US: Politics and Foreign Policy

Pusan National University

Course Description

  • Course Name

    US: Politics and Foreign Policy

  • Host University

    Pusan National University

  • Location

    Busan, South Korea

  • Area of Study

    American Studies, Political Science

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Upper

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    Hours & Credits

  • Credits

    3
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    0
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    0
  • Overview

    Course Description
    This class will examine the American political system including the primary principles of government, the structure of government, political institutions, and the political attitudes and activities of individual citizens and groups. The main objective of this course is to provide overall insights into the US political system and discuss various policymaking processes. The class will also look at the frameworks by which American foreign policies are formulated and implemented. This includes a discussion of the objectives and consequences of United
    States foreign policy. The course enables the student to understand the procedures by which foreign policy is made and implemented in the United States. Throughout the semester, readings, announcements, notes of clarification, and grades will be available in class.

    Course Objectives
    This class will examine the American political system including the primary principles of government, a structure of government, political institutions, and the political attitudes and activities of individual citizens and groups. The main objective of this course is to provide overall insights into the US political system and discuss various policymaking processes. The class will also look at the frameworks by which American foreign policies are formulated and implemented. This includes a discussion of the objectives and consequences of United
    States foreign policy. The course enables the student to understand the procedures by which foreign policy is made and implemented in the United States.