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Political Science BA - International Politics Concentration - Curricular Plan

(HEGIS: 22.07 POLITICAL SCI & GOVERN, CIP: 45.1001 Political Science and Government, General)

Curricular Plan

A Curricular Plan provides a roadmap for completing this academic program and the UB Curriculum on time. Your actual plan may vary depending on point of entry to the university, course placement and/or waivers based on standardized test scores, earned alternative credit and/or college transfer credit.

All students are encouraged to use this plan in conjunction with other academic planning resources such as your academic advisor, the HUB Academic Advisement Report, My Planner and Path Finder tool.

In addition to following this course roadmap, all other admission and academic requirements of this major as listed in the Undergraduate Catalog must be met in order to successfully complete this degree.

Freshman Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
PSC 101LEC Intro American Politics M 3
PSC 102LEC Intro Internat Politics M 3
Pathway or ENG 105LEC Writing and Rhetoric P or CL1 3 or 4
UB Seminar UBS 3
Diversity Learning DL 3
Total Credits: 15 or 16
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
Pathway or ENG 105LEC Writing and Rhetoric P or CL1 3 or 4
Pathway P 3
Elective E 3
Pathway P 3
PSC Any Elective (Field Requirement 1) M 3
Total Credits: 15 or 16

Sophomore Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
PSC Methods of Inquiry M 3
Math & Quantitative Reasoning MQR 4
Pathway P 3
Pathway P 3
Scientific Literacy SLI1 4
Total Credits: 17
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
International Politics Elective at 300/400 Level M 3
PSC Elective (Field Requirement 2) M 3
Pathway P 3
Scientific Literacy SLI2 3
Elective E 3
Total Credits: 15

Junior Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
International Politics Elective, 300/400 Level M 3
International Politics Elective, 300/400 Level M 3
Communication Literacy CL2 3
Elective E 3
Elective E 3
Total Credits: 15
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
International Politics Elective, 300/400 level M 3
PSC Elective M 3
Elective E 3
Elective E 3
UBC 399 UB Capstone CAP 1
Total Credits: 13

Senior Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
International Politics Elective, 300/400 Level M 3
Elective E 3
Elective E 3
Elective E 3
Elective E 3
Total Credits: 15
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
PSC Elective M 3
Elective E 3
Elective E 3
Elective E 3
Elective E 3
Total Credits: 15
Total Credits Required for Degree:
120
Curricular Category Key
Category Description
M Course required for major (including pre-requisites needed for admission to major)
E Elective (course not required for major or UB Curriculum)
UB Curriculum
CAP UB Capstone
CL1/CL2 Communication Literacy (2 required)
DL Diversity Learning
MQR Math and Quantitative Reasoning
P Pathway Course (6 required: 3 Global, 3 Thematic)
SLI1/SLI2 Scientific Literacy and Inquiry (2 required)
UBS UB Seminar
Note: Some classes may count toward both a major (M) and UB Curriculum (UBC) requirement. Courses that count toward more than one requirement are indicated by a "/" (slash) in the category column, indicating which categories the course will satisfy.
 
Published: Nov 21, 2019 08:27:44