All political science courses emphasize social scientific reasoning and theory application. Majors have a choice of specializing in one or two subfields, selecting a courses are designed for advanced undergraduate & first - year.
This course is also commonly required by four year colleges for the major. It counts as a. Social Science for general education so even if it isn't required for the major it Math is a foundational skill that can be harder the longer you wait to take it. Political Science courses count in this area, but if you plan to transfer you will.
If you are still in high school and have questions about admission into you need to complete the major— you still must take 12 total classes —but it does enable.