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Minor Requirements

 

Political Science Minor

Course Number and Title

Credits

POLS 200 Introduction to Politics

3

A student must take two of the following courses:
POLS 300 American Political Institutions and Behaviors
POLS 305 Comparative Politics: Theories, Methods, and Political Processes
POLS 306 International Relations: Actors, Interactions, and Methods
POLS 315 Political Philosophy

6

Upper-division political science courses
except: POLS 494, POLS 496, or POLS 499. Only three credits of POLS 493 and POLS 497 are allowed.
(It is recommended that students consult with a political science advisor when selecting their upper division courses.)

12

Total

21

Canadian Studies Minor

For extensive information on Canadian Studies at Boise State, an interdisciplinary minor program, please visit the Canadian Studies Website.

Course Number and Title

Credits

CANSTD 301 Investigating Canada: A Preliminary Survey

3

CANSTD 302 Controversial Issues in Contemporary Canada

3

Interdisciplinary courses chosen from
ANTH 307 Indians of North America
ANTH 312 Prehistory of North America
CANSTD 294, 494 Workshops in Canadian Studies
CANSTD 297,497 Special Topics in Canadian Studies
FRENCH 101 Elementary French I
FRENCH 485 The Francophone World Today
POLS 424 Canadian Politics

12

Total

18

New for 2017!  Minor in Political Communication

Political Communication Minor Checklist

Latin America and Latino/a Studies Minor

The LALS minor is offered by the Modern Language and Literatures Department. Please visit the MLL Department website for more information.