Undergraduate Catalog 2018-2019

POL 235 The American Political System(RLA)

(Also SLS 235). 4 hours; 4 credits. Study of major American political institutions: the Presidency, Congress, Supreme Court, bureaucracy, and the Democratic and Republican parties. The course will emphasize the extent to which the actual workings of our political systems differ from, and are affected by, constitutional theory and legal rules and thus will discuss the impact of pressure groups and public opinion. It will also cover selected state and local political issues. (social science). Not open to students who have taken POL 100. Prerequisites: A minimum GPA of 3.0; ENG 111 and ENG 151, COR 100. Please Note: This course satisfies the college option.

Credits

4

Cross Listed Courses

SLS 235