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  Sep 21, 2017
 
2017-2018 Catalog

Political Science


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I. Required courses in the major—at least 34 hours including:


Additional courses to reach 34 hours of POLS


 Note: At least 20 of the 34 hours must be completed at the 300-400 level.

II. Required courses outside the major—4 hours:


III. Other departmental requirements:


Senior oral and writing competencies are demonstrated by satisfactory completion of POLS 490. Information literacy competency is demonstrated by satisfactory completion of POLS 290.

Liberal Arts Core (LAC)


For additional information about the Liberal Arts Core and the specific courses that fulfill the requirements, visit the Office of the Registrar website, https://registrar.unca.edu/liberal-arts-core.

Liberal Arts Core Requirements

The credit hours listed are the minimum required.

Requirement Credits
First-Year Colloquium 3
Academic Writing and Critical Inquiry 4
Humanities 12
Laboratory Science 4
Scientific Perspectives 3
Quantitative Perspectives 4
Social Science 3
Second Language (proficiency through the 2nd semester) 0-4
Arts and Ideas 3
Senior Capstone 4
Diversity Intensive 3
   
Information Literacy Intensive Fulfilled within the major
Writing Intensive Fulfilled within the major

 

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