The Catholic University of America

Course Schedule for Politics

Spring Semester 2017

Course Sec Location Day Time Instructor
POL 112
1/09 - 5/06
Introduction to Comparative Politics (3 cr.)  
01  CALD 109
Mon Wed Fri   Jan 09 - May 06 11:10 am
- 12:00 pm
O'leary, J.
  02  MCCT 114
Tues Thurs   Jan 09 - May 06 3:40 pm
- 4:55 pm
Sprunk, S.
  03  GIBB B031
Tues Thurs   Jan 09 - May 06 9:40 am
- 10:55 am
Gretsky, S.
POL 211
1/09 - 5/06
Introduction to Political Theory (3 cr.)  
01  MCCT 114
Mon Wed Fri   Jan 09 - May 06 11:10 am
- 12:00 pm
Utter, C.
POL 212
1/09 - 5/06
Introduction to International Relations (3 cr.)  
01  GIBB B032
Tues Thurs   Jan 09 - May 06 12:40 pm
- 1:55 pm
Nilsen, D.
POL 220
1/09 - 5/06
Introduction to Law and Politics (3 cr.)  
01  CALD 121
Mon Wed Fri   Jan 09 - May 06 12:40 pm
- 1:30 pm
Sprunk, S.
POL 260
1/09 - 5/06
Introduction to American Intelligence (3 cr.)  
01  GIBB B030
Tues Thurs   Jan 09 - May 06 11:10 am
- 12:25 pm
Dujmovic, N.
POL 300
1/09 - 5/06
Introduction to Asian Politics (3 cr.)  
01  GIBB B031
Mon Wed Fri   Jan 09 - May 06 12:40 pm
- 1:30 pm
O'leary, J.
POL 310
1/09 - 5/06
The US Presidency (3 cr.)  
01  GOWN 408
Mon Wed Fri   Jan 09 - May 06 11:10 am
- 12:00 pm
White, J.
POL 316
1/09 - 5/06
The Congress (3 cr.)  
01  GIBB B031
Tues Thurs   Jan 09 - May 06 11:10 am
- 12:25 pm
Green, M.
POL 317
1/09 - 5/06
American Public Opinion (3 cr.)  
01  AQU 108
Mon Wed Fri   Jan 09 - May 06 12:40 pm
- 1:30 pm
White, J.
POL 324
1/09 - 5/06
Constitutional Law II (3 cr.)  
01  MCGIV 012
Mon Wed Fri   Jan 09 - May 06 2:10 pm
- 3:00 pm
Coyle, D.
POL 327
1/09 - 5/06
Nationalism and Islam: Post-Colonial Movements (3 cr.)  
01  HANN 132
Mon Wed   Jan 09 - May 06 12:40 pm
- 1:55 pm
Lau, J.
POL 329
1/09 - 5/06
Israel and World Politics (3 cr.)  
01  GOWN 400
Tues Thurs   Jan 09 - May 06 9:40 am
- 10:55 am
Evrony, Z.
POL 363
1/09 - 5/06
Politics of the 60's (3 cr.)  
01  AQU 201
Tues Thurs   Jan 09 - May 06 12:40 pm
- 1:55 pm
Edwards, L.
POL 367
1/09 - 5/06
France, Germany, and the EU (3 cr.)  
01  SHAH 303
Tues Thurs   Jan 09 - May 06 2:10 pm
- 3:25 pm
Heimonet, J.
POL 404
1/09 - 5/06
Law and Morality (3 cr.)  
01  GOWN 413
Tues Thurs   Jan 09 - May 06 12:40 pm
- 1:55 pm
Sollenberger, D.
POL 427
1/09 - 5/06
US Leadership Since 1912 (3 cr.)  
01  CALD 119
Tues Thurs   Jan 09 - May 06 2:10 pm
- 3:25 pm
Henderson, P.
ADA room, prefers Marist 109 or Marist 208
POL 436
1/09 - 5/06
United States, China and International Relations of East Asia (3 cr.)  
01  GIBB B030
Mon Wed   Jan 09 - May 06 12:40 pm
- 1:55 pm
Yeo, A.
POL 454
1/09 - 5/06
Comparative Foreign Policy (3 cr.)  
01  OBYL 106
Wed Fri   Jan 09 - May 06 12:40 pm
- 1:55 pm
Hellmuth, D.
POL 471
1/09 - 5/06
Issues in Contemporary U.S. Intelligence (3 cr.)  
01  HANN 108
Tues Thurs   Jan 09 - May 06 3:40 pm
- 4:55 pm
Dujmovic, N.
POL 473
1/09 - 5/06
International Political Economy (3 cr.)  
01  CALD 119
Mon   Jan 09 - May 06 5:10 pm
- 7:40 pm
O'leary, J.
POL 478
1/09 - 5/06
Environmental Politics (3 cr.)  
01  MCGIV 012
Mon Wed   Jan 09 - May 06 3:40 pm
- 4:55 pm
Coyle, D.
POL 480
1/09 - 5/06
Critical Political Theory (3 cr.)  
01  SHAH 303
Tues Thurs   Jan 09 - May 06 3:40 pm
- 4:55 pm
Heimonet, J.
POL 492
1/09 - 5/06
Undergraduate Directed Readings (3 cr.)  
01  TBA
  Jan 09 - May 06 TBA
TBA
POL 494
1/09 - 5/06
Undergraduate Independent Study (3 cr.)  
01  TBA
  Jan 09 - May 06 TBA
Hellmuth, D.
  02  TBA
TBA
  03  TBA
TBA
  04  TBA
TBA
  05  TBA
TBA
POL 495A
1/09 - 5/06
Congressional Internship (3 cr.)  
01  MCGIV 106
Wed   Jan 09 - May 06 5:10 pm
- 7:40 pm
Petri, D.
  02  SHAH 303
Wed   Jan 09 - May 06 8:10 pm
- 10:40 pm
Petri, D.
POL 495B
1/09 - 5/06
Washington Internship (3 cr.)  
01  MCGIV 106
Wed   Jan 09 - May 06 5:10 pm
- 7:40 pm
Petri, D.
  02  SHAH 303
Wed   Jan 09 - May 06 8:10 pm
- 10:40 pm
Petri, D.
POL 496B
1/09 - 5/06
Senior Honors Thesis (3 cr.)  
01  TBA
  Jan 09 - May 06 TBA
Hellmuth, D.
  02  TBA
TBA
  03  TBA
TBA
  04  TBA
TBA
  05  TBA
TBA
POL 498
1/09 - 5/06
Undergraduate Comprehensive Examination (0 cr.)  
01  TBA
  Mar 20 - Mar 21 TBA
Hellmuth, D.
The exams will be held on March 20 from 10 am - 12 pm and March 21 from 10 am - 1 pm.
POL 542
1/09 - 5/06
British Politics (3 cr.)  
01  TBA
  Jan 09 - May 06 TBA
Hellmuth, D.
POL 545
1/09 - 5/06
Contemporary Issues in the UK (3 cr.)  
01  ABROAD
Wed Fri   Jan 09 - May 06 12:40 pm
- 1:55 pm
Hellmuth, D.
POL 580
1/09 - 5/06
Critical Political Theory (3 cr.)  
01  SHAH 303
Tues Thurs   Jan 09 - May 06 3:40 pm
- 4:55 pm
Heimonet, J.
POL 595C
1/09 - 5/06
British Parliamentary Internship (6 cr.)  
01  TBA
  Jan 09 - May 06 TBA
Hellmuth, D.
Topics: London, UK

Permission of Department Required
POL 607
1/09 - 5/06
Graduate Introduction to Comparative Politics (3 cr.)  
01  SHAH 205
Wed   Jan 09 - May 06 5:10 pm
- 7:40 pm
Hellmuth, D.
POL 636
1/09 - 5/06
History of the Presidency (3 cr.)  
01  MCGIV 009
Wed   Jan 09 - May 06 5:10 pm
- 7:40 pm
Henderson, P.
ADA accessible room...prefers Marist 109 or Marist 208
POL 638
1/09 - 5/06
Asian Security (3 cr.)  
01  SHAH 203
Mon   Jan 09 - May 06 5:10 pm
- 7:40 pm
Yeo, A.
POL 646
1/09 - 5/06
Research Methods in Political Science (3 cr.)  
01  LEAHY 50
Thurs   Jan 09 - May 06 5:10 pm
- 7:40 pm
Green, M.
POL 652
1/09 - 5/06
Political Theory II (3 cr.)  
01  GIBB B032
Tues   Jan 09 - May 06 5:10 pm
- 7:40 pm
Ryn, C.
POL 673
1/09 - 5/06
International Political Economy (3 cr.)  
01  CALD 119
Mon   Jan 09 - May 06 5:10 pm
- 7:40 pm
O'leary, J.
POL 678
1/09 - 5/06
Environmental Politics (3 cr.)  
01  MCGIV 012
Mon Wed   Jan 09 - May 06 3:40 pm
- 4:55 pm
Coyle, D.
POL 692
1/09 - 5/06
Masters Directed Readings (3 cr.)  
01  TBA
  Jan 09 - May 06 TBA
TBA
POL 694
1/09 - 5/06
Masters Independent Study (3 cr.)  
01  TBA
  Jan 09 - May 06 TBA
TBA
POL 698A
1/09 - 5/06
Master's Comprehensive Examination (w/Classes) (0 cr.)  
01  TBA
TBA
Exam will take place March 20 from 9 AM to 3:30 PM.
POL 698B
1/09 - 5/06
Master's Comprehensive Examination (w/o Classes) (1 cr.)  
01  TBA
TBA
The exam will take place on March 20 from 9 AM to 3:30 PM.
POL 701
1/09 - 5/06
German Idealism and Its Aftermath (3 cr.)  
01  OBYL 235
Thurs   Jan 09 - May 06 2:10 pm
- 4:40 pm
Walsh, D.
POL 723
1/09 - 5/06
Seminar: Politics and the Imagination (3 cr.)  
01  SHAH 205
Wed   Jan 09 - May 06 2:10 pm
- 4:40 pm
Ryn, C.
POL 992
1/09 - 5/06
Doctoral Directed Reading (3 cr.)  
01  TBA
  Jan 09 - May 06 TBA
TBA
POL 994
1/09 - 5/06
Doctoral Independent Study (3 cr.)  
01  TBA
  Jan 09 - May 06 TBA
TBA
POL 996
1/09 - 5/06
Doctoral Dissertation Research (1 cr.)  
01  TBA
  Jan 09 - May 06 TBA
TBA
POL 998A
1/09 - 5/06
Doctoral Comprehensive Examination (w/Classes) (0 cr.)  
01  TBA
TBA
The exam will take place from March 20 and March 21, from 9 AM to 3:30 PM each day.
POL 998B
1/09 - 5/06
Doctoral Comprehensive Examination (w/o Classes) (1 cr.)  
01  TBA
TBA
The exam will take place during March 20 and March 21 from 9 AM to 3:30 PM each day.


Summer 2017 Courses

Course Sec Location Day Time Instructor
POL 111
5/08 - 6/24
Session ON1
Introduction to American Government (3 cr.)  
L1  ONLINE
  May 08 - Jun 24 TBA
White, J.
POL 112
6/26 - 8/12
Session ON2
Introduction to Comparative Politics (3 cr.)  
L1  ONLINE
  Jun 26 - Aug 12 TBA
Quirk, J.
POL 211
5/15 - 6/24
Session 16
Introduction to Political Theory (3 cr.)  
01  TBA
Tues Wed Thurs   May 15 - Jun 24 10:30 am
- 1:00 pm
Pallares, E.
POL 212
6/26 - 8/12
Session ON2
Introduction to International Relations (3 cr.)  
L1  ONLINE
  Jun 26 - Aug 12 TBA
Quirk, J.
POL 307A
5/08 - 6/24
Session ON1
Refugees and Political Crises (3 cr.)  
L1  ONLINE
  May 08 - Jun 24 TBA
Quirk, J.
POL 316
5/15 - 6/24
Session 16
The Congress (3 cr.)  
01  TBA
Mon Tues Thurs   May 15 - Jun 24 1:30 pm
- 3:35 pm
Nilsen, D.
POL 333
6/26 - 8/12
Session ON2
Democracy and Democratization (3 cr.)  
L1  ONLINE
  Jun 26 - Aug 12 TBA
Quirk, J.
POL 372
6/26 - 8/12
Session ON2
Politics and Culture in France and the United States (3 cr.)  
L1  ONLINE
  Jun 26 - Aug 12 TBA
Coyle, D.
POL 415
5/08 - 6/24
Session ON1
Security in the Information Age (3 cr.)  
L1  ONLINE
  May 08 - Jun 24 TBA
Love, M.
POL 473
6/26 - 8/05
Session 26
International Political Economy (3 cr.)  
01  TBA
Mon Wed Fri   Jun 26 - Aug 05 2:10 pm
- 4:25 pm
Beutel, D.
POL 494
5/08 - 8/12
Session 114
Undergraduate Independent Study (3 cr.)  
01  TBA
TBA
POL 495A
5/08 - 8/12
Session 114
Congressional Internship (3 cr.)  
01  TBA
  May 08 - Aug 12 TBA
Kromkowski, J.
POL 495B
5/08 - 8/12
Session 114
Washington Internship (3 cr.)  
01  TBA
  May 08 - Aug 12 TBA
Kromkowski, J.
POL 545
5/08 - 8/12
Session 114
Contemporary Issues in the UK (3 cr.)  
01  TBA
  May 08 - Aug 12 TBA
Hellmuth, D.
Topics: London, UK
marist 303
POL 595D
5/08 - 8/12
Session 114
London Parliament Internship (3 cr.)  
01  TBA
  May 08 - Aug 12 TBA
Hellmuth, D.
Topics: London, UK
marist 303
POL 665
5/08 - 6/24
Session ON1
Security in the Information Age (3 cr.)  
L1  ONLINE
  May 08 - Jun 24 TBA
Love, M.
POL 672
6/26 - 8/12
Session ON2
Politics and Culture in France and the United States (3 cr.)  
L1  ONLINE
  Jun 26 - Aug 12 TBA
Coyle, D.


Fall Semester 2017

Course Sec Location Day Time Instructor
POL 111
8/28 - 12/16
Introduction to American Government (3 cr.)  
01  GIBB B031
Tues Thurs   Aug 28 - Dec 16 11:10 am
- 12:25 pm
Kromkowski, J.
  02  CALD 121
Mon Wed   Aug 28 - Dec 16 2:10 pm
- 3:25 pm
Henderson, P.
  03  PANG G023
Tues Thurs   Aug 28 - Dec 16 9:40 am
- 10:55 am
White, J.
  04  CALD 119
Mon Wed   Aug 28 - Dec 16 11:10 am
- 12:25 pm
Green, M.
POL 112
8/28 - 12/16
Introduction to Comparative Politics (3 cr.)  
01  PANG 205
Mon Wed Fri   Aug 28 - Dec 16 11:10 am
- 12:00 pm
O'leary, J.
POL 211
8/28 - 12/16
Introduction to Political Theory (3 cr.)  
01  GIBB B032
Mon Wed Fri   Aug 28 - Dec 16 11:10 am
- 12:00 pm
TBA
  02  MCCT 208
Mon Wed Fri   Aug 28 - Dec 16 12:40 pm
- 1:30 pm
TBA
  03  AQU 201
Tues Thurs   Aug 28 - Dec 16 3:40 pm
- 4:55 pm
TBA
POL 212
8/28 - 12/16
Introduction to International Relations (3 cr.)  
01  GIBB B032
Mon Wed   Aug 28 - Dec 16 12:40 pm
- 1:55 pm
TBA
POL 220
8/28 - 12/16
Introduction to Law and Politics (3 cr.)  
01  MCGIV 012
Tues Thurs   Aug 28 - Dec 16 12:40 pm
- 1:55 pm
TBA
POL 230
8/28 - 12/16
Politics & The Media: An American-Global Perspective (3 cr.)  
01  CALD 121
Wed   Aug 28 - Dec 16 5:10 pm
- 7:40 pm
Bua, J.
POL 260
8/28 - 12/16
Introduction to American Intelligence (3 cr.)  
01  PANG G024
Tues Thurs   Aug 28 - Dec 16 2:10 pm
- 3:25 pm
Dujmovic, N.
POL 307
8/28 - 12/16
Global Issues (3 cr.)  
01  SHAH 303
Tues Thurs   Aug 28 - Dec 16 11:10 am
- 12:25 pm
Love, M.
POL 309
8/28 - 12/16
Politics in the Age of Trump (3 cr.)  
01  NBIO 350
Mon Wed   Aug 28 - Dec 16 2:10 pm
- 3:25 pm
Green, M.
POL 313
8/28 - 12/16
Urban Government & Politics (3 cr.)  
01  MCGIV 106
Tues Thurs   Aug 28 - Dec 16 2:10 pm
- 3:25 pm
Kromkowski, J.
POL 323
8/28 - 12/16
Constitutional Law I (3 cr.)  
01  GIBB B032
Mon Wed   Aug 28 - Dec 16 3:40 pm
- 4:55 pm
TBA
POL 326
8/28 - 12/16
Politics of the Middle East (3 cr.)  
01  SHAH 306
Tues Thurs   Aug 28 - Dec 16 12:40 pm
- 1:55 pm
Perekli, F.
POL 359
8/28 - 12/16
Ancient & Medieval Poitical Thought (3 cr.)  
01  PANG G035
Tues Thurs   Aug 28 - Dec 16 11:10 am
- 12:25 pm
TBA
POL 400
8/28 - 12/16
American Political Parties (3 cr.)  
01  MCGIV 012
Tues Thurs   Aug 28 - Dec 16 11:10 am
- 12:25 pm
White, J.
POL 405A
8/28 - 12/16
Constitutional Democracy (3 cr.)  
01  MCGIV 012
Wed   Aug 28 - Dec 16 5:10 pm
- 7:40 pm
Coyle, D.
POL 409
8/28 - 12/16
Christian Political Thought (3 cr.)  
01  OBYL 220
Tues   Aug 28 - Dec 16 2:10 pm
- 4:40 pm
Walsh, D.
POL 445
8/28 - 12/16
US Foreign Policy (3 cr.)  
01  SHAH 303
Tues Thurs   Aug 28 - Dec 16 9:40 am
- 10:55 am
Love, M.
POL 450
8/28 - 12/16
Public International Law (3 cr.)  
01  TBA
Tues   Aug 28 - Dec 16 3:40 pm
- 4:55 pm
TBA
POL 471
8/28 - 12/16
Issues in Contemporary U.S. Intelligence (3 cr.)  
01  SHAH 201
Thurs   Aug 28 - Dec 16 5:10 pm
- 7:40 pm
Dujmovic, N.
POL 474
8/28 - 12/16
Topics in International Political Economy (3 cr.)  
01  GIBB B032
Mon   Aug 28 - Dec 16 5:10 pm
- 7:40 pm
O'leary, J.
POL 494
8/28 - 12/16
Undergraduate Independent Study (3 cr.)  
01  TBA
TBA
POL 495A
8/28 - 12/16
Congressional Internship (3 cr.)  
01  SHAH 204
Wed   Aug 28 - Dec 16 5:10 pm
- 7:40 pm
Kromkowski, J.
  02  MCGIV 015
Wed   Aug 28 - Dec 16 8:10 pm
- 10:40 pm
Kromkowski, J.
POL 495B
8/28 - 12/16
Washington Internship (3 cr.)  
01  MCGIV 003
Wed   Aug 28 - Dec 16 5:10 pm
- 7:40 pm
Kromkowski, J.
  02  MCGIV 005
Wed   Aug 28 - Dec 16 8:10 pm
- 10:40 pm
Kromkowski, J.
POL 496A
8/28 - 12/16
Senior Honors Thesis (3 cr.)  
01  TBA
  Aug 28 - Dec 16 TBA
White, J.
POL 498
8/28 - 12/16
Undergraduate Comprehensive Examination (0 cr.)  
01  TBA
TBA
Exam takes place on November 21 from 10 am to 12 pm and November 22 from 10 am to 1 pm in Caldwell Auditorium.
POL 505A
8/28 - 12/16
Constitutional Democracy in Theory and Practice (3 cr.)  
01  MCGIV 012
Wed   Aug 28 - Dec 16 5:10 pm
- 7:40 pm
Coyle, D.
POL 560
8/28 - 12/16
Issues in United States Foreign Policy (3 cr.)  
01  SHAH 303
Tues Thurs   Aug 28 - Dec 16 9:40 am
- 10:55 am
Love, M.
POL 562
8/28 - 12/16
Seminar: American Political Development (3 cr.)  
01  CALD 117
Mon   Aug 28 - Dec 16 5:10 pm
- 7:40 pm
Green, M.
POL 595A
8/28 - 12/16
Congressional Internship (3 cr.)  
01  TBA
  Aug 28 - Dec 16 TBA
TBA
POL 595B
8/28 - 12/16
Washington Internship (3 cr.)  
01  TBA
TBA
POL 606
8/28 - 12/16
Intro to International Relations (3 cr.)  
01  SHAH 203
Mon   Aug 28 - Dec 16 5:10 pm
- 7:40 pm
Yeo, A.
POL 625
8/28 - 12/16
Graduate: Introduction to American Politics (3 cr.)  
01  CALD 121
Thurs   Aug 28 - Dec 16 5:10 pm
- 7:40 pm
Henderson, P.
POL 643
8/28 - 12/16
Foundations of Christian Political Thought (3 cr.)  
01  OBYL 220
Tues   Aug 28 - Dec 16 2:10 pm
- 4:40 pm
Walsh, D.
POL 651
8/28 - 12/16
Political Theory I (3 cr.)  
01  GIBB B030
Tues   Aug 28 - Dec 16 5:10 pm
- 7:40 pm
Ryn, C.
POL 674
8/28 - 12/16
Topics in International Political Economy (3 cr.)  
01  GIBB B032
Mon   Aug 28 - Dec 16 5:10 pm
- 7:40 pm
O'leary, J.
POL 692
8/28 - 12/16
Masters Directed Readings (3 cr.)  
01  TBA
  Aug 28 - Dec 16 TBA
TBA
POL 694
8/28 - 12/16
Masters Independent Study (3 cr.)  
01  TBA
TBA
POL 696
8/28 - 12/16
Master's Thesis Research (1 cr.)  
01  TBA
  Aug 28 - Dec 16 TBA
TBA
POL 698A
8/28 - 12/16
Master's Comprehensive Examination (w/Classes) (0 cr.)  
01  TBA
TBA
Exam takes place on October 22nd and October 23rd
POL 698B
8/28 - 12/16
Master's Comprehensive Examination (w/o Classes) (1 cr.)  
01  TBA
TBA
Exam takes place on October 22nd and October 23rd
POL 994
8/28 - 12/16
Doctoral Independent Study (3 cr.)  
01  TBA
  Aug 28 - Dec 16 TBA
TBA
  02  TBA
  Aug 28 - Dec 16 TBA
TBA
POL 996
8/28 - 12/16
Doctoral Dissertation Research (1 cr.)  
01  TBA
  Aug 28 - Dec 16 TBA
TBA
POL 998A
8/28 - 12/16
Doctoral Comprehensive Examination (w/Classes) (0 cr.)  
01  TBA
TBA
Exam takes place on October 22nd and October 23rd
POL 998B
8/28 - 12/16
Doctoral Comprehensive Examination (w/o Classes) (1 cr.)  
01  TBA
TBA
Exam takes place on October 22nd and October 23rd