AP/POLS1200 3.0 A: The Politics of Law
Calendar Description / Prerequisite / Co-Requisite
Introduces students to the study of the relationship between political science and the law. Addresses varying approaches to the study of these disciplines. Emphasizes the dynamic interaction among institutions, actors, and processes in the domestic and international legal arenas. Analyzes major themes in these fields by examining the politics of law in the context of governance. Issues addressed range from the rights of sex workers and food safety to patent regimes and the environment.
- Academic Honesty
- Student Rights and Responsibilities
- Religious Observance
- Grading Scheme and Feedback
- 20% Rule
No examinations or tests collectively worth more than 20% of the final grade in a course will be given during the final 14 calendar days of classes in a term. The exceptions to the rule are classes which regularly meet Friday evenings or on Saturday and/or Sunday at any time, and courses offered in the compressed summer terms.
- Academic Accommodation for Students with Disabilities