POLS1020-B American National Government    (Spring 2018)

Course Details
Course Description
About The Instructor(s)
Course Details

Session, Dates: 1 (01/08/2018 - 04/28/2018)

Days: T R

Time: 11:00 - 12:15 pm

Location: Moon Campus

Room: Hale Center 204

Seats Available: Course Full, Choose another

Credits: 3

Course Description

This course is a basic course in the structure, principles, and functions of American political institutions through which the people of the United States govern themselves. The federal government is emphasized, and the course examines the following topics: The American Presidency, Congress, the Supreme Court, executive power, legislative power, civil liberties, elections, politics, voting theories, constitutional law, public opinion, ideology, social cleavages and forecasting elections.

About The Instructor(s)

Justin P. DePlato, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Political Science
Social Sciences

Assistant Coach, Men's Club Bowling
Campus Recreation

412-397-5912 phone
412-397-6044 fax
Nicholson Center 436