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Class Schedule For Government - Fall2018

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GOVT 1 - Essentials Of Government (3 Units)

Examines the U.S. Constitution, the U.S. system of governments and the ideas and values on which they are based. Fulfills state code requirements for U.S. Constitution and California State and Local Government. Students who believe they have a good fundamental knowledge of the institutions of American Government are encouraged to consider a designated upper division course to fulfill the state requirement.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for GOVT 1 Section 01 84781 1 Lecture 45/0 MWF ALP122 0800AM-0850AM James,Victor CON+CA,GE AREA D
02 book for GOVT 1 Section 02 84789 1 Lecture 45/1 MWF ALP212 0800AM-0850AM Selby,David A CON+CA,GE AREA D
03 book for GOVT 1 Section 03 85091 1 Lecture 50/0 MWF ALP122 0900AM-0950AM Lapp,Nancy CON+CA,GE AREA D
04 book for GOVT 1 Section 04 84970 1 Lecture 50/1 MWF ALP122 1000AM-1050AM Lapp,Nancy CON+CA,GE AREA D
05 book for GOVT 1 Section 05 84790 1 Lecture 5/0 MWF ALP122 1100AM-1150AM Lapp,Nancy CL 35,CON+CA,GE AREA D,LCOM-31
07 book for GOVT 1 Section 07 84792 1 Lecture 25/0 MW ALP122 0130PM-0245PM Britton,Rebecca L CON+CA,GE AREA D,LCOM-45
09 book for GOVT 1 Section 09 85268 1 Lecture 45/0 F ALP122 1200PM-0250PM Harper,H. James CON+CA,GE AREA D
10 book for GOVT 1 Section 10 84796 1 Lecture 45/0 TR ALP122 0730AM-0845AM Harper,H. James CON+CA,GE AREA D
11 book for GOVT 1 Section 11 84971 1 Lecture 35/0 TR ARC1011 0900AM-1015AM Friedman,Bob CON+CA,GE AREA D
12 book for GOVT 1 Section 12 85294 1 Lecture 62/3 WEBONLINE - Friedman,Bob CON+CA,GE AREA D,OL
13 book for GOVT 1 Section 13 84975 1 Lecture 32/0 TR ARC1007 1030AM-1145AM Pryor,Joshua M CON+CA,GE AREA D
14 book for GOVT 1 Section 14 85155 1 Lecture 50/0 TR ALP122 1200PM-0115PM Towler,Christopher CON+CA,GE AREA D,LCOM-59
15 book for GOVT 1 Section 15 84996 1 Lecture 45/1 TR ALP122 0130PM-0245PM Shiu,Janice CON+CA,GE AREA D
16 book for GOVT 1 Section 16 85092 1 Lecture 45/0 TR ALP122 0300PM-0415PM Shiu,Janice CON+CA,GE AREA D
17 book for GOVT 1 Section 17 85673 1 Lecture 45/6 S MND4008 0900AM-1215PM Arns,Christopher J CON+CA,GE AREA D
18 book for GOVT 1 Section 18 85674 1 Lecture 88/0 M MND1015 0700PM-0950PM Launey,Richard A CON+CA,GE AREA D
19 book for GOVT 1 Section 19 85116 1 Lecture 45/1 M ALP122 0700PM-0950PM Arns,Christopher J CON+CA,GE AREA D
21 book for GOVT 1 Section 21 85119 1 Lecture 50/4 W ALP122 0700PM-0950PM Rosskopf,John W CON+CA,GE AREA D
23 book for GOVT 1 Section 23 85362 1 Lecture 45/0 T ALP212 0700PM-0950PM Guerrero,Mario CON+CA,GE AREA D
26 book for GOVT 1 Section 26 85371 1 Lecture 45/0 R ALP212 0700PM-0950PM Kunz,Adam S CON+CA,GE AREA D
28 book for GOVT 1 Section 28 86354 1 Lecture 34/1 TR AMD260 0900AM-1015AM Shiu,Janice CON+CA,GE AREA D
29 book for GOVT 1 Section 29 Low Cost Course Materials 86355 1 Lecture 34/0 MWF AMD260 0800AM-0850AM Kirsch,Daniel T CON+CA,GE AREA D,LCCM
31 book for GOVT 1 Section 31 86357 1 Lecture 34/0 TR AMD260 0730AM-0845AM Higgins,Valerie J CON+CA,GE AREA D
32 book for GOVT 1 Section 32 86430 1 Lecture 45/0 MWF SHS240 1100AM-1150AM Pryor,Joshua M CON+CA,GE AREA D
33 book for GOVT 1 Section 33 86431 1 Lecture 45/0 MWF EUR107 0900AM-0950AM Pryor,Joshua M CON+CA,GE AREA D
34 book for GOVT 1 Section 34 Low Cost Course Materials 86555 1 Lecture 45/1 MWF EUR108 1000AM-1050AM Kirsch,Daniel T CON+CA,GE AREA D,LCCM
35 book for GOVT 1 Section 35 Low Cost Course Materials 86556 1 Lecture 45/2 MWF CLV123 1100AM-1150AM Kirsch,Daniel T CON+CA,GE AREA D,LCCM
80 book for GOVT 1 Section 80 86409 1 Lecture 25/0 MWF ALP122 1100AM-1150AM Lapp,Nancy CL 35,CON+CA,GE AREA D
81 book for GOVT 1 Section 81 86410 1 Lecture 25/1 MWF ALP122 1100AM-1150AM Lapp,Nancy CON+CA,GE AREA D,LCOM-31
82 book for GOVT 1 Section 82 86868 1 Lecture 7/0 MW ALP122 0130PM-0245PM Britton,Rebecca L CON+CA,GE AREA D,LCOM-45
90 book for GOVT 1 Section 90 85110 1 Lecture 14/1 TR ARC1007 1030AM-1145AM Pryor,Joshua M CON+CA,ECOM-11,GE AREA D

GOVT 1H - Honors Government (3 Units)

Explores some of the most influential works of politics and political writing in American history, and challenges contemporary analysis of political institutions and processes. Examines the structure of the Constitution, issues of federalism, the growth of civil rights, and the processes of government, with a comparative element. Explores the unique characteristics of California state politics.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for GOVT 1H Section 01 85102 1 Seminar 20/0 TR AMD262 1200PM-0115PM Sampanis,Maria CON+CA,GE AREA D
02 book for GOVT 1H Section 02 86073 1 Seminar 20/2 TR AMD262 0900AM-1015AM Sampanis,Maria CON+CA,GE AREA D

GOVT 10 - Meaning Of Government (3 Units)

Examination of the ideas of various authors about governing and being governed. Topics include: the scope and limits of freedom, the causes and characteristics of the state, the content of politics, the nature of authority, the problems of power and the duty to obey.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
02 book for GOVT 10 Section 02 85093 1 Lecture 40/0 TR ARC1010 1200PM-0115PM Iverson,Steven A HUM (C2)
03 book for GOVT 10 Section 03 85678 1 Lecture 40/4 TR AMD314 0300PM-0415PM Iverson,Steven A HUM (C2)

GOVT 35 - World Politics (3 Units)

Basic introduction to global politics focusing on a broad range of issues and problems relating to conflict and cooperation among nations, and on similarities and differences among nations' governmental institutions, structures and processes.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
02 book for GOVT 35 Section 02 85157 1 Lecture 40/3 MWF AMD252 1000AM-1050AM Davies,Peter R GE AREA D
03 book for GOVT 35 Section 03 85269 1 Lecture 45/7 MWF ALP212 1100AM-1150AM Razavi,Sahar GE AREA D
06 book for GOVT 35 Section 06 85271 1 Lecture 40/2 TR AMD252 0130PM-0245PM Lee,Young-Im GE AREA D
10 book for GOVT 35 Section 10 86658 1 Lecture 45/3 TR ALP212 0300PM-0415PM Pryor,Joshua M GE AREA D

GOVT 100 - Intro Rsrch Meth Pol Sci (3 Units)

Examines the foundations of scientific research methodology in political and social science. Designed to introduce students to the basic conceptual, observational and analytical methods of empirical research in political science and related social sciences.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for GOVT 100 Section 01 84952 1 Discussion 34/0 MW AMD260 0130PM-0245PM DiSarro,Brian S
02 book for GOVT 100 Section 02 84973 1 Discussion 34/0 MW ARC3004 0300PM-0415PM DiSarro,Brian S
03 book for GOVT 100 Section 03 85158 1 Discussion 34/0 R AMD262 0530PM-0820PM DiSarro,Brian S

GOVT 110 - Political Thought I (3 Units)

History of political theory, covering some important thinkers and topics during the Ancient, Medieval and Early Modern periods.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for GOVT 110 Section 01 84807 1 Discussion 40/1 TR AMD252 1030AM-1145AM Hertzoff,Andrew S

GOVT 111 - Political Thought II (3 Units)

History of political theory, covering some important thinkers and topics from the Early Modern period to the early 20th century.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for GOVT 111 Section 01 84808 1 Discussion 45/9 TR ALP212 0130PM-0245PM Tutschka,Monica B
03 book for GOVT 111 Section 03 86587 1 Discussion 45/0 TR ALP212 1200PM-0115PM Tutschka,Monica B

GOVT 112 - Current Political Thought (3 Units)

Current issues in political thought, with emphasis upon developments in the political philosophies of democracy, fascism, communism, conservatism, liberalism. Ideas are analyzed with reference to assumptions on which they are based and their relevance for political institutions and problems.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for GOVT 112 Section 01 Low Cost Course Materials 84809 1 Discussion 45/4 MW ALP212 0300PM-0415PM Brown,Mark B LCCM
02 book for GOVT 112 Section 02 Low Cost Course Materials 85159 1 Discussion 45/22 MW ALP122 0530PM-0645PM Brown,Mark B LCCM

GOVT 113 - American Political Thought (3 Units)

Assessment of ideas that are central to the development of an American political tradition, as those ideas influence government at the federal, state and local levels. Meets the state requirements in U.S. Constitution and California State and Local Government.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for GOVT 113 Section 01 Low Cost Course Materials 85273 1 Lecture 34/1 MWF AMD260 1000AM-1050AM Selby,David A CON+CA,GE AREA D,LCCM
02 book for GOVT 113 Section 02 85681 1 Lecture 34/5 MWF AMD260 1100AM-1150AM Selby,David A CON+CA,GE AREA D

GOVT 118 - Justwar,Natrlrght+Lawnatn (3 Units)

Examines fundamental conceptual questions about morality, law, and international relations through great works of political theory. Topics will cover natural right, sovereignty, just war, imperialism, national security, and international obligations. Authors read will include Thucydides, Aristotle, Aquinas, Machiavelli, Grotius, Montesquieu, Kant, Hegel, Marx, Mill and Nietzsche.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for GOVT 118 Section 01 85045 1 Lecture 35/0 TR AMD252 1200PM-0115PM Hertzoff,Andrew S

GOVT 119D - Shaping The Modern World (3 Units)

This course examines major problems that have shaped the modern world, the historical and intellectual roots of the modern world, and debates over the meaning of modernity. Considers how both advocates and critics of modernity have understood the relation of history, philosophy, politics, nature, religion, economics, and other key concepts. Specific topics may include: the development of modern science, technological progress, democratic institutions, capitalism, colonialism, secularization, religious tolerance, and individual freedom.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for GOVT 119D Section 01 85682 1 Discussion 37/17 TR AMD262 1030AM-1145AM Tutschka,Monica B

GOVT 120A - Constitutional Law (3 Units)

Basic junior level course in Public Law. A study of leading decisions of the U.S. Supreme Court and other materials pertaining to the power of Congress, the President and the Judiciary; relations between states and nation; and civil rights. Considers such topics as the separation of powers, judicial review, Congress, and the President.

Prerequisite: GOVT 1 or GOVT 150

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for GOVT 120A Section 01 84810 1 Lecture 30/1 TR AMD260 1030AM-1145AM Dillon,William A
02 book for GOVT 120A Section 02 84811 1 Lecture 30/0 M AMD260 0600PM-0850PM Dillon,William A

GOVT 120B - Constitutnal Rights & Libert (3 Units)

Basic junior level course in Public Law. A study of rights and immunities under the U.S. Constitution: examines leading decisions of the U.S. Supreme Court and other materials pertaining to freedom of expression, freedom of association, equality and due process of law.

Prerequisite: GOVT 1 or GOVT 150

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for GOVT 120B Section 01 84812 1 Lecture 30/3 MWF AMD260 0900AM-0950AM Dillon,William A

GOVT 127 - Elements Internatnl Law (3 Units)

While tracing the evolution of historical antecedents, centers upon modern literature in the field. The scope is broad and the problems vary, but among the areas to be studied are: 1) Is international law really law?; 2) historical foundations; 3) international legal institutions and structures; 4) supra-legal international orders, structures, and institutions and their meaning to international law; 5) world order and world law; and 6) an international "Bill of Rights."

Prerequisite: GOVT 1 or GOVT 150

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for GOVT 127 Section 01 85683 1 Lecture 45/12 MWF ALP212 0900AM-0950AM Rae,James D

GOVT 130 - International Politics (3 Units)

Basic junior-level course in International Relations. Current international tensions; the motivating forces influencing world politics; and the role of diplomacy and international organizations in resolving conflicts.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for GOVT 130 Section 01 84813 1 Lecture 40/0 MWF AMD252 1100AM-1150AM Davies,Peter R
02 book for GOVT 130 Section 02 84814 1 Lecture 30/0 MW AMD252 0300PM-0415PM Cannon,Patrick G
03 book for GOVT 130 Section 03 85183 1 Lecture 30/0 T ALP122 0600PM-0850PM Cannon,Patrick G

GOVT 131 - International Organizatn (3 Units)

Examines human efforts to create supranational organizations to promote world peace and prosperity. The focus will be on social, political, and economic activities and problems which have developed and proliferated since the end of the second World War.

Prerequisite: GOVT 1 or GOVT 150

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for GOVT 131 Section 01 85684 1 Lecture 45/7 MWF ALP212 1000AM-1050AM Rae,James D

GOVT 135 - American Foreign Policy (3 Units)

Institutions, practices and development of American foreign policy; the interaction of domestic and foreign factors on the formulating of American foreign policy since World War II.

Prerequisite: GOVT 1 or GOVT 150

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for GOVT 135 Section 01 84815 1 Lecture 46/0 TR ARC1007 0130PM-0245PM Andersen-Rodgers,David R

GOVT 136 - Intl Political Economy (3 Units)

Analyzes the interaction between politics and economics at the international level. Covers basic theoretical approaches; historical evolution of international economy; creation and role of international financial institutions; development issues; globalization and integration.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for GOVT 136 Section 01 84995 1 Lecture 40/2 MW AMD252 0530PM-0645PM Cannon,Patrick G

GOVT 138 - U.N. Simulation (3 Units)

Seminar experience for upper level Government and International Relations concentration majors. Students will prepare for and participate in a national intercollegiate model UN conference.

Note: Course repeatable with instructor permission.

Prerequisite: Junior status or above, a minimum 3.0 GPA in the major, GOVT 130 and/or GOVT 140, or instructor permission.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for GOVT 138 Section 01 84816 1 Seminar 16/2 TR AMD260 0530PM-0645PM Shiu,Janice

GOVT 139A - Globalization (3 Units)

Explores the nature of, and issues in, globalization. It does so in five parts. Part I examines alternative conceptions of globalization. Part II identifies and examines the primary forms of economic globalization. Part III considers globalization's effects on the territorial state, the welfare state, organized violence, culture, immigration, gender, and the environment. Part IV investigates the politics of the anti-globalization backlash. Part V concludes with an assessment of the shape and future of contemporary globalization.

Prerequisite: An upper division course in the field and/or instructor permission.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for GOVT 139A Section 01 85275 1 Seminar 20/2 MW AMD260 1200PM-0115PM Cannon,Patrick G

GOVT 140 - Comparative Politics (3 Units)

Survey of the field of comparative government and politics including a review of historic uses of comparison in political science research but with emphasis on the methods of study and analytical means of research currently employed. The subject matter of study: national political systems of all types and the component parts of political systems will be an integral feature.

Prerequisite: GOVT 1 or GOVT 150

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for GOVT 140 Section 01 85374 1 Lecture 45/1 MW ALP212 0130PM-0245PM Razavi,Sahar

GOVT 141 - Politics African Diaspora (3 Units)

Examines the social, political, cultural, and economic factors which have been important to the African diaspora. Examines how African people have responded to those factors, both in terms of formal, political thought, and in terms of political movements and political institutions. Examines thought and practice, comparability to Africa, U.S., Caribbean, Central and South America.

Cross Listed: ETHN 141; only one may be counted for credit.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for GOVT 141 Section 01 87279 1 Lecture 20/9 MW AMD262 1030AM-1145AM Green,Ricky GE AREA D,RE

GOVT 143 - Causes of War, Causes of Peace (3 Units)

Explores the entire conflict process associated with war from a variety of theoretical and methodological angles, including rationalist and behavioral models. Examines the concept of war and why wars begin. Looks at how violent international conflict is resolved. Investigates the role of the international community in the management of violent conflict, how peace processes are implemented, what leads to successful negotiations, and how war crimes and post-conflict reconciliation issues are resolved.

Prerequisite: GOVT 1 or GOVT 150

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for GOVT 143 Section 01 85094 1 Lecture 50/0 TR ALP122 1030AM-1145AM Andersen-Rodgers,David R GE AREA D

GOVT 144 - European Politics (3 Units)

Study of national and regional politics, governmental institutions and public problems in Europe since 1945. In different semesters there may be investigation of several, but varying, national systems, of cross-national political behavior, or of regional integration processes. May be taken more than once if there are different topics and instructor permission.

Prerequisite: GOVT 1 or GOVT 150

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for GOVT 144 Section 01 85168 1 Lecture 40/10 MWF AMD252 0900AM-0950AM Davies,Peter R GE AREA D

GOVT 145 - Asian Politics (3 Units)

Survey of governmental institutions and political processes in East and Southeast Asia. Focuses on the region's politics, dynamic economic growth, complex security context, resurgence of nationalism, and attempts to build multilateral institutions.

Prerequisite: GOVT 1 or GOVT 150

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for GOVT 145 Section 01 85686 1 Lecture 40/0 MW AMD252 1200PM-0115PM Rae,James D

GOVT 150 - American Governments (3 Units)

Federal system of government; the U.S. Constitution; legislative, executive, and judicial processes; political parties, interest groups, and the relationships and obligations of citizens to their government(s). Fulfills the California state graduation and credential requirements for U.S. Constitution and California State and Local Government. May be substituted for GOVT 1, but may not be used as an elective toward the major.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
02 book for GOVT 150 Section 02 85696 1 Lecture 40/2 MWF AMD252 0800AM-0850AM Davies,Peter R CON+CA,GE AREA D
04 book for GOVT 150 Section 04 84974 1 Lecture 45/1 MW TAH1025 0130PM-0245PM Davies,Peter R CON+CA,GE AREA D
05 book for GOVT 150 Section 05 85095 1 Lecture 55/0 F TAH1025 1200PM-0250PM Kunz,Adam S CON+CA,GE AREA D
07 book for GOVT 150 Section 07 Low Cost Course Materials 85162 1 Lecture 50/0 TR ALP122 0900AM-1015AM Iverson,Steven A CON+CA,GE AREA D,LCCM
08 book for GOVT 150 Section 08 85209 1 Lecture 34/0 TR AMD260 1200PM-0115PM Victor,Kristina M CON+CA,GE AREA D
10 book for GOVT 150 Section 10 85277 1 Lecture 45/0 W TAH1025 0530PM-0820PM Iverson,Steven A CON+CA,GE AREA D
11 book for GOVT 150 Section 11 86415 1 Lecture 45/0 MWF LIB65 0900AM-0950AM Snyder,Bruce D CON+CA,GE AREA D
12 book for GOVT 150 Section 12 86426 1 Lecture 50/3 MW ALP122 0300PM-0415PM Britton,Rebecca L CON+CA,GE AREA D
13 book for GOVT 150 Section 13 Low Cost Course Materials 86446 1 Lecture 45/0 MW ALP122 1200PM-0115PM Selby,David A CON+CA,GE AREA D,LCCM

GOVT 152 - Political Psychology (3 Units)

Examines the ways in which political behavior is shaped by individual beliefs, personalities, cognitive patters, biases, and other psychological mechanisms. Students will engage with a wide range of research on topics such as cognitive styles, personality, obedience, psychological roots of terrorism, the psychology of ideology, and the role of emotion in politics.

Cross Listed: PSYC 153

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for GOVT 152 Section 01 85677 1 Lecture 23/0 TR ARC1007 1200PM-0115PM Nalder,Kimberly L

GOVT 154 - Political Parties in America (3 Units)

Examination and analysis of American political parties. An exploration of the nature and functions of political parties including party organization, electorate, and government. Topics include the various historical party systems, the two-party system, elections, and campaign financing. Includes discussion of the presidential nominating process.

Prerequisite: GOVT 1 or GOVT 150

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for GOVT 154 Section 01 85205 1 Lecture 45/14 MW TAH1025 1200PM-0115PM Hussey,Wesley A

GOVT 155 - The Legislative Process (3 Units)

Examination and analysis of the institutions, the people and the behavior that make up the legislative process. Considers the nature of representation and the role and impact of such factors as committee structure, political parties, interest groups, and others on public policy. Focus is on both the U.S. Congress and the California State Legislature.

Prerequisite: GOVT 1 or GOVT 150

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for GOVT 155 Section 01 85278 1 Lecture 45/14 MW TAH1025 0300PM-0415PM Hussey,Wesley A

GOVT 158 - Mass Media & American Politics (3 Units)

Focuses on the role the mass media plays in the political life of our democracy. Five primary topics are covered: the proper media role in a democracy; the relationship between the media, public opinion and agenda setting; the effects of media coverage on campaigns, elections, and voting; how elected officials influence and "spin" coverage; and the impact of media on policy-making. Students will develop critical analysis skills and emerge as more savvy media consumers and citizens.

Prerequisite: GOVT 1 or GOVT 150

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for GOVT 158 Section 01 85380 1 Lecture 37/0 TR AMD262 0300PM-0415PM Kirsch,Daniel T

GOVT 159A - Campaigns and Elections (3 Units)

Exploration of American campaigns and elections. Topics include the electoral process, voting behavior, the role of political parties, the media, interest groups, and candidate and campaign strategies. Focus will be on contemporary/current campaigns and elections.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for GOVT 159A Section 01 85704 1 Seminar 40/0 MW AMD252 0130PM-0245PM Martin,Danielle

GOVT 163 - Black Politics in the U.S. (3 Units)

Examines historically and currently the political life of black people in the U.S. Emphasis on understanding underlying conditions.

Prerequisite: GOVT 1 or GOVT 150

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for GOVT 163 Section 01 Low Cost Course Materials 85705 1 Lecture 45/2 TR ALP212 0900AM-1015AM Towler,Christopher GE AREA D,LCCM,RE

GOVT 165 - Politics - Underrepresented (3 Units)

Examines the phenomenon of political underrepresentation in the U.S.A. It will identify significant affected groupings, examine the conditions which have resulted in such underrepresentation, evaluate the effects of underrepresentation on the lives of affected groups, and consider relevant political strategies. Emphasis on particular groups may vary with instructor.

Prerequisite: GOVT 1 or GOVT 150; and GWAR certification before Fall 09; or WPJ score of 80+; or 3-unit placement in ENGL 109M or ENGL 109W; or 4-unit placement in ENGL 109M or ENGL 109W and co-enrollment in ENGL 109X; or WPJ score 70 or 71 and co-enrollment in ENGL 109X.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for GOVT 165 Section 01 84828 1 Lecture 34/0 TR AMD260 0300PM-0415PM Oden,Robert S GE AREA D,RE,WI
02 book for GOVT 165 Section 02 85046 1 Lecture 35/1 TR AMD252 0530PM-0645PM Oden,Robert S GE AREA D,RE,WI

GOVT 166 - Gender and Politics (3 Units)

This course examines the influence of socially constructed meanings of femininity and masculinity on the political participation of women, candidate selection, election campaigns, and electoral outcomes in executive and legislative offices in the U.S. and worldwide. Students will develop a rich understanding of the relationship between gender and women's political representation and analyze and discuss institutional, structural, cultural, and historical conditions associated with women's voting behavior, political advancement, leadership styles, and impacts of political representation on women.

Cross Listed: WOMS 166; only one may be counted for credit.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for GOVT 166 Section 01 Zero Cost Book 85389 1 Lecture 23/2 TR ALP212 1030AM-1145AM Lee,Young-Im ZCCM

GOVT 169A - Sci,Technology+Politics (3 Units)

Social and political dimensions of science and technology. Examines how science and technology both shape politics and are shaped by politics. Considers the role of scientific advisors in government and society; dilemmas of expert authority and bias; relations between experts and non-experts; science and technology in popular culture; science and technology policy; implications of emerging technologies such as genetic engineering and the Internet for civil rights, moral values, and democracy.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for GOVT 169A Section 01 Zero Cost Book 85709 1 Seminar 45/7 MW ALP212 1200PM-0115PM Brown,Mark B GE AREA D,ZCCM

GOVT 170 - Public Policy Development (3 Units)

Examines the policy development process in the U.S. by exploring the ideological predispositions of the American public, the analytical approaches applied to policy development and assessment, and the institutional and political environment in which policy is made. Typically, the understanding derived from this examination is applied to several policy issues of current interest.

Prerequisite: GOVT 1 or GOVT 150 and GWAR Certification before Fall 09, or WPJ score of 70+, or at least a C- in ENGL 109M or ENGL 109W.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
02 book for GOVT 170 Section 02 84936 1 Lecture 35/3 TR ALP212 0530PM-0645PM Snyder,Bruce D
03 book for GOVT 170 Section 03 86576 1 Lecture 30/0 TR AMD252 0300PM-0415PM Snyder,Bruce D

GOVT 180 - Calif State+Local Govt (3 Units)

California state, city and county politics and government. Comparisons with governments in other states. Meets State requirements in California State and Local Governments. Permits students who have fulfilled U.S. Constitution requirement in another state to meet graduation requirements for California State and Local Governments.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for GOVT 180 Section 01 85372 1 Lecture 50/3 MWF TAH1025 1000AM-1050AM Rosskopf,John W CA GOVT,GE AREA D
02 book for GOVT 180 Section 02 85047 1 Lecture 50/2 MWF TAH1025 1100AM-1150AM Rosskopf,John W CA GOVT,GE AREA D
04 book for GOVT 180 Section 04 85280 1 Lecture 40/3 TR AMD252 0900AM-1015AM Higgins,Valerie J CA GOVT,GE AREA D
05 book for GOVT 180 Section 05 85711 1 Lecture 34/1 TR AMD260 0130PM-0245PM Higgins,Valerie J CA GOVT,GE AREA D
06 book for GOVT 180 Section 06 85375 1 Lecture 46/0 TR ARC1007 0300PM-0415PM Victor,Kristina M CA GOVT,GE AREA D
07 book for GOVT 180 Section 07 86358 1 Lecture 45/5 MWF TAH1025 0800AM-0850AM Rosskopf,John W CA GOVT,GE AREA D
08 book for GOVT 180 Section 08 86359 1 Lecture 50/8 MWF TAH1025 0900AM-0950AM James,Victor CA GOVT,GE AREA D

GOVT 184 - Introduction to Urban Politics (3 Units)

Problems of urban areas and proposed solutions; politics and government. May be offered as lecture-discussion class or as a seminar. Field study may be required.

Prerequisite: GOVT 1 or GOVT 150

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
03 book for GOVT 184 Section 03 86657 1 Discussion 37/15 TR AMD262 0130PM-0245PM Oden,Robert S S,Y

GOVT 195A - Internship (1-6 Units)

Prerequisite: GWAR certification before Fall 09, WPJ score of 70+, or at least a C- in ENGL 109 M/W. Minimum GPA of 2.5 (both in the major and overall).

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for GOVT 195A Section 01 84830 1 Independent Study 5/2 TBAARR - Sampanis,Maria I

GOVT 198A - Odyssey Peer Advisers (1-3 Units)

Provides individualized learning opportunities (1-3 units per semester) for engaging in peer advising along with elective activities such as tutoring, assisting faculty with research, event planning and other activities of a comparable nature. Students should be upper division students or graduate students. The units may not be applied towards unit requirement of the Government major, Government IR and Government/Journalism.

Note: This course may be repeated up to a total of six units.

Prerequisite: Instructor permission

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for GOVT 198A Section 01 84965 1 Activity 35/0 TBAARR - Lapp,Nancy

GOVT 198B - Peer Advising by Odyssey (1 Units)

Provides opportunity for lower division students, students on probation, and newly declared majors to be mentored by more advanced upper division students or graduate students. This peer advising will help students meet academic deadlines, achieve academic success, become engaged in campus activities and integrated into the Government Department. Units may not be applied towards unit requirement of the Government major, Government IR and Government/Journalism

Note: This course may be repeated one time only for unit credit.

Prerequisite: Instructor permission

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for GOVT 198B Section 01 84966 1 Activity 40/0 TBAARR - Lapp,Nancy

GOVT 200 - Method+Scope Politicl Sci (3 Units)

Introduction to the philosophy of science, and the scope and methods of empirical research in political, social and policy science. In the area of philosophy of science, focuses on the logic of scientific inquiry, theory testing and confirmation and causal explanation. In the area of scope and methods, critically examines the scientific merits of several competing approaches to the study of politics and policy, as well as some of the major methodological controversies and debates in the literature.

Prerequisite: STAT 1 or its equivalent.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for GOVT 200 Section 01 85281 1 Seminar 20/6 M ALP212 0600PM-0850PM Martin,Danielle

GOVT 210 - Political Theory (3 Units)

Historical and social roots, democratic or authoritarian ideologies; the conflict of ideologies; philosophic approaches.

Note: May be repeated for credit with permission of Graduate Coordinator.

Prerequisite: An upper division course in the field and/or instructor permission.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for GOVT 210 Section 01 85712 1 Seminar 15/2 T AMD262 0600PM-0850PM Hertzoff,Andrew S

GOVT 230 - Theories Of IR (3 Units)

Examination of the theory and practice of international relations including such subfields as international law, international organization, foreign policy and national security policy.

Note: May be repeated for credit with permission of Graduate Coordinator.

Prerequisite: Upper division course in the field and/or instructor permission.

Cross Listed: IA 210; only one may be counted for credit.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for GOVT 230 Section 01 85096 1 Seminar 20/8 W AMD260 0600PM-0850PM Andersen-Rodgers,David R

GOVT 250 - Basic Issues American Gov (3 Units)

Exploration in-depth of topics such as federalism, executive-legislative relationships, problems of representation, government reorganization, congressional reform, the electoral process.

Note: May be repeated for credit with permission of Graduate Coordinator.

Prerequisite: An upper division course in the field and/or instructor permission.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for GOVT 250 Section 01 85713 1 Seminar 15/7 M MND4005 0600PM-0850PM Cox,Jim

GOVT 280 - California Politics (3 Units)

Advanced study of California's state and local governments, with emphasis on political history, political institutions, and the role of direct democracy on the state's government, budget and politics. Demographic and geographic elements will be scrutinized through a political focus. California's policy and political process will also be examined, as well as discussion of various political reforms.

Note: Undergraduates may take the course with instructor permission.

Prerquisite: Must be an unclassified Graduate or a Masters degree student in Government, Public Policy & Administration or Internationl Affairs

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for GOVT 280 Section 01 85283 1 Seminar 15/3 R TAH1002 0600PM-0850PM Hussey,Wesley A

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Class Attribute Codes

CA GOVT - California State & Local Government

CL 35 - CL 35

CON+CA - U.S. Constitution + California State & Local Govt

ECOM-11 - ECom 11 Geology Of Mexico & Ethnic Relations

GE AREA D - GE AREA D

HUM (C2) - Humanities (Area C2)

I - Service Learning Internship

LCCM - Low Cost Course Materials, under $40.00

LCOM-31 - LCom 31 - Musical Sounds Across the World

LCOM-45 - LCOM 45 - Peer Assisted Learning MATH 30

LCOM-59 - LCOM 59

OL - Online

RE - Race & Ethnicity Graduation Requirement (RE)

S - Service Learning Course S4

WI - SAC:WRITING INTENSIVE GRAD REQ

Y - Teacher Credential Program Course

ZCCM - Zero Cost Course Materials

Session Codes

1 - Regular Academic Session (08/27/2018 to 12/07/2018)