Jan 31, 2023  
College Catalog 2021 - 2023 
  
College Catalog 2021 - 2023

PSC-101 Government/Politics in US


This course provides an overview of the foundations, processes, and institutions of the United States federal government. Topics covered include the Constitution, federalism, civil liberties, civil rights, public opinion, the media, political participation, campaigns, elections, public policy, and the organization and functions of the three branches. Special emphasis is placed on the various channels of citizen influence. This course meets the General Education requirement for Community & Cultural Contexts.
Prerequisites ESL-098  or RDG-095  and ESL-099  or ENG-090 ; or ELL-103  or placement.
Gen. Ed. Course Yes
Mass Transfer Course Yes
Credits: 3