CRC19: Courses

POLS 301 Introduction to Government: United States

Units: 3

Hours: 54 hours LEC

Prerequisite: None.

Advisory: ENGWR 101 with a grade of "C" or better; or equivalent skills demonstrated through the assessment process for eligibility for ENGWR 300.

Transferable: CSU; UC

An introduction to Political Science, American government and politics. Structured to promote political and analytical understanding and thinking regarding American politics and government. Areas of concentration include principles, institutions, problems, processes, theory, philosophy, and ideology. Satisfies the State requirement regarding the Constitution, American Institutions, and State and Local Government.

Student Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this course, the student will be able to:

SLO #1: demonstrate comprehension of the complexity of the American democratic system.