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California State University, Long Beach

Schedule of Classes

Fall 2012

Class offerings as of : SEPTEMBER 30, 2012

Political Science - (POSC)

POSC 100 - INTRO AMERICAN GOVERNMENT

3 Units GE AREA: D1b
SEC. CLASS # CLASS NOTES TYPE DAYS TIME OPEN SEATS
as of 09/30
LOCATION INSTRUCTOR COMMENT
01 3416   LEC MW 12:30-1:45PM CBA-140 Dennis C  
02 3412   LEC MW 3:30-4:45PM CBA-140 George L  
04 7126   LEC MW 2-3:15PM
Yes
CBA-140 Noble C  
05 3413   LEC MW 8-9:15AM CBA-140 Morton R  
06 3414   LEC F 8-11:00AM
Yes
EN2-107 Chan M  
08 3415   LEC MW 9:30-10:45AM CBA-140 Ringel L  
09 9352   LEC MWF 11-11:50AM SPA-112 Steiner B  
10 9353   LEC MW 3:30-4:45PM
Yes
SPA-212 Steiner B  
11 4849   LEC TuTh 8-9:15AM CBA-140 Wallsten K  
12 4570   LEC TuTh 9:30-10:45AM
Yes
CBA-140 Kasimis D  
13 4571   LEC TuTh 11-12:15PM CBA-140 Haesly R  
14 7507   LEC TuTh 12:30-1:45PM
Yes
CBA-140 Haas A  
15 3417   LEC TuTh 2-3:15PM CBA-140 Goldstein C  
16 3418   LEC TuTh 3:30-4:45PM
Yes
CBA-140 Rasmussen A  
17 5774   LEC Th 6:30-9:15PM
Yes
SPA-211 Victor J  

POSC 105 - INTRO TO CRITICAL THINKING

3 Units GE AREA: A3 - Foundation
SEC. CLASS # CLASS NOTES TYPE DAYS TIME OPEN SEATS
as of 09/30
LOCATION INSTRUCTOR COMMENT
01 4165   LEC MW 3:30-4:45PM
Yes
SPA-211 Goldin R  
02 7910   LEC TuTh 12:30-1:45PM SPA-211 Goldin R  

POSC 199 - INTRODUCTION TO CALIFORNIA GOV

1 Unit
SEC. CLASS # CLASS NOTES TYPE DAYS TIME OPEN SEATS
as of 09/30
LOCATION INSTRUCTOR COMMENT
01 7107   LEC MW 5-6:00PM SPA-209 Chounlamountry S Class meets from 08/27/12 - 09/28/12.
02 7912   LEC MW 5-6:00PM SPA-209 Chounlamountry S Class meets from 10/01/12 - 11/02/12.
03 7913   LEC MW 5-6:00PM SPA-209 Chounlamountry S Class meets from 11/05/12 - 12/07/12.

POSC 212 - HOW DEMOCRATIC IS THE US?

3 Units GE AREA: D2
SEC. CLASS # CLASS NOTES TYPE DAYS TIME OPEN SEATS
as of 09/30
LOCATION INSTRUCTOR COMMENT
01 6212   LEC MW 9:30-10:45AM SPA-209 Morton R  
02 5360   LEC TuTh 11-12:15PM SPA-209 Goldstein C  

POSC 218 - GLOBAL POLITICS

3 Units GE AREA: D2, Global Issues
SEC. CLASS # CLASS NOTES TYPE DAYS TIME OPEN SEATS
as of 09/30
LOCATION INSTRUCTOR COMMENT
01 7903   LEC MW 12:30-1:45PM SPA-209 Metaxas C  
02 5361   LEC TuTh 2-3:15PM SPA-211 Martinez L  
03 7904   LEC TuTh 3:30-4:45PM
Yes
SPA-211 Martinez L  

POSC 225 - ISSUES IN POLITICAL THEORY

3 Units GE AREA: D2
SEC. CLASS # CLASS NOTES TYPE DAYS TIME OPEN SEATS
as of 09/30
LOCATION INSTRUCTOR COMMENT
01 7905   LEC MW 2-3:15PM
Yes
SPA-212 Goldin R  

POSC 300 - SCOPE/METH POLITICAL SCIENCE

3 Units
SEC. CLASS # CLASS NOTES TYPE DAYS TIME OPEN SEATS
as of 09/30
LOCATION INSTRUCTOR COMMENT
01 4166   LEC TuTh 2-3:15PM SPA-110 Haas A  
02 4183   LEC MW 12:30-1:45PM SPA-110 Morton R  
03 4910   LEC Tu 6:30-9:15PM SPA-209 Shurtz R  
04 10941   LEC W 6:30-9:15PM CBA-218 Shurtz R  

POSC 301 - CLASSICAL POLITICAL THEORY

3 Units GE AREA: D2
SEC. CLASS # CLASS NOTES TYPE DAYS TIME OPEN SEATS
as of 09/30
LOCATION INSTRUCTOR COMMENT
01 10404   LEC TuTh 2-3:15PM
Yes
VEC-417 Kasimis D  

POSC 303 - MODERN POLITICAL THEORY

3 Units
SEC. CLASS # CLASS NOTES TYPE DAYS TIME OPEN SEATS
as of 09/30
LOCATION INSTRUCTOR COMMENT
01 5690   LEC TuTh 9:30-10:45AM SPA-211 Caputi M  

POSC 304 - RECENT POLITICAL THEORY

3 Units
SEC. CLASS # CLASS NOTES TYPE DAYS TIME OPEN SEATS
as of 09/30
LOCATION INSTRUCTOR COMMENT
02 10861   LEC TuTh 11-12:15PM
Yes
LA1-304 Caputi M  

POSC 311 - CONSTITUTIONAL LAW POWER

3 Units
SEC. CLASS # CLASS NOTES TYPE DAYS TIME OPEN SEATS
as of 09/30
LOCATION INSTRUCTOR COMMENT
01 3419   LEC TuTh 8-9:15AM SPA-211 Leiter W  

POSC 312 - CONSTITUTIONAL LAW RIGHTS

3 Units
SEC. CLASS # CLASS NOTES TYPE DAYS TIME OPEN SEATS
as of 09/30
LOCATION INSTRUCTOR COMMENT
01 5689   LEC W 6:30-9:15PM
Yes
SPA-209 Leiter W  
02 9354   LEC MW 2-3:15PM SPA-104 Whitehead J  

POSC 321 - THE MEDIA & AMERICAN POLITICS

3 Units GE AREA: D2
SEC. CLASS # CLASS NOTES TYPE DAYS TIME OPEN SEATS
as of 09/30
LOCATION INSTRUCTOR COMMENT
01 3924   LEC TuTh 11-12:15PM SPA-212 Wallsten K  

POSC 322 - PARTIES, CAMPAIGNS, ELECTIONS

3 Units GE AREA: D2
SEC. CLASS # CLASS NOTES TYPE DAYS TIME OPEN SEATS
as of 09/30
LOCATION INSTRUCTOR COMMENT
01 3420   LEC MW 11-12:15PM
Yes
SPA-212 Dennis C  

POSC 323 - RACIAL & ETHNIC POLITICS-U.S.

3 Units GE AREA: D2, Human Diversity
SEC. CLASS # CLASS NOTES TYPE DAYS TIME OPEN SEATS
as of 09/30
LOCATION INSTRUCTOR COMMENT
01 3421   LEC TuTh 12:30-1:45PM SPA-212 Chaturvedi N  
02 7906   LEC TuTh 2-3:15PM
Yes
SPA-212 Chaturvedi N  

POSC 326 - CA GOVT COMPARATVE PERSPECTVE

3 Units
SEC. CLASS # CLASS NOTES TYPE DAYS TIME OPEN SEATS
as of 09/30
LOCATION INSTRUCTOR COMMENT
01 6105   LEC MW 9:30-10:45AM
Yes
SPA-212 Dennis C  
02 3422   LEC TuTh 12:30-1:45PM
Yes
SPA-209 Leiter W  

POSC 358 - CONTEMPORARY LATIN AM POLITICS

3 Units
SEC. CLASS # CLASS NOTES TYPE DAYS TIME OPEN SEATS
as of 09/30
LOCATION INSTRUCTOR COMMENT
01 7908   LEC TuTh 9:30-10:45AM SPA-104 Metaxas C  

POSC 362 - SOC & NATIONAL POLITICS CHINA

3 Units
SEC. CLASS # CLASS NOTES TYPE DAYS TIME OPEN SEATS
as of 09/30
LOCATION INSTRUCTOR COMMENT
02 11000   LEC MW 9:30-10:45AM
Yes
VEC-227 Wright T  

POSC 367 - GOVT & POLITICS MIDDLE EAST

3 Units
SEC. CLASS # CLASS NOTES TYPE DAYS TIME OPEN SEATS
as of 09/30
LOCATION INSTRUCTOR COMMENT
03 11001   LEC MW 5-6:15PM
Yes
SPA-212 Gonzalez N  

POSC 371 - INTRO-INTERNATIONAL POLITICS

3 Units GE AREA: D2, Global Issues
SEC. CLASS # CLASS NOTES TYPE DAYS TIME OPEN SEATS
as of 09/30
LOCATION INSTRUCTOR COMMENT
01 3423   LEC MW 11-12:15PM SPA-209 George L  
02 3424   LEC MW 12:30-1:45PM SPA-212 Shurtz R  
03 3425   LEC W 6:30-9:15PM
Yes
SPA-211 Martinez L  

POSC 376 - INTERNATIONAL LAW

3 Units
SEC. CLASS # CLASS NOTES TYPE DAYS TIME OPEN SEATS
as of 09/30
LOCATION INSTRUCTOR COMMENT
01 3925   LEC Tu 6:30-9:15PM SPA-212 Martinez L  

POSC 395I - POLITICS THROUGH CULTURE

3 Units GE AREA: D2, F
SEC. CLASS # CLASS NOTES TYPE DAYS TIME OPEN SEATS
as of 09/30
LOCATION INSTRUCTOR COMMENT
02 4168   LEC Th 2-4:45PM SPA-104 Goldin R  

POSC 399 - INTRO TO CALIFORNIA GOVERNMENT

1 Unit
SEC. CLASS # CLASS NOTES TYPE DAYS TIME OPEN SEATS
as of 09/30
LOCATION INSTRUCTOR COMMENT
01 7108   LEC MW 5-6:00PM
Yes
SPA-209 Chounlamountry S Class meets from 08/27/12 - 09/28/12.
02 7914   LEC MW 5-6:00PM SPA-209 Chounlamountry S Class meets from 10/01/12 - 11/02/12.
03 7915   LEC MW 5-6:00PM
Yes
SPA-209 Chounlamountry S Class meets from 11/05/12 - 12/07/12.

POSC 401 - WOMEN IN POLITICAL THEORY

3 Units
SEC. CLASS # CLASS NOTES TYPE DAYS TIME OPEN SEATS
as of 09/30
LOCATION INSTRUCTOR COMMENT
01 4562   LEC MW 9:30-10:45AM
Yes
SPA-104 Caputi M  

POSC 409 - SENIOR SEM POLITICAL THEORY

3 Units
SEC. CLASS # CLASS NOTES TYPE DAYS TIME OPEN SEATS
as of 09/30
LOCATION INSTRUCTOR COMMENT
01 9341   SEM M 2-4:45PM
Yes
SPA-110 Caputi M  

POSC 414 - JURISPRUDENCE

3 Units
SEC. CLASS # CLASS NOTES TYPE DAYS TIME OPEN SEATS
as of 09/30
LOCATION INSTRUCTOR COMMENT
01 5691   LEC MW 11-12:15PM
Yes
SPA-211 Whitehead J  

POSC 417 - LEGAL PRACTICES: MOOT COURT

3 Units
SEC. CLASS # CLASS NOTES TYPE DAYS TIME OPEN SEATS
as of 09/30
LOCATION INSTRUCTOR COMMENT
01 4167   LEC M 2-4:45PM
Yes
PH2-107 Ringel L Department Consent Required

POSC 418 - LEGAL/JUDICIAL APPRENTICESHIP

3 Units
SEC. CLASS # CLASS NOTES TYPE DAYS TIME OPEN SEATS
as of 09/30
LOCATION INSTRUCTOR COMMENT
02 11137   SUP F 10-12:45PM SPA-111 Ringel L Department Consent Required

POSC 422 - PUBLIC OPINION & POL BEHAVIOR

3 Units
SEC. CLASS # CLASS NOTES TYPE DAYS TIME OPEN SEATS
as of 09/30
LOCATION INSTRUCTOR COMMENT
01 10406   LEC Th 6:30-9:15PM SPA-212 Chaturvedi N  

POSC 423 - AMERICAN PRESIDENCY

3 Units
SEC. CLASS # CLASS NOTES TYPE DAYS TIME OPEN SEATS
as of 09/30
LOCATION INSTRUCTOR COMMENT
01 3427   LEC TuTh 9:30-10:45AM
Yes
SPA-209 Leiter W  

POSC 430 - FUNDMTL PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION

3 Units
SEC. CLASS # CLASS NOTES TYPE DAYS TIME OPEN SEATS
as of 09/30
LOCATION INSTRUCTOR COMMENT
01 3428   LEC MW 11-12:15PM SPA-206 Morton R  

POSC 439 - SENIOR SEM LAW POL

3 Units
SEC. CLASS # CLASS NOTES TYPE DAYS TIME OPEN SEATS
as of 09/30
LOCATION INSTRUCTOR COMMENT
01 10400   SEM MW 12:30-1:45PM SPA-006 Noble C  
02 10401   SEM Th 2-4:45PM FA4-307 Kaskla E  
03 10793   SEM MW 9:30-10:45AM
Yes
SPA-203 Noble C Department Consent Required
04 10794   SEM TuTh 11-12:15PM SPA-104 Kaskla E Department Consent Required

POSC 447 - PUBLIC SERVICE INTERNSHIP I

3 Units
SEC. CLASS # CLASS NOTES TYPE DAYS TIME OPEN SEATS
as of 09/30
LOCATION INSTRUCTOR COMMENT
01 3429   SUP TBA TBA TBA Haesly R Department Consent Required

POSC 450 - COMPARATIVE POLITICAL MOVEMNTS

3 Units AREA: D2, F, Global Issues
SEC. CLASS # CLASS NOTES TYPE DAYS TIME OPEN SEATS
as of 09/30
LOCATION INSTRUCTOR COMMENT
01 7376 141 LEC MW 3:30-4:45PM SPA-104 Chounlamountry S  
02 7010 141 LEC M 6:30-9:15PM SPA-104 Chounlamountry S  
03 7013 141 LEC W 6:30-9:15PM
Yes
SPA-104 Chounlamountry S  
04 10482   LEC MW 12:30-1:45PM
Yes
SPA-204 Chounlamountry S  

POSC 455 - COMP REVOLUTIONARY CHANGE

3 Units
SEC. CLASS # CLASS NOTES TYPE DAYS TIME OPEN SEATS
as of 09/30
LOCATION INSTRUCTOR COMMENT
01 6240   LEC MW 3:30-4:45PM SPA-209 Kaskla E  

POSC 461I - POLITICS OF DEVELOPMENT

3 Units GE AREA: D2, F, Global Issues
SEC. CLASS # CLASS NOTES TYPE DAYS TIME OPEN SEATS
as of 09/30
LOCATION INSTRUCTOR COMMENT
01 3430   LEC MW 11-12:15PM SPA-110 Kaskla E  
02 10485   LEC Th 6:30-9:15PM
Yes
SPA-209 Metaxas C  

POSC 463 - NATIONALISM & NATIONL IDENTITY

3 Units
SEC. CLASS # CLASS NOTES TYPE DAYS TIME OPEN SEATS
as of 09/30
LOCATION INSTRUCTOR COMMENT
01 7933   LEC MW 2-3:15PM SPA-211 Gonzalez N Class offered with I/ST-463-01

POSC 479 - SENIOR SEM IN GLOBAL POLITICS

3 Units
SEC. CLASS # CLASS NOTES TYPE DAYS TIME OPEN SEATS
as of 09/30
LOCATION INSTRUCTOR COMMENT
01 7542   SEM W 6:30-9:15PM SPA-102 George L  

POSC 486 - NATIONAL SECURITY POLICIES

3 Units
SEC. CLASS # CLASS NOTES TYPE DAYS TIME OPEN SEATS
as of 09/30
LOCATION INSTRUCTOR COMMENT
01 10480   LEC M 6:30-9:15PM
Yes
SPA-111 Gonzalez N  

POSC 490H - HONORS SEMINAR

3 Units
SEC. CLASS # CLASS NOTES TYPE DAYS TIME OPEN SEATS
as of 09/30
LOCATION INSTRUCTOR COMMENT
01 6090   SEM W 6:30-9:15PM
Yes
SPA-212 Whitehead J Department Consent Required

POSC 491H - HONORS RESEARCH

3 Units
SEC. CLASS # CLASS NOTES TYPE DAYS TIME OPEN SEATS
as of 09/30
LOCATION INSTRUCTOR COMMENT
01 3431 180 SUP TBA TBA TBA Wright T Department Consent Required

POSC 494I - POLITICS OF FUTURE

3 Units GE AREA: D2, F, Global Issues
SEC. CLASS # CLASS NOTES TYPE DAYS TIME OPEN SEATS
as of 09/30
LOCATION INSTRUCTOR COMMENT
01 4911   LEC MW 2-3:15PM SPA-209 Kaskla E  

POSC 496 - WASHINGTON CENTER INTERNSHIP

3 Units
SEC. CLASS # CLASS NOTES TYPE DAYS TIME OPEN SEATS
as of 09/30
LOCATION INSTRUCTOR COMMENT
01 3432 180 SUP TBA TBA
Yes
TBA Wright T Department Consent Required

POSC 498 - PRACTICUM IN POLITICS

1-3 Units
SEC. CLASS # CLASS NOTES TYPE DAYS TIME OPEN SEATS
as of 09/30
LOCATION INSTRUCTOR COMMENT
01 3435 180 SUP TBA TBA
Yes
SPA-257 Haesly R Department Consent Required

POSC 499 - READINGS & CONFERENCE POL SCI

1-3 Units
SEC. CLASS # CLASS NOTES TYPE DAYS TIME OPEN SEATS
as of 09/30
LOCATION INSTRUCTOR COMMENT
01 3437 180 SUP TBA TBA
Yes
SPA-257 Wright T Department Consent Required

POSC 500 - FOUNDATIONS & SCOPE POL SCI

3 Units
SEC. CLASS # CLASS NOTES TYPE DAYS TIME OPEN SEATS
as of 09/30
LOCATION INSTRUCTOR COMMENT
01 6089   SEM W 6:30-9:15PM
Yes
SPA-212 Whitehead J  

POSC 590 - ADVANCED STUDY

3 Units
SEC. CLASS # CLASS NOTES TYPE DAYS TIME OPEN SEATS
as of 09/30
LOCATION INSTRUCTOR COMMENT
01 3459 180 SUP TBA TBA
Yes
TBA Wright T Department Consent Required

POSC 599 - GRADUATE STUDIES

3 Units
SEC. CLASS # CLASS NOTES TYPE DAYS TIME OPEN SEATS
as of 09/30
LOCATION INSTRUCTOR COMMENT
01 3479 180 SUP TBA TBA
Yes
TBA Wright T Department Consent Required

POSC 615 - S TOPICS COMPARATIVE POLITICS

3 Units
SEC. CLASS # CLASS NOTES TYPE DAYS TIME OPEN SEATS
as of 09/30
LOCATION INSTRUCTOR COMMENT
01 10399   SEM M 6:30-9:15PM LA5-263 Haas A  

POSC 640 - AMERICAN POLITICAL BEHAVIOR

3 Units
SEC. CLASS # CLASS NOTES TYPE DAYS TIME OPEN SEATS
as of 09/30
LOCATION INSTRUCTOR COMMENT
01 9364   SEM Tu 6:30-9:15PM SPA-110 Wallsten K Department Consent Required

POSC 695 - COLLEGE TEACHING PRACTICUM

3 Units
SEC. CLASS # CLASS NOTES TYPE DAYS TIME OPEN SEATS
as of 09/30
LOCATION INSTRUCTOR COMMENT
01 3501 180 SUP TBA TBA
Yes
TBA Wright T Department Consent Required

POSC 697 - DIRECTED RESEARCH

3 Units
SEC. CLASS # CLASS NOTES TYPE DAYS TIME OPEN SEATS
as of 09/30
LOCATION INSTRUCTOR COMMENT
01 3502 180 SUP TBA TBA
Yes
TBA Wright T Department Consent Required

POSC 698 - THESIS

1-4 Units
SEC. CLASS # CLASS NOTES TYPE DAYS TIME OPEN SEATS
as of 09/30
LOCATION INSTRUCTOR COMMENT
01 3522 180 SUP TBA TBA
Yes
TBA Wright T Department Consent Required

Class Notes for Political Science

Number Note
141

This is a Service Learning course which requires off-campus community service.

180

Contact department office for more information.