POS 2041H  Honors American National Government credits: 3

This survey course provides a comprehensive and analytic examination of the American political system to students eligible for Honors classes. Through various teaching and learning methodologies, the student will become familiar with the theories, organization, principles and functions of the American national government. The course will cultivate independent, active learning, student participation and encourage the use of logical reasoning, in-depth analysis and critical thinking skills to examine the various elements within our political system which shape policy outcomes. This course partially satisfies the writing requirement outlined in the General Education Requirements. (Note: Credit is only given for POS 2041 or POS 2041H or POS 2050 or POS 2050H or IDS 2103H.)

Prerequisite: appropriate score on the college placement test or Permission of the Program