PG 101

Introduction to United States Politics

This course introduces students to the institutions and processes of U. S. politics. It covers all of the fundamental principles and important decisionmakers, giving to students the necessary breadth and understanding to take more advanced and more specialized courses. In addition, it prepares students to evaluate the guiding values of the polity, both in theory and in practice.

Prerequisites: Students who have PG 101 transfer credit may not take this course.