POL-120 American Government
This course is a study of the origins, development, structure, and functions of American government. Topics include the constitutional framework, federalism, the three branches of government including the bureaucracy, civil rights and liberties, political participation and behavior, and policy process. Upon completion, students should be able to demonstrate an understanding of the basic concepts and participatory processes of the American political system.
The following courses must be completed prior to taking this course:
Take DRE-097 or ENG-002
Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer