GOV 310L • American Government
12:00 PM-1:00 PM
Fulfills first half of legislative requirement for 6 hours of American government. This class will be divided into two parts. In the first half, we discuss the major institutions in American government such as the Congress, presidency, interest groups, parties, and the courts. In the second half, we'll examine some of the most important policies in the United States. These policies will mostly deal with minority groups such as immigration, affirtmative action, slavery reparations, and gay marriage.
A midterm and a final exam - both exams will contain fill-in-the-blank as well as short answer questions Class participation will include small homework assignments, pop quizzes, and active engagement in class lectures (as well as weekly sections).
tentative Issues in Race, Ethnicity, and Gender from CQ Press Course packet