Washington Center

UCDC Courses

A list of courses can be accessed using the drop-down menu below. Select Fall Quarter 2022 or Fall Semester 2022.

For *preliminary* information about each course, click on the course title.

Please note: In the event of low enrollment, a class may be cancelled. Students will be informed as soon as possible and enrolled in a different class.

Fall Quarter 2022 & Fall Semester 2022

Core Seminar

Fall Quarter 2022

Quarter Elective

  • Black Lives Matter: Race, Policy, & Democratic Governance

    This course will examine race and ethnic politics through the lens of social movements, public policy, and democratic governance. The #BlackLivesMatter Movement was founded in 2013 in response to the acquittal of Trayvon Martin’s murderer and engages...

  • Power and Purpose: Understanding U.S. Foreign Policy

    This course explores the ideas and assumptions that guide U.S. foreign policy. We will consider how U.S. leaders choose to engage with the rest of the world -- and consider how they might in the future -- by focusing on a number of recurring themes...