SS328 American Political Institutions I 3 credits

This course provides an introduction to American politics with emphasis on national institutions. Course topics include the political theory of the American Constitution, relational aspects of the three branches of government, responsibilities of state and federal governments, and the role of the courts in interpreting the law.

Prerequisite:
MG411 Business Law I
POL201 Introduction to Political Science
SS205 United States History I: 1492 – 1877
SS206 United States History II: 1877-Present
SS429 American Political Institutions II
Students must have completed at least 60 hours or be a Teacher Education Major.