POL 120 - American National Government

Course Description

This course is designed to encourage, enhance and heighten the student's enlightened participation in our democratic society. Upon successful completion of this course, students should be able to: Analyze the nature and roots of their role as an American citizen. Enumerate those principles of government considered essential to our constitutional system. Explain the constitutional basis of American federalism. Understand the fundamental concepts, functions and process of politics and the institutions of our national government.

Credit Hours: 3
Lecture Hours: 3