Program Curriculum

Current Courses

Below are the proposed Policy Studies graduate courses for 2016 - 2017. This schedule is subject to change. Consult the time schedule for the most up-to-date information.

2016 - 2017 Schedule


Autumn Quarter 2016
 

Required Courses
 

BPOLST 500 Policy Process (Year 1)
T 5:45 - 10 pm, Kochis

BPOLST 501 Public Finance (Year 1)
Th 5:45 - 10 pm, Twinam

BPOLST 504 Management and Organizations (Year 2)
Th 5:45 - 10 pm, Nitta
 

Elective Courses

To view the Elective Course Flyer for Policy Studies, see PDF

BPOLST 593A Topics in Policy Studies: Urban Planning and Geography
M/W 5:45 - 7:45 pm, Jung

BPOLST 593B Issues in Environmental Policy: International Organizations and Ocean Management
M/W 12:00 - 1:20 pm, Seattle Campus, Dolšak

BPOLST 594 Research Design (Year 2 strongly recommended)
M 5:45 - 10 pm, Carlisle

BPOLST 598B Directed Research
2 Credits: Class meets three times on Tuesdays; 10/4, 11/1, 12/6. First meeting from 3:30 pm to 5:30 pm. Other sessions meet from 4:00 - 5:30 pm. Presenters TBD, Charusheela

BPOLST 598 Directed Research
Meetings and faculty to be arranged

BPOLST 520 Policy Internship
Prerequisites: Policy Process; Statistics for Policy Studies
Meetings and faculty to be arranged

BPOLST 508 Capstone Project 
Meetings and faculty to be arranged

 

Winter Quarter 2017
 

Required Courses
 

BPOLST 502 Statistics for Policy Studies (Year 1)
T 5:45 - 10 pm, Carlisle

BPOLST 506 Capstone Research (Year 2)
Meetings and faculty to be arranged
 

To view the Elective Course Flyer for Cultural Studies, see PDF

Elective Courses

BPOLST 593A Globalization and Development
W 5:45 - 10 pm, Gardner

BPOLST 583 Biodiversity Conservation and Environmental Policy
M 5:45 - 10 pm, Groom

BPOLST 584 Issues in Labor and Human Resources: Global Labor Markets
T/Th 8:45 - 10:45 am, Jacoby

BPOLST 593B Social Policy
T/Th 11 am - 1 pm, Carlisle

BPOLST 598B The Insurgent Politics of Race and Science
1 Credits: Class meets four times; 2/23 from 3:30-5pm, 3/3 from 3:30-5pm, 3/8 at 7pm, 3/9 from 3:30-5pm. Seattle Campus, Jung and Crane

BPOLST 598 Directed Research
Meetings and faculty to be arranged

BPOLST 520 Policy Internship
Prerequisites: Policy Process; Statistics for Policy Studies
Meetings and faculty to be arranged

BPOLST 508 Capstone Project 
Meetings and faculty to be arranged

* Students are also encouraged to seek interdisciplinary elective courses from Cultural Studies.
** This schedule is subject to change.


 

Outside Courses

Students wishing to receive elective credit for courses taken in other departments (either at UW Bothell or UW Seattle) must fill out a Request for Outside Coursework form and obtain faculty approval.