SS329 American Political Institutions II 3 credits

This course is a continuation of American Political I, but may be taken prior to American Political Institutions II. This course examines historical and modern American campaigns and elections. Special emphasis will be given to the historical and modern issues raised in campaigns and elections including the influence of the campaign finance, media, interest groups, and their impact on public policy.

Prerequisite:
GOV101 Introduction to Government
POL201 Introduction to Political Science
SS204 Survey of United States History
SS205 United States History I: 1492 – 1877
SS206 United States History II: 1877-Present
SS428 American Political Institutions I
This course may be taken prior to SS328 American Political Institutions I.