Fall/Winter Timetable

POL433H1F L0101

Topics in United States Government and Politics

Presidential Politics in America

Themes

The November 2020 presidential election will be a major event in shaping the future direction of American government and politics. In the first part of this course, we will examine the events leading up to the election, the unique characteristics of U.S. political institutions, and the issues and dynamics of the campaign. Following the election, we will analyze the outcome and consider its implications for the direction of US public policy over the next four years and the potential significance of political changes in the United States in world affairs.

Texts

TBA

Format and Requirements

TBA

Prerequisites

1.0 POL credit

Exclusions
POL433Y1