GOVT 1111 Introduction to American Government and Politics
A policy-centered approach to the study of government in the American experience. Considers the American Founding and how it influenced the structure of government; how national institutions operate in shaping law and public policy; who has a voice in American politics and why some are more influential than others; and how existing public policies themselves influence social, economic, and political power. Students will gain an introductory knowledge of the founding principles and structure of American government, political institutions, political processes, political behavior, and public policy.
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Summer 2022: Online course
|Section ID:||GOVT 1111 002-LEC|
|Class dates:||June 21-July 29, 2022|
|Final exam/project due:||Tuesday August 02, 8:30 AM - 11 AM / Online (see Final exams)|
|Time / room:||M-F 10 AM - 11:15 AM / Online|
|Mode of instruction:||Online learning|
|Instructor:||Leavitt, C. (ccl228)|
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