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PLSC 210 American Politics

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Course Description

An introduction to United States and California government and politics, including their constitutions, political institutions and processes as well as political actors with foci on the political philosophies of its framers and the inter-related functions of the three branches of the federal government. Examination of political behavior, political issues and public policy as well as contemporary relationships between federal, state and local governments are consistently explored.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Letter Grade Only
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
AA/AS Degree Requirements:D US-2, D US-3; DSI; Ethnic Studies
Transfer Credit: CSU (CSU GE DSI, D US-2, D US-3), UC (IGETC Area 4)
C-ID: POLS 110