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Politics and Governance Professional Table II

Students must complete 10 courses from Table II, a minimum of 5 of these must be at the 400-level (i.e. POG 400-499).

A maximum of two (2) courses, marked with a dagger (†), can be used to satisfy 300-level Table II requirements.

NOTE: Every course will not be offered every semester. Students may opt for depth by selecting courses within thematic categories, or may opt for breadth by sampling broadly across those categories.


POG 310 Provincial Politics
POG 313 The Politics of Race and Ethnicity
POG 315 Equity and Human Rights in Canada
POG 410 Canadian Urban Politics
POG 416 The Politics of Canadian Federalism
POG 417 Canadian-American Relations
PPA 301 
Administrative Law
PPA 319 Politics of Work and Labour


POG 316 Social Policy
POG 317 Education Politics and Policy
POG 411 Canadian Foreign Policy
POG 412 Government and the Economy
POG 415 Environmental Politics and Policy
PPA 403 e-Government
PPA 411 Advanced Public Policy
PPA 414 Comparative Public Policy


POG 323 The Politics of International Development
POG 324 Global Political Economy
POG 327 Non-State Actor and Global Security 
POG 328 Peace and Security in Asia 
POG 423 Nationalism and Identity
POG 424 Human Rights and Global Politics
POG 425 Regional Economic and Political Integration
POG 426 Global Conflict and Peace
POG 427 Women, War, and Peace


POG 341 US Politics
POG 342 Politics in Africa
POG 343 Politics in Latin America
POG 440 Indigenous Governance/Justice
POG 442 Women and Comparative Politics
POG 443 Global Cities
POG 444 Politics, Media and Technology
POG 446 Voters, Elections, and Parties
POG 447 Courts and Constitutions 


POG 331 Politics and Cinema  
POG 335 Political Communication
POG 430 Contemporary Political Thought
POG 431 Power, Domination and Resistance
POG 432 Varieties of Democracy

Intensive Experiential Learning

POG 391 MP/MPP Office Placement
POG 392 Government and Politics in Washington DC
POG 494 Women in the House
POG 499 Field Experience




POG 490 Politics and Governance Topics
POG 498 Directed Research in Politics
POL 501 Women, Power, and Politics
POL 507 Power, Change and Technology
POL 510 The Politics of Sexual Diversity
POL 511 Well-being and Opportunity in Canada
POL 540 Issues in Third World Politics
POL 588 Neoliberalism and its Alternatives
POL 601 Social Movements and Politics
POL 607 Politics of Technology and Globalization
POL 609 Global Justice
POL 613 International Law for Human Protection
POL 620 Sports and Politics
POL 688 Colonialism and Imperialism
POL 720 Canada in the Continent


  1. With a course directive completed in advance, other Public Administration (PPA) courses may be substituted for Table II Professional courses at an equivalent level.