Political Science

Course Title:  Political Science
Grade Level:  10-12
Course Description:  This course addresses the following topics:  principles and origins of U.S. Government, the Constitution, federalism, political parties, voters and voter behavior, the electoral process, mass media, public opinion, interest groups, Congress, the presidency, the bureaucracy, economic policy, foreign policy, national defense, the courts, civil liberties, civil rights, comparative political and economic systems, and state and local government.  Guest speakers include elected officials, members of political parties, and interest group advocates.
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