Department of Political Science

Bachelor of Arts in Political Science (4 years)

First Year - First Term
Abbreviation Description Lec. Hrs. Lab. Hrs. Units Pre-Requisites Category
ENG 1 Introduction to College English 3 0 3
ETAR Economics with Taxation and Agrarian Reform 3 0 3
HST 101 History of Civilization I 3 0 3
LIT 101A World Literatures 3 0 3
PGC Philippine Government and Constitution 3 0 3
PHL 1 Introduction to Philosophy 3 0 3
POL 201 Political Science as a Profession 3 0 3
THY 1 Contextualized Salvation History 3 0 3
PE 1 Physical Education 2 0 2
ROTC Reserve Officers’ Training Corps 3 0 3
TOTAL 29 0 29

 

First Year - Second Term
Abbreviation Description Lec. Hrs. Lab. Hrs. Units Pre-Requisites Category
CWG Contemporary World Geography 3 0 3
ENG 2 Reading and Thinking Skills for Academic Study 3 0 3 ENG 1
LIT 102A Philippine Literatures 3 0 3
MATH 101 College Algebra 3 0 3
PHL 2 Logic 3 0 3
POL 202 Methods and Approaches in the Study of Politics 3 0 3 PGC, POL 201
SCL 101 Introduction to Sociology: Society and Culture 3 0 3
THY 2 Church and Sacraments 3 0 3 THY 1
PE 2 Physical Education 2 0 2
ROTC Reserve Officers’ Training Corps 3 0 3
TOTAL 29 0 29

 

Second Year - First Term
Abbreviation Description Lec. Hrs. Lab. Hrs. Units Pre-Requisites Category
ENG 3 Academic Writing Skills 3 0 3 ENG 1, ENG 2
HST 102 History of Civilization II 3 0 3 HST 101
MATH 600A Statistics 3 0 3
NS 101 Physical Science 3 0 3
PHL 5 Christian Ethics 3 0 3 THY 1, THY 2
POL 221 Dynamics of Philippine Politics 3 0 3 PGC, POL 201
POL 241 Comparative Politics in Transition 3 0 3 PGC, POL 201, POL 202
PSY 1 General Psychology 3 0 3
PE 3 Physical Education 2 0 2
NSTP National Service Training Program 3 0 3
TOTAL 29 0 29

 

Second Year - Second Term
Abbreviation Description Lec. Hrs. Lab. Hrs. Units Pre-Requisites Category
ENG 4 Oral Communication in Context 3 0 3 ENG 1, ENG 2, ENG 3
FIL 1 Komunikasyon sa Akademikong Filipino
3 0 3
NS 201 Biological Science 3 0 3
PHIST Philippine History 3 0 3
PHL 103 Philosophical Anthropology 3 0 3
POL 204 Understanding Political Theory 3 0 3 PGC, POL 201, POL 202
POL 264 Rizal and the Filipino Nationalist Thought 3 0 3 PGC
SCL 3 The Social Teachings of the Church 3 0 3 THY 1, THY 2, PHL 5
PE 4 Physical Education 2 0 2
NSTP National Service Training Program 3 0 3
TOTAL 29 0 29

 

Third Year - First Term
Abbreviation Description Lec. Hrs. Lab. Hrs. Units Pre-Requisites Category
FIL 2 Pagbasa at Pagsulat tungo sa Pananaliksik
3 0 3 FIL 1
HUM 1 Art, Man, and Society 3 0 3
LIT 103 Survey of Literary Masterpieces I (Non-Western Literature) 3 0 3
POL 242 Government, Politics, and Development in Asia and Africa 3 0 3 PGC, POL 201, POL 241
POL 262 Development in Political Thought I 3 0 3 PGC, POL 201
POL 281 Introduction to International Relations 3 0 3 PGC, POL 201, POL 202
POL 282 International Political Systems 3 0 3 PGC, POL 201
SPN 1 Elementary Spanish 3 0 3
TOTAL 24 0 24

 

Third Year - Second Term
Abbreviation Description Lec. Hrs. Lab. Hrs. Units Pre-Requisites Category
COMP Computer Science and Information Technology 3 0 3
FIL 3 Retorika 3 0 3 FIL 1, FIL 2
LIT 104 Survey of Literary Masterpieces II (Western Literature) 3 0 3
POL 222 Philippine Foreign Policy and Relations 3 0 3 PGC, POL 201, POL 241, POL 281
POL 243 Government, Politics, and Development in Europe and the Americas 3 0 3 PGC, POL 201, POL 241, POL 281
POL 263 Development in Political Thought II 3 0 3 PGC, POL 201, POL 262
RESM/PW Research Methods and Proposal Writing 3 0 3 POL 201, POL 202, POL 204, POL 221, POL 241, POL 242, POL 262, POL 264, POL 281, POL 282
SPN 2 Intermediate Spanish 3 0 3 SPN 1
TOTAL 24 0 24

 

Fourth Year - First Term
Abbreviation Description Lec. Hrs. Lab. Hrs. Units Pre-Requisites Category
POL 224 Philippine Public Administration 3 0 3 PGC, POL 201, POL 221
POL 266 Democratic Theory and Practice 3 0 3 PGC, POL 201, POL 204, POL 262, POL 263
POL 285 Conflict Resolution and Peace Studies 3 0 3 PGC, POL 201, POL 202, POL 241, POL 281
PRACT Practicum 3 0 3 POL 201, POL 202, POL 204, POL 221, POL 222, POL 241, POL 242, POL 243, POL 262, POL 263, POL 264, POL 281, POL 282
RESWRT Research Writing 2 0 2 POL 222, POL 243, POL 263, RESM/PW
SEM 1 Seminar I 2 0 2 POL 201, POL 202, POL 204, POL 221, POL 222, POL 241, POL 242, POL 243, POL 262, POL 263, POL 264, POL 281, POL 282
SCL 9 Marriage and Family 3 0 3 THY 1, THY 2, PHL 5, SCL 3
TOTAL 19 0 19
Fourth Year - Second Term
Abbreviation Description Lec. Hrs. Lab. Hrs. Units Pre-Requisites Category
PHL 104 Ethical Systems 3 0 3
POL 203 Public Policy and Planning Methods 3 0 3 PGC, POL 201, POL 202, POL 223, POL 224
POL 223 Local Government and Development 3 0 3 PGC, POL 221
POL 283 Global Environmental Politics 3 0 3 PGC, POL 201, POL 281, POL 282
POL 284 International Political Economy 3 0 3 PGC, POL 201, POL 281
RESPR Research Presentation 1 0 1 POL 224, POL 266, POL 285, RESM/PW, RESWRT
SEM 2 Seminar II 2 0 2 POL 224, POL 266, POL 285, SEM 1
TOTAL 18 0 18

Career Opportunities

 Government Service Staff  Lawyer Paralegal
 Public Servant  Researcher in Politics and Law  Lecturer

 

Administration

ASST. PROF. DENNIS C. CORONACION, PhDust-f-ab-polsci-coronacion-dennis-2016-phd-2x2-gray

Chairperson

Faculty Members

AQUINO, ANNA ESPERANZA C.ust-f-ab-polsci-aquino-anna-esperanza-c-2016-ma-2x2-gray

Rank: Instructor 3

Degrees

Master of Arts in Political Science (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

Bachelor of Arts in Political Science (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

BAHALA, AURECE AUBREY M.

Rank: Instructor 2

Degree

Bachelor of Arts in Political Science (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

BAUTISTA, RAFAEL J.

Rank: Assistant Professor 2

Degrees

Bachelor of Laws (San Sebastian College – Manila, Philippines)

Bachelor of Science in Education, major in Biology (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

BENAS, ARVIN C.

Rank: Assistant Professor 2

Degrees

Bachelor of Laws (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy (Christ the King Mission Seminary – Quezon City, Philippines)

CALILUNG, FROILAN C.

Rank: Instructor 4

Degrees 

Master in Public Administration (Polytechnic University of the Philippines – Manila, Philippines)

Bachelor of Arts in Asian Studies (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

CASTILLO, RONALD M.ust-f-ab-polsci-castillo-ronald-m-2016-ma-2x2-gray

Rank: Instructor 3

Degrees

Master of Arts in Political Science  (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

Bachelor of Arts in Political Science  (Lyceum of the Philippines – Manila, Philippines)

CORONACION, DENNIS C.ust-f-ab-polsci-coronacion-dennis-2016-phd-2x2-gray

Rank: Assistant Professor 2 / Assistant Professorial Lecturer 2

Degrees 

Doctor of Philosophy in Political Science (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

Master of Arts in Political Science (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

Bachelor of Arts in Political Science  (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

LANSANG, NOEL L.ust-f-gs-polsci-lansang-noel-c-2016-phd-2x2-gray

Rank: Associate Professor 1 / Professorial Lecturer 1

Degrees

Doctor of Philosophy in Public Administration (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

Master in Public Administration (Central Colleges of the Philippines – Quezon City, Philippines)

Bachelor of Arts and Letters  (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

MANALO, JAZZTIN JAIRUM P.

Rank: Instructor 2

Degree

Bachelor of Arts in Political Science (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

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MARCAIDA, MARIELLE Y.

Rank: Instructor 3

Degrees

Master of Arts in Political Science (University of the Philippines – Diliman, Quezon City, Philippines)

Bachelor of Arts in Political Science (Cum Laude) (University of the Philippines – Diliman, Quezon City, Philippines)

MARTIN, EDWIN S.ust-f-ab-polsci-martin-edwin-s-2016-phd-2x2-gray

Rank: Assistant Professor 3

Degrees

Doctor of Philosophy in Public Administration (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

Master of Arts in Public Administration (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

ORIGENES, JOSE RICARTE B.

Rank: Associate Professor 2

Degrees

Master in Public Administration (University of the Philippines – Diliman, Quezon City, Philippines)

Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy (Cum Laude) (Claret Formation Center – Quezon City, Philippines)

PASCUAL, RIGOR R.ust-f-ab-polsci-pascual-rigor-r-2016-ll-b

Rank: Instructor 3

Degrees

Bachelor of Laws (University of the Philippines – Manila, Philippines)

Bachelor of Arts in Political Science (Cum Laude) (University of the Philippines – Manila, Philippines)

RODRIGUEZ, MA. ZENIA M.ust-faculty-ab-polsci-rodriguez-zenia-2006-ma-2x2-gray

Rank: Assistant Professor 3

Degrees

Master in Management, major in Educational Management (Philippines Christian University – Manila, Philippines)

Bachelor of Arts in Political Science (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

Certificate in Human Resource Planning and Acquisition (University of Santo Tomas and HRM Development Center, Personal Management Association of the Philippines)

Certificate in Labor Relations (University of Santo Tomas and HRM Development Center, Personal Management Association of the Philippines)

SASI, RAMIL S.

Rank: Instructor 5

Degrees

Master in Business Administration (Philippines School of Business Administration – Quezon City, Philippines)

Bachelor of Arts in Political Science (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

SEVILLA, MA. SJENICA C.

Rank: Instructor 2

Degree

Bachelor of Arts in Political Science (University of the Philippines – Manila, Philippines)

SISON, AMR SOLON S.ust-f-ab-polsci-sison-amr-solon-s-2012-ma-2x2-gray

Rank: Instructor 3

Degrees

Master of Arts in Political Science (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

Bachelor of Arts in Political Science (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

TANGCO, BELEN L.

Rank: Professor 2 / Professorial Lecturer 4

Degrees

Doctor of Philosophy in Political Science (Summa Cum Laude) (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

Master of Arts in Political Science (Magna Cum Laude) (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

Bachelor of Arts in Political Science (Magna cum Laude) (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

Post-Doctorate Summer Institute on the American Political System (The American University and the American Political Science Association – United States of America)

TAYAO, EDMUND S.ust-f-ab-polsci-tayao-edmund-2006-ma-2x2-gray

Rank: Assistant Professor 3

Degrees

Master of Arts in Political Science (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

Bachelor of Arts in Political Science (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

VILLARIN, MARLON M.ust-f-ab-polsci-villarin-marlon-2016-ma-2x2-gray

Rank: Instructor 4

Degrees

Master in Public Administration (Magna cum Laude) (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

Bachelor of Arts in Political Science (Centro Escolar University – Manila, Philippines)

DE ALBAN, ANGELO, C.

Rank: Instructor 3

Degrees

Bachelor of Laws (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

Bachelor in Arts in Journalism (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

 

 

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