Student Learning Objectives
- Students will develop a broad understanding of the scholarship, analytical methods, and theories of politics in one or more of the discipline's four sub-fields.
- Students will develop a mastery of critical thinking skills by evaluating political developments from an observational and theoretical standpoint in their research.
- Students will develop and hone a mastery of writing skills of a political genre by communicating their perspectives, empirical findings, interpretations and the conclusions of their research on political issues, policies, institutions, and behavior.
- Students may develop outside of the classroom alternative perspectives on political affairs by engaging in internships, study abroad, and community service experiences.