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American Government

Course Information


Credit Hours: 3

Course Pre-Requisites: None

Course Co-Requisites: None

Course Description

This course is an introduction to American government and politics. The roles, powers, and relationships of the three government branches will be studied. Common political themes are covered including: U.S. political history; political institutions; elections; rights and freedoms; and public policy issues. Emphasis will be placed on application to current events.