POLSC 10 - Introduction to American Government: American Institution and Ideals

Approval Status


Date Reviewed

January 2017

A comprehensive introduction to the issues, institutions and ideals of American government, with special emphasis on the Constitutions of the United States and the State of California. The historic development of national, state and local government since the eighteenth century will be emphasized. Special attention will be paid to the rights and obligations of citizenship and our heritage of social and ethnic diversity. The completion of Political Science (POLSC) 10 partially satisfies the American History and Institutions CSU transfer requirement. May not be repeated. SC

Course Type

Lower Division