2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog 
    Jan 17, 2022  
2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog

POL 334 - American Politics in Film

This course uses the medium of film to help students of politics understand the nature of American government and politics. The course uses a mixture of films and film genres to explore various aspects of the American political system and to assess how these have been covered and dramatized by movies and television. In particular, the course addresses issues arising from the portrayal of American framers, institutions, politicians, campaigns, elections, leadership, opinion, as well as key policy issues and important historical/political events.
Credits: 3