POLS1020-D American National Government (Fall 2019)

Course Details

Session, Dates: 1 (08/26/2019 - 12/13/2019)
Days: T R
Time: 09:30 - 10:45 am
Location: Moon Campus
Room: Hale Center 204
Seats Available: 1 Seat!
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)

David L. Jamison, J.D.
Professor of Communication

Professor of Political Science
Social Sciences

412-397-6225 phone
412-397-3851 fax
Wheatley Center 325