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Summer term 2021

Important update: Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, all Summer 2021 undergraduate courses will be offered online offered in a combination of synchronous and asynchronous formats. Please see the course list below for content and delivery details.

Term dates:
May-June  
Monday May 10 – Friday, June 25
July-August  Monday, July 5 – Friday, August 20

Summer 2021

Number CRN Title Instructor Timetable
POLI 240 32781 International Politics
Delivery: synchro / asynchro
Can Zhao TR 9:30-12:00
July 5-Aug 20
POLI 300B 32784 Early Modern Political Thought
Delivery: synchro/ asynchro. 1 synchronous session/week
David Miller F 14:00-15:30
July 5-Aug 20
POLI 306 32710 Introduction to Marxism
Delivery: synchronous
Regan Burles MW 9:30-12:00
May10-Jun25
POLI 323 33082 Issues in Politics: "Political Psychology"
Delivery: synchronous
Dr. Joe Fletcher TR 13:30-16:00 May10-Jun25

POLI 348 32712 International Security
Delivery: synchronous
Dr. Chris Ankersen TR 9:30-12:00
May10-Jun25

POLI 350/ ADMN 311 32260 Intro to Public Admin
Delivery: Online
TBA May 5-July 30

POLI 351 32713 Public Policy Analysis
Delivery: synchronous
Dr. Lynn Hancock TR 17:00-19:20
May10-Jun25 
POLI 367 32785 Politics of Race in Canada
Delivery: synchro / asynchro
Morgan Mowatt TR 13:30-16:00
July 5-Aug 20
POLI 380 32786 Communication and Politics
Delivery: synchro / asynchro
Jessica Percy-Campbell MW 13:30-16:00
July 5-Aug 20
POLI 382 32714 Politics and Religion
Delivery: synchronous
Dr. Andrew Wender MW 13:30-16:00
May10-Jun25
POLI 433 32787 Seminar: "Borders and Migration"
Delivery: synchronous
Dr. Michael Carpenter TR 9:30-12:00
July 5-Aug 20

Fall term 2021

Important dates:
Wednesday, September 8 - Friday, December 3, 2021
Thanksgiving: Monday, October 11 (no classes)
Fall term Reading Break (no classes): Wednesday, November 10 - Friday, November 12
Remembrance Day: Thursday, November 11 (no classes)
December final exam period: Monday, December 6 - Monday, December 20

Contact a Political Science Advisor.

**Please note this timetable is tentative and subject to change**

100-level

Number CRN Title Instructor Timetable
POLI 101 Canadian Politics Dr. Matt James TR 16:30-17:50
POLI 103 Worlds of Politics Dr. Valerie D'Erman TWF 10:30-11:20

200-level

Number CRN Title Instructor Timetable
POLI 202 Intro to Political Theory Dr. Simon Glezos TWF 13:30-14:20
POLI 211 European Integration Dr. Amy Verdun MR 13:00-14:20
POLI 217/ GDS 201 Global Development Dr. Marlea Clarke TWF 9:30-10:20
POLI 240 International Politics Dr. Michael Carpenter TWF 11:30-12:20
POLI 263 Politics of Indigenous Peoples Dr. Kelly Aguirre MR 10:00-11:20

300-level

Number CRN Title Instructor Timetable
POLI 300A Ancient and Medieval Political Thought David Miller TR 16:30-17:50
POLI 300B Early Modern Political Thought Joanna Cordeiro TWF 12:30-13:20
POLI 309 Democracy and Disobedience Dr. Michael Carpenter MR 11:30-12:50
POLI 319 Issues in Comparative Politics "Climate Crisis Politics and Policy" Dr. Amy Janzwood MR 14:30-15:50
POLI 321 Introduction to Research Methods in Politics Dr. Amy Verdun MR 10:00-11:20
POLI 324 China and the World//HSTR 365C Can Zhao MW 16:30-17:50
POLI 326 Politics of the Global Arctic Dr. Will Greaves TWF 10:30-11:20
POLI 329 Political Foundations of International Law Dr. Claire Cutler Online
W 14:30-17:20
POLI 335 Gender and Politics Stacie Swain MR 13:00-14:20
POLI 341 UN and Global Issues Dr. Scott Watson TWF 12:30-13:20
POLI 344 International Political Economy David Lark T 18:00-21:50
POLI 348 International Security Mehdi Hashemi R 18:00-21:50
POLI 350 Intro to Public Admin Online
POLI 351 Public Policy Analysis Dr. Lynn Hancock W 18:30-21:20
POLI 364 Canadian Public Policy Dr. Sean Darling M 18:30-21:20
POLI 366 Canadian Political Economy Dr. Jamie Lawson MR 11:30-12:50
POLI 369 Issues in Canadian Politics: Power, Policy and Governance in Canada Dr. Justin Leifso MR 14:30-15:50
POLI 376 Politics of India Dr. Reeta Tremblay MR 10:00-11:20
POLI 381 Politics Mass Media in Latin America Dr. Michelle Bonner TWF 13:30-14:20

400-level

Number CRN Title Instructor Timetable
POLI 428 Development and the State (Seminar) Dr. Reeta Tremblay R 13:00-15:50
POLI 433 A01 Causes of War and Peace (Seminar) Dr. Will Greaves W 12:30-15:20
POLI 433 A02 Canadian State: Analysis, Critique, Resistance (Seminar) Dr. Jamie Lawson T 16:30-19:20
POLI 433 A03 Neoliberal Canada (Seminar) Dr. Justin Leifso M 10:00-12:50
POLI 433 A04 Politics of Colonialism (Seminar) Dr. Rita Dhamoon

Online:
W 9:30-12:20

Spring term 2022

Important dates:
Monday, January 10 - Thursday, April 7
Family Day (stat): Monday, February 21 (no classes)
Spring term Reading Break: February 22-25 (no classes all week
Easter weekend: Friday, April 15 - Monday, April 18
April final exam period: Monday, April 11 - Monday, April 29

Contact a Political Science Advisor.

**Please note this timetable is tentative and subject to change**

100-level

Number CRN Title Instructor Timetable
POLI 101 Canadian Politics Dr. Lynn Hancock MW 16:30-17:50
POLI 103 Worlds of Politics Dr. Valerie D'Erman TWF 10:30-11:20

200-level

300-level

Number CRN Title Instructor Timetable
POLI 300B Early Modern Political Theory Gizem Sozen M 18:00-20:50
POLI 300C Post-Enlightenment Political Thought Dr. Simon Glezos TWF 13:30-14:20
POLI 305 Democracy and Diversity Dr. Avigail Eisenberg TR 16:30-17:50
POLI 313B U.S. Politics: Public Policy Dr. Colin Bennett MR 14:30-15:50
POLI 322 Politics of Global Clothing Industry Dr. Marlea Clarke MR 11:30-12:50
POLI 323 Issues in Poltiics: Feminist Political Economy Dr. Feng Xu TWF 11:30-12:20
POLI 338 Approaches to Political Analysis: Honours Seminar Dr. Reeta Tremblay M 13:00-15:50
POLI 343 International Organizations Dr. Claire Cutler W 12:30-15:20
POLI 345 Ethics in IR Dr. Scott Watson TWF 13:30-14:20
POLI 346 Canadian Foreign Policy Dr. Will Greaves TWF 11:30-12:20
POLI 349 Issues in Intl Politics: The Politics of Trade Dr. Valerie D'Erman MR 11:30-12:50
POLI 350 Intro to Public Admin Dr. Sean Darling W 18:30-21:20
POLI 360 Canadian Federalism and Public Policy Dr. Justin Leifso R 16:00-20:50
POLI 363 Indigenous Politics in Canada Morgan Mowatt MR 11:30-12:50
POLI 367 Politics of Race in Canada Dr. Rita Dhamoon MR 10:00-11:20
POLI 371/ HSTR 365D Chinese Politics Dr. Guoguang Wu MR 13:00-14:20
POLI 372 Latin American Politics Dr. Michelle Bonner TWF 12:30-13:20
POLI 373 African Politics Dr. Marlea Clarke MR 14:30-15:50
POLI 379/ EUS 300 "European Integration" Issues in European Politics TBA MR 13:00-14:20
POLI 384 Comparative Political Theory Dr. Andrew Wender MR 13:00-14:20
POLI 385 Gender, Race and Power Dr. Mara Marin MW 16:30-17:50

400-level

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Number CRN Title Instructor Timetable
POLI 412 Migration, Nationalism and Identity in Asia (Seminar) Dr. Feng Xu F 13:30-16:20
POLI 433 A01 Fable, Memoir, Archive: Sylistic Experiments in Political and Social Theory (Seminar) Dr. Simon Glezos W 9:30-12:20
POLI 442 International Law (Seminar) Dr. Claire Cutler M 14:30-17:20
POLI 456 Politics of the Internet (Seminar) Dr. Colin Bennett R 13:00-15:50
POLI 463 Violence to Indigenous Lands and Bodies (Seminar) Dr. Kelly Aguirre M 10:00-12:50

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