Introduction to American Government

Introduces American political processes and institutions. Focuses on rights and responsibilities of citizens and the process of participatory democracy. Learners examine the complexity of the separation of powers and checks and balances. Explores the role of the media, interest groups, political parties, and public opinion in the political process. Also explores the role of state and national government in our federal system. Prerequisite: High School GPA of 3.0 or Accuplacer Reading Skills of 236, Writing of 237 or ACT of 15 Reading/ 16 Writing. Students are encouraged to bring transcripts for further evaluation if they do not meet these requirements.

Pre-Requisites
Intro to College Writing
Introduction to College Reading

Classes


Course: Introduction to American Government (23006)

Online
Location: Virtual Campus
Duration: 1/2/2024 - 1/18/2024

Days & Time:

Mon, Tues, Wed, Thurs, Fri, Sat, Sun: 12:00 AM - 12:01 AM

Facility:

ONLINE

Instructor:

Kathryn Trachte

Tuition and Fees: $471.60

Out of State Tuition and Fees: $471.60

Status:Closed Seats Available:N/A
Essential Class Information: Online courses use Blackboard for course content and assignments. Information about accessing Blackb ...


Course: Introduction to American Government (23634)

Online
Location: Virtual Campus
Duration: 1/22/2024 - 5/16/2024

Days & Time:

Mon, Tues, Wed, Thurs, Fri, Sat, Sun: 12:00 AM - 12:01 AM

Facility:

ONLINE

Instructor:

Jonathon Steele

Tuition and Fees: $471.60

Out of State Tuition and Fees: $471.60

Status:Closed Seats Available:N/A
Essential Class Information: Online courses use Blackboard for course content and assignments. Information about accessing Blackb ...


Course: Introduction to American Government (23637)

In Person
Location: Wisconsin Rapids
Duration: 1/22/2024 - 5/13/2024

Days & Time:

Mon: 9:00 AM - 11:50 AM

Facility:

A224 Classroom WR

Instructor:

Jonathon Steele

Tuition and Fees: $471.60

Out of State Tuition and Fees: $690.90

Status:Closed Seats Available:N/A


Course: Introduction to American Government (40071)

Online
Location: Virtual Campus
Duration: 6/3/2024 - 7/30/2024

Days & Time:

Mon, Tues, Wed, Thurs, Fri, Sat, Sun: 12:00 AM - 12:01 AM

Facility:

ONLINE

Instructor:

Kathryn Trachte

Tuition and Fees: $0.00

Status:Active Seats Available:30
Essential Class Information: Online courses use Blackboard for course content and assignments. Information about accessing Blackb ...
Registration begins on 3/8/2024
Summer classes that are displaying tuition and fees of $0 will be updated by April 15th. If you enroll in the class, you will be billed once the tuition and fees have been updated.

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Undergraduate