Minor Requirements — Pre-law

These requirements will apply to students enrolling at AU in the 2017-2018 academic year. Current students can find the requirements that apply to them by consulting the relevant academic catalog.

Minor in Pre-law

20 semester hours

Required Courses: (12 semester hours)

PSC/PHL2110 Introduction to Political Theory (4)
PHL1200 Logic (4)
PSC3180 Constitutional Law and the Judicial System (4)


Selected Courses: Choose eight semester hours from the list below.

PSC3140 Political Participation and the Electoral Process (4)
PSC3150 The Executive and Legislative Process (4)
PSC/SOC3610 The Politics of European Integration (4)
PSC/LTS33200 Contemporary Latin American Politics (4)
PSC/SOC3600 Theory and Methods of Social Scientific Analysis (4)
SOC/PSC3400 Social Problems and Public Policies (4)
PSC/SOC3480 Globalization and Social Change (4)
PSC3650 Issues in Political Economy (4)
HIST/PSC3250 Illinois History and Government (2)
SOC/PSC33700 Politics of Global Health and Medicine (4)
SOC/PSC4500 Human Rights and Social Justice (4)
PSC/PHL4650 Classical Political Philosophy (4)
PSC/PHL4660 Modern Political Philosophy (4)
PSC3810, 4810 Selected Topics in Political Science (4)
PSC4830 Internship in Political Science (2-4)