MA Learning Outcomes

Learning Outcomes for the Political Science Master of Arts Program

1.    Students will develop in-depth understanding of one or more subfields in political science.
2.    Students will develop qualitative and quantitative skills for conducting and executing research on the political process.
3.    Students should be able to analyze complex political questions.
4.    Students should be able to integrate theoretical and substantive materials.
5.    Students will learn to integrate and present research findings.
6.    Students will undertake and defend an original piece of political research at the culmination of their degree program.

Curriculum Grid

Course #

Outcome 1

Outcome 2

Outcome 3

Outcome 4

Outcome 5

Outcome 6

5040

X

X

X

X

X

 

5050 X   X X X  

5090

X

 

X

 

X

 

5100

X

 

X

 

X

 

5260

X

 

X

X

X

 

5270

X

 

X

X

X

 

5310 X   X X X  

5440

X

 

X

X

X

 

5500 X   X X X  
5960 X X X X X  
5980 X X X X X  
5990 X X X X X X
4000 X   X X X  
4030 X   X X    
4040 X X X X X  
4060 X   X X X  
4080 X   X X    
4090 X   X X    
4140 X   X X X  
4180 X   X X    
4250 X   X X X  
4260 X   X X X  
4270 X   X X X  
4290 X   X X X  

4310

X

 

X

 

 

 

4330

X

 

X

 

 

 

4350

X

 

X

 

 

 

4370

X

 

X

 

 

 

4410 X   X X    
4460 X   X X    
4500 X   X X    
4510 X   X X X  
4520 X   X X X  
4530 X   X X X  
4540 X   X X    
4580 X   X X    
4590 X   X X X  

PHIL 4100

 

 

X

X

X

 

PHIL 4130

 

 

X

X

X

 

PHIL 5440

 

 

X

X

X