POLS *1001 Introduction to American Government
(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as POL 1.51.
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3 hours; 3 credits
Fundamental concepts, political principles, processes, and institutions of American government. Topics may include: constitutional foundations, civil liberties, the mass media, public opinion, special interest groups, political parties, elections, the presidency, Congress, and the courts.