Unit: College of Arts and Sciences
Department: Department of Politics
Office location and address
1540 Jefferson Park AveCharlottesville, Virginia 22903
Topical offerings in American Politics
A critical analysis of important issues and works in American politics from diverse perspectives. Students are required to write weekly analytical essays and actively participate in small seminar discussions on issues including: the founding, parties and elections, public policy, federalism, the presidency, Congress, and the judicial system. Prerequisite: Admission to Politics Honors Program.
Independent study under faculty supervision, for students who are preparing for intensive research on a specific topic. Prerequisite: Instructor permission.
Intensive analysis of selected issues and concepts in American politics.