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U.S. Government - Foundations, Democracy & Politics

This course is an excellent introduction to the principles of American Government, the political institutions that make it work, and the policies that result. Learn about the U.S. Constitution, the Bill of Rights, the branches of government, and the foundations of democracy in the United States.

In addition to lectures and in-depth readings and discussions, students will be shown C-SPAN video clips to illustrate U.S. Government processes. Students who take this course will be better prepared for the Advanced Placement U.S. Government and Politics examination.

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Length 6 weeks
Effort 2 - 3 hours per week
Starts Jan 10 (149 weeks ago)
Cost $49
From Purdue University, PurdueX via edX
Instructors Robert X. Browning Ph.D., Joshua Scacco Ph.D., Robert X. Browning, Joshua Scacco
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Language English
Subjects Social Sciences Humanities
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Rating Not enough ratings
Length 6 weeks
Effort 2 - 3 hours per week
Starts Jan 10 (149 weeks ago)
Cost $49
From Purdue University, PurdueX via edX
Instructors Robert X. Browning Ph.D., Joshua Scacco Ph.D., Robert X. Browning, Joshua Scacco
Download Videos On all desktop and mobile devices
Language English
Subjects Social Sciences Humanities
Tags Social Sciences Humanities History

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