2018-2019 University Catalog 
    
    Jul 12, 2020  
2018-2019 University Catalog archived

Add to Portfolio (opens a new window)

POL 283 - Minority Voting Rights and Fair Redistricting


FDR: SS2
Credits: 4

No prerequisite. Meets the American politics field requirement in the politics major. This course introduces students to the redistricting process and election law by engaging them in a lab setting in which they use geographic information systems (GIS) software to develop alternative election district plans for the Commonwealth of Virginia. In addition to learning basic GIS skills, students also study voting rights case law, electoral systems and electoral reform. Staff.




Add to Portfolio (opens a new window)