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courses offered political science

Programs offered by the Department:

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Name of Programme

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B.Sc. Political Science

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List of Courses offered by the Department:

B.Sc. POLITICAL SCIENCE

Course Contents

100 LEVEL

S/N

COURSE CODE

COURSE TITTLE

CREDIT UNIT

1

POL 1301

Introduction to Political Science

3

2

POL 1203

Citizen and the State

2

3

POL 1205

Introduction to Administrative and Constitutional Law I

2

4

POL 1207

Islamic Political Institutions

2

5

POL 1209

Nigerian Constitutional Development

2

6

SOC 1207

Introduction to Psychology

2

7

GST 1201

Communication in English I

2

8

GST 1209

Ethics & Morals I

2

9

GST 1105

Introduction to Service Learning I

1

SECOND SEMESTER

1

POL 1302

Introduction to African Politics

3

2

POL 1204

Elements of Government

2

3

POL 1206

Introduction to Administrative & Constitutional Law II

2

4

POL 1208

Introduction to Statistics for Political Science

2

5

HDS 1204

African History up to 1500

2

6

GST 1202

Communication in English II

2

7

GST 1210

Ethics & Morals II

2

8

GST 1204

Use of Library, Study Skills and ICT

2

9

GST 1106

Introduction to Service Learning II

1

200 LEVEL

COURSE CODE

TITLE

CREDIT UNITS

1

POL 2301

Introduction to Political Analysis

3

2

POL 2303

Nigerian government and Politics

3

3

POL 2205

Classical and Medieval Political Thought

2

4

POL 2207

Introduction to Public Administration

2

5

POL 2209

Political Ideas

2

6

POL 2211

Introduction to Comparative Politics

2

4

GST 2201

Nigerian Peoples $ Culture

2

ELECTIVE COURSES

POL 2213

Introduction to Planning Theories

2

POL 2215

Introduction to Foreign Policy

2

POL 2217

African Nationalism

2

SECOND SEMESTER

1

POL 2302

Foundation of Political Economy

3

2

POL 2304

Introduction to International Relations

3

3

POL 2206

Politics in Africa

2

4

POL 2210

Social Statistics

2

5

POL 2212

Introduction to Local Government Administration

2

6

GST 2208

Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution

2

7

GST 2206

Science, Technology and Society

2

8

GST 2202

Entrepreneurship and Innovation

2

ELECTIVE COURSES

POL 2208

Political Sociology

2

POL 2214

Administrative Behavior

2

POL 2216

Inter – Governmental Relations

2

300LEVEL

COURSE CODE

TITLE

CREDIT UNITS

1

POL 3301

Political Behavior

3

2

POL 3303

Politics of International Economic Relations

3

3

POL 3305

Modern Political Thought

3

4

POL 3207

Theory and Practice of Public Administration

2

5

POL 3209

Security and Strategic Studies

2

6

POL 3211

Service Learning Project

2

7

POL 3213

Logic and Method of Political Analysis

2

8

POL 3215

Theories of International Relations

2

ELECTIVE COURSES

POL 3219

Rural and Community Development

2

POL 3221

Environmental Politics

2

POL 3223

Foreign Politics

2

SECOND SEMESTER

1

POL 3302

Contemporary Political Analysis

3

2

POL 3304

Public Policy Analysis

3

3

POL 3306

Politics of Development and Underdevelopment

3

4

POL 3308

Comparative Federalism

3

5

POL 3210

Nigerian Political Development

2

6

POL 3212

Research Method

2

7

POL 3214

Islamic Political Thought

2

8

POL 3216

Theory and Practice of Marxism

2

9

GST3202

Enterprise Business Creation and Growth

2

ELECTIVE COURSES

POL 3218

Federalism

2

POL 3220

Leadership in Organization

2

POL 3222

Politics of oil and Gas

2

400LEVEL

S/N

COURSE CODE

TITLE

CREDIT UNITS

1

POL 4301

Military and Politics

3

2

POL 4303

Development Administration

3

3

POL 4305

Third World and Dependency

3

4

POL 4307

Nigerian Foreign Policy

3

5

POL 4309

Political Parties and Electoral Process

3

6

POL 4311

Comparative Political Behavior

3

SECOND SEMESTER

1

POL 4302

Politics and Law in Africa

3

2

POL 4304

State and Economy

3

3

POL 4308

African Political Thought

3

4

POL 4310

International Law and Organizations

3

5

POL 4312

Revolution and Society

3

6

POL 4614

Research Project

6

CURRICULUM OF THE DEPARTMENT

100 LEVEL

FIRST SEMESTER

COURSE CODE

TITLE

CREDITUNITS

STATUS

POL 1301

Introduction to Political Science

3

Core

POL 1203

Citizen and the State

2

Core

POL 1205

Introduction to Administrative and Constitutional Law I

2

Core

POL 1207

Islamic Political Institutions

2

Core

POL 1209

Nigerian Constitutional Development

2

Core

SOC 1207

Introduction to Psychology

2

Elective

GST 1201

Communication in English I

2

Core

GST 1209

Ethics & Morals I

2

Core

GST 1105

Introduction to Service Learning I

1

Core

SECOND SEMESTER

POL 1302

Introduction to African Politics

3

Core

POL 1204

Elements of Government

2

Core

POL 1206

Introduction to Administrative & Constitutional Law II

2

Core

POL 1208

Introduction to Statistics for Political Science

2

Core

HDS 1204

African History up to 1500

2

Elective

GST 1202

Communication in English II

2

GST 1210

Ethics & Morals II

2

GST 1204

Use of Library, Study Skills and ICT

2

GST 1106

Introduction to Service Learning II

1

200 LEVEL

FIRST SEMESTER

COURSE CODE

TITLE

CREDIT UNITS

STATUS

POL 2301

Introduction to Political Analysis

3

Core

POL 2303

Nigerian government and Politics

3

Core

POL 2205

Classical and Medieval Political Thought

2

Core

POL 2207

Introduction to Public Administration

2

Core

POL 2209

Political Ideas

2

Core

POL 2211

Introduction to Comparative Politics

2

Core

GST 2201

Nigerian Peoples $ Culture

2

Core

ELECTIVE COURSES

POL 2213

Introduction to Planning Theories

2

Elective

POL 2215

Introduction to Foreign Policy

2

Elective

POL 2217

African Nationalism

2

Elective

SECOND SEMESTER

POL 2302

Foundation of Political Economy

3

Core

POL 2304

Introduction to International Relations

3

Core

POL 2206

Politics in Africa

2

Core

POL 2210

Social Statistics

2

Core

POL 2212

Introduction to Local Government Administration

2

Core

GST 2208

Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution

2

Core

GST 2206

Science, Technology and Society

2

Core

GST 2202

Entrepreneurship and Innovation

2

Core

ELECTIVE COURSE

POL 2208

Political Sociology

2

Elective

POL 2214

Administrative Behavior

2

Elective

POL 2216

Inter – Governmental Relations

2

Elective

300 LEVELS

FIRST SEMESTER

COURSE CODE

TITLE

CREDIT UNITS

STATUS

POL 3301

Political Behavior

3

Core

POL 3303

Politics of International Economic Relations

3

Core

POL 3305

Modern Political Thought

3

Core

POL 3207

Theory and Practice of Public Administration

2

Core

POL 3209

Security and Strategic Studies

2

Core

POL 3211

Service Learning Project

2

Core

POL 3213

Logic and Method of Political Analysis

2

Core

POL 3215

Theories of International Relations

2

Core

ELECTIVE COURSE

POL 3219 Rural and Community Development

2

Elective

POL 3221 Environmental Politics

2

Elective

POL 3223 Foreign Politics

2

Elective

SECOND SEMESTER

POL 3302

Contemporary Political Analysis

3

Core

POL 3304

Public Policy Analysis

3

Core

POL 3306

Politics of Development and Underdevelopment

3

Core

POL 3308

Comparative Federalism

3

Core

POL 3210

Nigerian Political Development

2

Core

POL 3212

Research Method

2

Core

POL 3214

Islamic Political Thought

2

Core

POL 3216

Theory and Practice of Marxism

2

Core

GST3202

Enterprise Business Creation and Growth

2

Core

ELECTIVE COURSE

POL 3218

Federalism

2

Elective

POL 3220

Leadership in Organization

2

Elective

POL 3222

Politics of oil and Gas

2

Elective

400 LEVEL

FIRST SEMESTER

COURSE CODE

TITLE

CREDIT UNITS

STATUS

POL 4301

Military and Politics

3

Core

POL 4303

Development Administration

3

Core

POL 4305

Third World and Dependency

3

Core

POL 4307

Nigerian Foreign Policy

3

Core

POL 4309

Political Parties and Electoral Process

3

Core

POL 4311

Comparative Political Behavior

3

Core

SECOND SEMESTER

POL 4302

Politics and Law in Africa

3

Core

POL 4304

State and Economy

3

Core

POL 4308

African Political Thought

3

Core

POL 4310

International Law and Organizations

3

Core

POL 4312

Revolution and Society

3

Elective

POL 4614

Research Project

6

Core

CREDITS UNITS = 24 UNITS

TOTAL CREDIT UNITS = 42 UNITS

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