May 17, 2024  
College Catalog 2024-2025 
    
College Catalog 2024-2025

POLI 216 - Legislative Politics


This course explores legislative politics through a combination of academic theory and focused field experiences. Each student must simultaneously enroll in a credit-bearing internship at the Minnesota State Legislature. The class examines the basic structures, players and forces that shape legislative decision-making, the motivation or individual legislators, and their interactions with other political actors and institutions. Prerequisite(s): POLI 100  recommended. Course not available to First Year students. Every spring. (4 Credits)