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Bachelor of Arts - Political Science

bachelor of arts political science
Credential
Bachelor's Degree
Duration

- 2 years at RDC
- 2 years at most universities

Location
Main Campus
The Program

For a general discussion of the B.A. program, click here.

Political Science is the study of politics and government, the location and use of power in society, and quests for human betterment.

Program Content

The below schedule is a general pattern that transfers to the University of Alberta, the University of Calgary, and the University of Lethbridge. Check the Alberta Transfer Guide for transfer credit information.

Suggested Year 1 Pattern

  • ENGL 219/ENGL 220 (6 credits)
  • POLI 201/POLI 283 and/or POLI 223 (6-9 credits)
  • Science requirement (3 credits)
  • Open Options (12-15 credits)

Suggested Year 2 Pattern

Refer to Academic Advising Planning Guides.

Visit RDC’s Course Catalogue/Timetable to read detailed course descriptions.

University Transfer Program

RDC offers the first two years of the Bachelor or Arts program. For the most current university program and transfer information, see the Planning Guides.

Transfer Features

Visit the Bachelor of Arts page for transfer features.

University of Lethbridge

Suggested Year 2 Pattern

  • Sr POLI (3 credits)
  • POLI 308 or POLI 309 (3 credits)
  • POLI 320 (6 credits)
  • Open Options (18 credits)