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Political Science (POLI) 400

Governance and Leadership (Revision 4)





Areas of study:

Arts or Social Science


None. A previous course in public management, public policy, administrative studies, or political science is recommended. This is a senior course and as such students are expected to have advanced analytical and writing skills.

Course start date:

If you are a:


GOVN 400 and HSRV 400. (POLI 400 is a cross-listed course—a course listed under 3 different disciplines—with GOVN 400 and HSRV 400. POLI 400 may not be taken for credit by students who have obtained credit for GOVN 400, HSRV 400 or GOVN 500.)


POLI 400 has a challenge for credit option.

Athabasca University reserves the right to amend course outlines occasionally and without notice. Courses offered by other delivery methods may vary from their individualized study counterparts.

Opened in Revision 4, May 5, 2023

Updated August 14, 2023

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