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Term :
Spring 2014
Course Name :
Political Science 100-70 (5120)
Course Title :
American Politics
Class Notes :
  • Participation in this class will consist of online interaction. Students must have access to a computer that has a reliable internet connection. Students should access http://online.valleycollege.edu during the week prior to the semester start date. All information regarding this class, including course-specific technology requirements, will be found on that webpage. The course may not be accessible to students until the first day of the class, Monday, January 13, 2014.
Instructor :
C. Scalisi
E-Mail Address :
Phone Number :
(909) 384-4399 x5072
Instructor Comments :
Course Description:
POLIT 100           
AMERICAN POLITICS

PREREQUISITE: None.
3 UNITS                

Basic introduction to American government and politics designed to meet the state requirement in United States and California constitution and government, primarily concerned with American national government. Includes an introduction to democratic political theory, the scope of modern government, and state and local government in California.

Associate Degree Applicable
Course credit transfers to CSU and UC.
CAN (California Articulation Number): GOVT 2

Two Textbook are required for this course:

Book # 1) 
American Government and Politics Today, Brief Edition, 2014-2015, 8th Edition
Print: ISBN-10 1285436385, ISBN-13 9781285436388
( eText: ISBN-13 9781285802855, ISBN-10 1285802853)

Authors: Schmidt/Shelley, II/Bardes
Publisher: Cengage Learning
Copyright year: © 2015
Pages: 448

Book #2)
California Politics: A Primer, 3rd Edition
ISBN: 978-1-4833-4013-5
Author Rene B. Van Vechten, University of Redlands
Publisher: CQ Press, an imprint of SAGE Publications.
Pages: 176
Date: 01/14/2014
Format: Print Paperback

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