Introduction to Political Science

The American University of Rome

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Introduction to Political Science

  • Host University

    The American University of Rome

  • Location

    Rome, Italy

  • Area of Study

    Political Science

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Lower

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    Hours & Credits

  • Credits

    3
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    3
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    4
  • Overview

    The course provides an introduction to the world of politics and the fundamentals of political science. It gives students knowledge of the basic topics of politics: power, government, nation, state; definitions and descriptions of forms of political behavior from democratic participation to revolutionary violence and the varieties of democratic and non-democratic forms of government.

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

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