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Course Details

Course Code: IRLS501 Course ID: 3549 Credit Hours: 3 Level: Graduate

This course examines a broad range of governments utilizing the comparative method of analysis. Students will study democracies, monarchies, dictatorships and authoritarian forms of government. Students will participate in various class projects emphasizing contemporary problems of the various forms of governments of nation states today. This will take into consideration cultural differences and similarities, human nature, and the approaches of individual governments different from that of the American norm in carrying out their basic responsibility to maintain and strengthen society by equal justice for all of its citizens.

Course Schedule

Registration Dates Course Dates Start Month Session Weeks
03/29/2022 - 09/02/2022 09/05/2022 - 10/30/2022 September Summer 2022 Session D 8 Week session
05/21/2022 - 11/04/2022 11/07/2022 - 01/01/2023 November Fall 2022 Session I 8 Week session
07/25/2022 - 12/30/2022 01/02/2023 - 02/26/2023 January Winter 2023 Session B 8 Week session

Current Syllabi

CO1: Evaluate theories, approaches, and methods in comparative politics.

CO2: Appraise the efficacy of various systems of government.

CO3: Analyze the impact of cultural and historical experiences on a governance system.

CO4: Construct an interpretation of executive, judicial, and legislative structures within selected states.

CO5: Distinguish processes of public policymaking from a comparative theory perspective.

CO1: Evaluate theories, approaches, and methods in comparative politics.

CO2: Appraise the efficacy of various systems of government.

CO3: Analyze the impact of cultural and historical experiences on a governance system.

CO4: Construct an interpretation of executive, judicial, and legislative structures within selected states.

CO5: Distinguish processes of public policymaking from a comparative theory perspective.

Book Title:Various resources from the APUS Library & the Open Web are used. Please visit http://apus.libguides.com/er.php to locate the course eReserve.
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Previous Syllabi

Not current for future courses.