POL123 United States Government and Politics (3-0-3)
This course introduces students to the institutions, structures, and
processes of the United States federal government. It examines
political theories; the Constitution; federalism; the three branches
of government and the federal bureaucracy; political parties and
elections; civil liberties and civil rights; the role of the media, interest
groups, and social movements; and the interrelationship of economic
and political power.