GOV 312L - Issues and Policies in American Government: U.S. Foreign Policy

Texas Common Number: GOVT 2302
Course Number Course Title Day & Time Course Fee Register
GOV 312L Issues and Policies in American Government: U.S. Foreign Policy Online $895.00
Course Type:
Self-Paced Online

This course is an introduction to United States Foreign Policy. It includes lecture videos, interviews with experts in the fields of government and political science, and readings authored by prominent scholars studying foreign policy.

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This course is independent study and is self-paced. Students have five months upon registration in which to complete all coursework and exams.

Textbooks and Materials:

There is no required textbook for this course.

Technical Requirements:

Students are required to use a laptop or desktop computer with a high-speed internet connection. Tablets and smartphones are not supported. The computer should have a modern and updated operating system, at least 2GB of RAM and also meet Proctorio’s system requirements for online testing.

Official UT Austin Description:
Analysis of underlying themes concerned with American political institutions and policies, including the United States Constitution.


Students should contact the University Extension advisor with any questions about prerequisites or placement in our courses. All students should contact their academic advisor with any questions about how this course fulfills their degree requirements.