Introduction to American Government

Subject
Political Science (POL)
Course Designator
POL.201
Academic Dean
Assistant Vice President of Academic Services, Dean of Arts & Sciences
Last Offered
2021FA
Official Course Description

A survey of the structure and function of American government. Emphasis is placed on the Constitution, federalism, civil liberties and civil rights, the three branches of government, political parties and elections, interest groups, the media and public opinion, and the role of the individual citizen.

Upcoming Offerings

Below is a list of the planned POL.201 course sections for this semester and near future. The seat availability shown below is not updated in real time and may be out of date. Please keep in mind that course sections may be cancelled, changed, or otherwise altered before the course section start date.

2021 Fall (August-December)4 course sections

Section NameSynonymLocationMeeting InfoInstructorSeats AvailableAcademic CreditsBilling CreditsAdditional Info
Section Name
POL.201.V01
Synonym
64392
Location
Other Locations
Meeting Info
August 30 December 17
Lecture
Monday, Wednesday, Friday 9:30 AM – 10:40 AM
ALMA
A102 A102
Instructor
Jacob McPhail
Seats Available
24 of 35
Academic Credits
3.00
Billing Credits
3.00
Additional Info
Registration includes Digital Textbook Bookstore Charge of $36.50. Please see syllabus for additional information.
Additional fees: $36.50Fees may not apply to all students
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Section Name
POL.201.W01
Synonym
64226
Location
Internet Offering
Meeting Info
August 30 December 17
Online Course
WEB
Online ONLINE
Instructor
Jacob Hamric
Seats Available
0 of 25
Academic Credits
3.00
Billing Credits
3.00
Additional Info
Registration is closed for this section.
Registration includes Digital Textbook Bookstore Charge of $36.50. Please see syllabus for additional information.
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Section Name
POL.201.W02
Synonym
64227
Location
Internet Offering
Meeting Info
August 30 December 17
Online Course
WEB
Online ONLINE
Instructor
Jorge Parodi
Seats Available
10 of 25
Academic Credits
3.00
Billing Credits
3.00
Additional Info
Registration includes Digital Textbook Bookstore Charge of $36.50. Please see syllabus for additional information.
Additional fees: $36.50Fees may not apply to all students
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Section Name
POL.201.M01L
Synonym
64307
Location
Mt Pleasant
Meeting Info
September 7 December 17
Lecture
Tuesday, Thursday 11:30 AM – 12:55 PM
Center for Liberal Arts & Business
Classroom 305
Instructor
Jacob Hamric
Seats Available
3 of 18
Academic Credits
3.00
Billing Credits
3.00
Additional Info
Registration includes Digital Textbook Bookstore Charge of $36.50. Please see syllabus for additional information.
Additional fees: $36.50Fees may not apply to all students
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