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 2.6 and MMR and MMW or Accuplacer Reading Skills of 236 and Writing of 237 or ACT of 15 Reading/16 English

Pre-Requisites
Intro to College Writing
Introduction to College Reading

Classes


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: $484.91

Out of State Tuition and Fees: $484.91

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 (63810)

In Person
Location: Stevens Point
Duration: 8/19/2024 - 12/9/2024

Days & Time:

Mon: 9:00 AM - 11:50 AM

Facility:

118 Classroom ST PT

Instructor:

Jonathon Steele

Tuition and Fees: $484.91

Out of State Tuition and Fees: $709.16

Status:Active Seats Available:22


Course: Introduction to American Government (63595)

Online
Location: Virtual Campus
Duration: 8/19/2024 - 12/13/2024

Days & Time:

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

Facility:

ONLINE

Instructor:

Kathryn Trachte

Tuition and Fees: $484.91

Out of State Tuition and Fees: $484.91

Status:Active Seats Available:19
Essential Class Information: Online courses use Blackboard for course content and assignments. Information about accessing Blackb ...

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General Education


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Undergraduate