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
2022FA
Official Course Description

A survey of the structure and function of the 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 The seat availability shown below is not updated in real time and may be out of date.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.

2022 Fall (Aug.-Dec.)4 course sections

Section NameSynonymLocationMeeting InfoInstructorSeats AvailableAcademic CreditsBilling CreditsAdditional Info
Section Name
POL.201.V01
Synonym
66877
Location
Other Locations
Meeting Info
August 29 December 16
Lecture
Monday, Wednesday, Friday 9:30 AM – 10:40 AM
ALMA
A102 A102
Instructor
Nino Cimini Sr.
Seats Available
9 of 25
Academic Credits
3.00
Billing Credits
3.00
Additional Info
Registration includes Digital Textbook Bookstore Charge of $39.38. Please see syllabus for additional information.
Additional fees: $42.88Fees may not apply to all students
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Section Name
POL.201.W01
Synonym
66294
Location
Internet Offering
Meeting Info
August 29 December 16
Online Course
WEB
Online ONLINE
Instructor
Amy Goethe
Seats Available
3 of 25
Academic Credits
3.00
Billing Credits
3.00
Additional Info
Registration includes Digital Textbook Bookstore Charge of $39.38. Please see syllabus for additional information.
Additional fees: $42.88Fees may not apply to all students
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Section Name
POL.201.W02
Synonym
66295
Location
Internet Offering
Meeting Info
August 29 December 16
Online Course
WEB
Online ONLINE
Instructor
Nathan Seeley
Seats Available
7 of 25
Academic Credits
3.00
Billing Credits
3.00
Additional Info
Registration includes Digital Textbook Bookstore Charge of $39.38. Please see syllabus for additional information.
Additional fees: $42.88Fees may not apply to all students
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Section Name
POL.201.M01L
Synonym
66576
Location
Mt Pleasant
Meeting Info
September 6 December 16
Lecture
Tuesday, Thursday 11:30 AM – 12:55 PM
Center for Liberal Arts & Business
Classroom 255
Instructor
Jacob Hamric
Seats Available
3 of 18
Academic Credits
3.00
Billing Credits
3.00
Additional Info
This is a LUCES class that begins September 6th. Registration includes Digital Textbook Bookstore Charge of $39.38. Please see syllabus for additional information.
Additional fees: $42.88Fees may not apply to all students
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2023 Winter (Jan.-May)4 course sections

Section NameSynonymLocationMeeting InfoInstructorSeats AvailableAcademic CreditsBilling CreditsAdditional Info
Section Name
POL.201.V01Z
Synonym
67819
Location
Huron Area Technical Center
Meeting Info
January 9 May 5
Lecture
Monday 8:25 AM – 11:05 AM
HISD
A151 A151
Instructor
To Be Announced
Seats Available
25 of 25
Academic Credits
3.00
Billing Credits
3.00
Additional Info
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Section Name
POL.201.V02Z
Synonym
67820
Location
Huron Area Technical Center
Meeting Info
January 9 May 5
Lecture
Monday 11:55 AM – 2:35 PM
HISD
A151 A151
Instructor
To Be Announced
Seats Available
25 of 25
Academic Credits
3.00
Billing Credits
3.00
Additional Info
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Section Name
POL.201.W01
Synonym
67139
Location
Internet Offering
Meeting Info
January 9 May 5
Online Course
WEB
Online ONLINE
Instructor
Amy Goethe
Seats Available
4 of 25
Academic Credits
3.00
Billing Credits
3.00
Additional Info
Registration includes Digital Textbook Bookstore Charge. Please see syllabus for additional information.
Additional fees: $42.88Fees may not apply to all students
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Section Name
POL.201.W02
Synonym
67140
Location
Internet Offering
Meeting Info
January 9 May 5
Online Course
WEB
Online ONLINE
Instructor
Nathan Seeley
Seats Available
20 of 25
Academic Credits
3.00
Billing Credits
3.00
Additional Info
Registration includes Digital Textbook Bookstore Charge. Please see syllabus for additional information.
Additional fees: $42.88Fees may not apply to all students
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