Requirements

 

Requirements for the Politics, Policy, Law & Ethics Major (11 Credits)

11 credit major; no more than 10 credits can have a PPLE prefix.

Three Required Core Classes (4)

Two Courses in Public Policy (2)

  • ENVS 321 Environmental Policymaking: Politics and Process (1)
  • ENVS 380W Research in Forest Management and Policy (1)
  • PPLE 319 U.S. Welfare Policy (1)
  • PPLE 330 Topics in Public Policy (1)
  • PPLE 331 Direct Democracy: The Politics of the State Ballot Measures (1)
  • PPLE 334 Law and Public Policy (1)
  • PPLE 358 American Exceptionalism?: Policy and Politics in Comparative Perspective (1)
  • PPLE 372 American Foreign Policy (1)
  • BUS-6201 Public Policy Studies (1)

One course in Public Law (1)

  • HIST 308 American Legal History (1)
  • PPLE 334 Law and Public Policy (1)
  • PPLE 337 Constitutional Law (1)
  • LW 237 Native American Law (1)
  • LW 252 Constitutional Law II (1)
  • LW 266 Election Law (1)
  • LW 304 State and Local Government (.75)
  • LW 358 Presidency and the Constitution (.75)
  • LW 381 First Amendment (.75)
  • LW 382 U.S. Supreme Court (.75)
  • LW 3019 Legislation and Regulation (1)

Two courses in American Politics and/or Ethics (2)

  • ENVS 304W Politics of Environmental Ethics (1)
  • IDS 330 Bodies in Public (1)
  • PHEAL 301 Public Health Ethics (1)
  • PPLE 314 Politics and Religion in the United States (1)
  • PPLE 315 Topics in Politics (1)
  • PPLE 317 Political Judgment (1)
  • PPLE 318 Death in America (1)
  • PPLE 331 Direct Democracy: The Politics of the State Ballot Measures (1)
  • PPLE 338W Reforming Criminal Justice (1)
  • PPLE 351W Sex, Gender, and American Politics  (1)
  • PPLE 353 Parties, Elections and Campaigns (1)
  • PPLE 354 The American Presidency (1)
  • LW 304 State and Local Government (.75)

One Internship/Experiential Credit (1)

One Additional Course from the Above Lists or From the Following: (1)

  • ANTH 231 Native North American Cultures (1)
  • ANTH 258 Selected Area Studies: Intro to Migration Studies (topic dependent) (1)
  • ANTH 344 Medical Anthropology (1)
  • ANTH 351 Indigenous Peoples, Human Rights and the Environment (1)
  • CCM 202 Designing Persuasive Campaigns (1)
  • CCM 342 US Women's Rights Since 1920 (1)
  • CCM 361 Citizenship and the Public Sphere (1)
  • ECON 320 Discourse on Income Inequality (1)
  • ECON 344 The Economics of Race & Gender (1)
  • ECON 445 Environmental Economics (1)
  • ENVS 328 Health and the Global Environment (1)
  • HIST 307 American Immigration History (1)
  • HIST 342 Studies in American History (1)
  • HIST 453 History in the Archives (1)
  • IDS 330 Bodies in Public (1)
  • INTST 328W Political Metaphors (1)
  • PPLE 345 Topics in Politics, Policy, Law & Ethics (1)
  • PSYC 360 Psychology and Law (1)
  • SOC 310 Human Rights Research and Advocacy (1)
  • SOC 334 Inequality in Society (1)
  • SOC 355 Health and Society (1)

Requirements for the Politics, Policy, Law, and Ethics Minor (6 Credits)

  • PPLE 210 American Politics (1)
  • PPLE 220 Politics and Ethics (1)
  • 1 course in 3 of the following four categories (3):
    • Public Policy
    • Public Law
    • American Politics & Ethics
    • Internship
  • Any additional course that counts toward the PPLE major (1)

Note: At least 4 courses must have a PPLE prefix.


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