From UWF website (UWF - Department of Government - Home): "This is a hybrid distance learning program. Students are required to attend live lectures via SCOPIA, the university's video conferencing service. Through this format, students benefit from face-to-face interaction with students and faculty while also benefitting from the flexibility of online course delivery. For more information, please contact the Department of Government at 850-474-2929. Let us help you pursue a quality graduate degree and achieve your goals for personal and professional development. "