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PLSC 210 – American Politics (CRN: 37815) at College of San Mateo for Spring 2019

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This course is offered online and it is recommended you complete a short self-assessment to ensure readiness before taking an online course.

PLSC 210 American Politics

The historical and constitutional development of the foundations of the United States political institutions and the dynamics of governmental decision-making processes from the colonial era to the present. Examination of the various sources of political attitudes, roles, and behaviors of political participants and ways political decisions are made by the different units of government. This course is designed to satisfy the CSU requirements US 1 (US History and American Ideals) and US 2 (US Constitution). Note: Upon transfer to a U.C. campus, students who have completed both PLSC 200 and PLSC 210 will receive transfer credit for only one 3-unit course.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Letter Grade Only
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
AA/AS Degree Requirements: Area E1, E5b
Transfer Credit: CSU (CSU GE Area D and US-1 and US-2), UC* (IGETC Area 4)

College of San Mateo (Online Course)

Number of Units: 3


Section
OLH - Online
Meeting Date: 01/14-05/24
Meeting Time: TBA
Days: By Arr
Online course Room: TBA
Instructor: Leighton Armitage
Critical Dates for this Course Date
Last day to add class January 28, 2019
Last day to drop with a refund January 28, 2019
Last day to drop without a "W" February 3, 2019
Last day to drop with a "W" April 25, 2019
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