

C. de Clercy

4511G

001

Special Topics: U.S. Election & Voting
Thursday, 9:30-11:30, SSC 4103
Prerequisite(s): Political Science 2231E or Political Science 2245E or International Relations 2701E AND enrolment in 3rd or 4th year Political Science or International Relations
Open to International Relations Students

M. Lebo

Courses for International Relations Students
Note: These courses are restricted to students in the International Relations program.
International Relations students can see the timetable for both eligible History and Political Science courses here.

IR 2702E

001

Global Politics Since 1945
Tuesday, 11:30-1:30, P&AB 106
Prerequisite(s): Political Science 1020E and 1.0 course in History numbered 1201-1999

McKenzie (Term 1) Dimitrov (Term 2)

IR 4702E

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 (Term 1)
McKenzie (Term 2)

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, SSC 4112
Wednesday, 12:30-1:30, SSC 4112

Jones, Slivinsky,
Klimchuk