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POL 121 - Introduction to American Government

Jefferson / Community College | Fall 2018
September 17, 2018 — 
This course is an introduction to the American political system, including the Constitutional framework; legislative, executive, and judicial functions; as well as the nature of American political parties, interest groups, public opinion, social movements, political economy, and the role each plays in contemporary American life.
Section: 2
3
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POL 100 - American Government

Finger Lakes / Community College | Fall 2018
September 4, 2018 — 
This course explores the nature and dynamics of the American political system including the basic structure functions and processes of the executive legislative and judicial branches of government the roles of political parties and special interest groups the mechanics of political campaigns and elections the U.S. Constitution and the Bill of Rights and prominent issues in U.S. domestic and foreign policy.
Section: U1
3
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POL 103 - State and Local Politics and Government

Suffolk County / Community College | Fall 2018
September 4, 2018 — 
Introduction to state and local governments, their institutions, processes by which they govern and political environments in which they operate. Includes current challenges state and local governments face due to changes in their relationship with national government and shifting policy needs.
Section: 106
3
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POL 105 - American National Politics and Government

Suffolk County / Community College | Fall 2018
September 4, 2018 — 
Introduction to American political theory, and the concept of federalism. This course is designed to teach students about the fundamental structures of the United States including how conflict is institutionalized within the system. Students will be introduced to the national political process, and the political environment in which they operate. This course also examines current issues that impact the future of the government and the people it serves, as well as providing a deep understanding and appreciation of elections, special interest groups, civil rights and liberties, and public policy.
Section: 102
3
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POL 105 - American National Politics and Government

Suffolk County / Community College | Fall 2018
September 4, 2018 — 
Introduction to American political theory, and the concept of federalism. This course is designed to teach students about the fundamental structures of the United States including how conflict is institutionalized within the system. Students will be introduced to the national political process, and the political environment in which they operate. This course also examines current issues that impact the future of the government and the people it serves, as well as providing a deep understanding and appreciation of elections, special interest groups, civil rights and liberties, and public policy.
Section: 104
3
credits

POL 107 - World Politics

Suffolk County / Community College | Fall 2018
September 4, 2018 — 
Study of nation-state system and nations' struggle for power; pursuit of self-interest through use of war and peace; search for national security, economic growth, international prestige and status; and management of conflicts between rich and poor nations. Contemporary approaches to study of world politics reviewed.
Section: 101
3
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POL 121 - Introduction to American Government

Jefferson / Community College | Fall 2018
August 27, 2018 — 
This course is an introduction to the American political system, including the Constitutional framework; legislative, executive, and judicial functions; as well as the nature of American political parties, interest groups, public opinion, social movements, political economy, and the role each plays in contemporary American life.
Section: 1
3
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POLS 100 - Introduction to Political Science

Hudson Valley / Community College | Fall 2018
August 27, 2018 — 
This course is designed to provide a general introduction to political thought and the practice of politics. Emphasis is placed on the exploration of the different political ideas, institutions, and systems, on the state, national and international levels.
Section: 300
3
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POLS 105 - American National Government

Hudson Valley / Community College | Fall 2018
August 27, 2018 — 
An in-depth examination of the principles, procedures, institutions and theories of American National Government.
Section: 300
3
credits

PSC 240 - State & Local Government

Clinton / Community College | Fall 2018
August 27, 2018 — 
This course is an introduction to the organization, structure, and functions of state, county, and municipal governments.
Section: 01