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Curriculum

  TPECTS
POLS 101 Introduction to Political Science 3 0 5
ECON 101 Principles of Microeconomics 3 0 6
MATH 101 Mathematics for Social Sciences I 2 2 5
LAW 195 Basic Principles of Law 3 0 5
ENG 101 Communication Skills and Academic Report Writing I 4 0 4
HIST 101 History of Turkish Republic I 2 0 2
HIST 110 Histıry of Civilization 3 0 4

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IR 102 Introduction to International Relations 3 0 5
ECON 102 Principles of Macroeconomics 3 0 6
MATH 102 Mathematics for Social Sciences II 2 2 5
ENG 102 Communication Skills and Academic Report Writing II 4 0 4
HIST 102 History of Turkish Republic II 2 0 2
CE 100 Computing Skills 1 2 3
  Free Elective Course     4

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POLS 201 Classical Political Theory 3 0 5
POLS 203 Public Administration 3 0 5
IR 201 Political History I (1789-1914) 3 0 5
MAN 211 Statistics for Social Sciences I 3 1 6
SOC 101 Introduction to Sociology I 3 0 5
ENG 201 Communication Skills and Academic Report Writing III 3 0 4

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POLS 202 Contemporary Political Theory 3 0 6
POLS 204 Public Finance 3 0 5
POLS 206 Comparative Politics 3 0 5
IR 202 Political History II (1914-Today) 3 0 5
LAW 214 Basic Principles of Constitutional Law 3 0 5
ENG 202 Communication Skills and Academic Report Writing IV 3 0 4

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POLS 301 Politics in Turkey 3 0 5
IR 303 Research Methods for Social Sciences 3 0 6
LAW 339 Basic Principles of Administrative Law 3 0 5
ENG 301 Written Communication 3 0 4
  Area Elective Course(a)     5
  Free Elective Course     4

  TPECTS
POLS 302 Political Parties and Electoral Systems 3 0 7
POLS 304 Contemporary Political Issues in Turkey 3 0 6
ENG 302 Oral Communication 3 0 4
  Area Elective Course(a)     5
  Area Elective Course(a)     5
  Free Elective Course     4

  TPECTS
POLS 401 Local Governments 3 0 6
POLS 403 State and Bureaucracy in Turkey 3 0 7
TURK 401 Turkish Language and Turkish Communication I 2 0 2
  Area Elective Course(a)     5
  Complementary Elective Course(b)     5
  Free Elective Course     4

  TPECTS
POLS 402 Urban Politics 3 0 5
POLS 404 State and Economy in Turkey 3 0 5
TURK 402 Turkish Language and Turkish Communication II 2 0 2
  Area Elective Course(a)     5
  Area Elective Course(a)     5
  Complementary Elective Course(b)     5
  Free Elective Course     4

(a) Political Science and Public Administration Department students may choose to specialize in one of the Political Science and Public Administration tracks. Specialization in a Political Science and Public Administration track requires successful completion of 6 courses in that track.
(b) All of the 300 and 400 level MAN, ECON, ILM, IR, ITR, POLS, PSY, SOC, and LAW courses qualify as Complementary Electives.

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POLS 321 Democratic Theory 3 0 5
POLS 322 Citizenship 3 0 5
POLS 323 Theories of Justice 3 0 5
POLS 324 Public Opinion and Media 3 0 5
POLS 421 Gender and Politics 3 0 5
POLS 422 LGBT Studies 3 0 5
POLS 423 Social Movements 3 0 5
POLS 424 Disability Studies 3 0 5
POLS 426 Theories and Practice of Nationalism 3 0 5
SOC 345 Everyday Racism 3 0 5
SOC 372 Migration Studies 3 0 5

  TPECTS
POLS 341 Labor Market Policies 3 0 5
POLS 342 Education Policies 3 0 5
POLS 343 Multidimensional Poverty 3 0 5
POLS 344 Globalization and Public Administration 3 0 5
POLS 441 Housing Policies 3 0 5
POLS 442 Health Policies 3 0 5
POLS 443 Environmental Politics 3 0 5
POLS 444 Social Work and Humanitarian Relief 3 0 5
ECON 306 World Economy 3 0 5
IAED 455 Space, Culture and Identity 3 0 5
IAED 460 Environmental Management 3 0 5
SOC 221 Social Change and Development 3 0 5
SOC 341 Social Stratification and Inequality 3 0 5

  TPECTS
POLS 361 Comparative Politics of Post-Industrial Countries 3 0 5
POLS 362 Comparative Politics of Industrializing Countries 3 0 5
POLS 363 Political Violence and Civil Wars 3 0 5
POLS 364 Comparative Welfare Systems 3 0 5
POLS 461 Advanced Topics in Turkish Politics and Society 3 0 5
POLS 462 Religion and Politics 3 0 5
POLS 463 Politics of Development Aid 3 0 5
POLS 464 Advanced Topics in Comparative Politics 3 0 5
POLS 465 Civil Society and Interest Groups 3 0 5
ECON 306 World Economy 3 0 5
IR 378 Politics and Society in Russia 3 0 5
IR 379 Politics and Society in Latin America 3 0 5
IR 472 Politics and Society in China 3 0 5
IR 473 Politics and Society in the Middle East 3 0 5

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POLS 312 Literature and Politics 3 0 5
POLS 411 Politics and Economy in the Late Ottoman Period 3 0 5
POLS 412 Turkish Political Thought 3 0 5