PLSC 210  - American Politics

PLSC 210 AMERICAN POLITICS (3)

NOTE: The transfer articulation of CSM’s PLSC 200 and PLSC 210 has changed effective Fall 2016. Please see http://collegeofsanmateo.edu/plscinfo for new transfer information.

Letter grade. Hours/semester: 48-54 lecture. Recommended: Eligibility for ENGL 100 or ENGL 105, and completion of, or concurrent enrollment in, any READ 400 level course.

Description: 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). (AA: Area E1 or E5b, CSU: Area D+US-1+US-2, UC: Area 4+US-1+US-2)

 

College of San Mateo Department: Political Science Number of Units: 3
This description is for the Fall 2016 term