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    Skidmore College
   
 
  Sep 25, 2017
 
Catalog 2017-2018 
  
Catalog 2017-2018

Political Science-German B.A.


The major requires twelve courses, six in each department as well as one

 . In constructing the major, the student, with the help of an advisor in each department, should select complementary courses from the two fields to facilitate the integration of the two disciplines. Among the six courses in political science are   and   or  , and four other courses chosen in consultation with the advisor. Required among the six courses in German are  ,  , and   which must be taken in conjunction with a political science class, and four other German courses above the 202 level, one of which may be designated FL. To be eligible for honors, a student must receive at least an A- on a senior thesis acceptable to both departments that integrates the two disciplines. Half of the thesis will be written in English and half in German. Students will provide the Political Science Department with a translation of the portion written in German. The major leads to a bachelor of arts degree.