POLS 101

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American Government for Teachers

 

Description:

This course is intended to introduce future teachers to the fundamentals of American government and politics as well as to California state and local government. The course includes an examination of the historic basis of American political ideas, principles and practices, as a means of acquainting students with the complexities of the American political system. The course will focus primarily on providing future teachers with practical instructional strategies to use in engaging their own future students in the American political process.

Prerequisites:

Upper division standing or instructor consent.

Units:

3

Grading:

Normal Grading Rules

General Education:

N/A