Intro to American Government

Intro to American Government

Catalog Number:

10809122

Credits:

3.00

Description:

Introduces American political processes and institutions. Focuses on rights and responsibilities of citizens and the process of participatory democracy. Learners examine the complexity of the separation of powers and checks and balances. Explores the role of the media, interest groups, political parties, and public opinion in the political process. Also explores the role of state and national government in our federal system. A student scoring between 55-80 on their Accuplacer Reading Comprehension, or 60 - 80 on Accuplacer Sentence Skills is recommended to co-enroll in the Introduction to College Reading course and/or Introduction to College Writng course, repectively. Prerequisite: Accuplacer Reading score of 55 and Accuplacer Sentence Skills score of 60 or equivalent or Intro to College Reading 10848104 with a grade of C or better and Intro to College Writing 10831103 with a grade of C or better

Requirements:

Prerequisite: Accuplacer Reading score of 55 and Accuplacer Sentence Skills score of 60 or equivalent or Intro to College Reading 10848104 with a grade of C or better and Intro to College Writing 10831103 with a grade of C or better

Upcoming Schedule:

Fall 2016

08/22/2016 TO 12/21/2016

No Classes found for this term.

Spring 2017

01/16/2017 TO 05/18/2017

Class# Start Date End Date Day Class Time Mode Location Credits
24698 01/16/17 05/18/17 MTWRFSU 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM Online Adams 3.00
24696 01/16/17 05/18/17 MTWRFSU 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM Online Marshfield 3.00
24695 01/16/17 05/18/17 MTWRFSU 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM Online Wisconsin Rapids 3.00
21613 01/20/17 05/12/17 F 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Wisconsin Rapids 3.00
21616 01/16/17 05/18/17 MWR 12:00 PM - 12:50 PM Wisconsin Rapids 3.00
21618 01/17/17 05/18/17 TWR 8:00 AM - 8:50 AM Wisconsin Rapids 3.00
21480 01/16/17 05/18/17 MTWRFSU 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM Online Stevens Point 3.00
21482 01/16/17 05/15/17 M 9:00 AM - 11:50 AM Stevens Point 3.00
Summer 2017

06/05/2017 TO 08/04/2017

No Classes found for this term.