The Politics of the United States
This course introduces the politics and political structures of the United States. The course examines how the US political system works through its constitution, federal structures and the checks and balances that limit the presidency, congress and the courts. It also examines the political challenges both foreign and domestic, currently facing the United States. Pre- requisites: 18 university credits. ; (lec 3) 3 cr. Credit cannot be retained for both POLI 2XXX and POLI 3225.