POLS 1500: Themes in Global Politics Ohio University, Dr.Brandon Kendhammer


Exams and Exam Format

The in-class portions of the exams for this course are scheduled on October 5, October 30 (both in-class), and December 11 (this one's at 10:10 AM).

The exam format will be identical for each exam, with a total of 100 possible points. Each will cover one unit of course material (the "final" will not be comprehensive).  The learning objectives for each unit should serve as your study guide.

Each in-class exam will require you to:

  • Identify and contextualize 5 key persons, events, or concepts (the “ID” questions) in four or five sentences (50 points)
  • Respond to one (of a possible two) short answer questions on a specific idea or argument covered in lecture and the readings (50 points)