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Political Scientists

Political Scientists - Knowledge

Political scientists need knowledge in the following areas:

  • Law, Government, and Jurisprudence: Laws, rules of the court, and the politics.
  • English Language: The meaning and use of the English language.
  • Education and Training: The methods of teaching and learning.
  • History and Archeology: Past events and the effects on people and cultures.
  • Mathematics: The rules and uses of numbers.
  • Communications and Media: How to produce written, spoken or visual media.
  • Sociology and Anthropology: Where people come from and how they behave.
  • Geography: How to describe the location, features, and relationships of land, sea, and air.
  • Philosophy and Theology: The impact of values and ethics on people.
  • Computers and Electronics: Computer hardware and software.
Source: Illinois Career Information System (CIS) brought to you by Illinois Department of Employment Security.