Embark upon a detailed examination of the political landscape of the United States in Advanced Studies in United States Government and Politics. By studying constitutional history, political beliefs, political parties, interest groups, governmental institutions, public policy, civil rights, and civil liberties, you will be challenged to asks questions about how equity and access continue to challenge our founding fathers’ goals. This course is designed to prepare you for undergraduate political studies coursework.
Advanced Studies in United States Government and Politics is offered to students in Fifth and Sixth Form who have met their United States History requirement. Prerequisite: departmental approval. Students enrolled in this course may opt to take the AP U.S. Government and Politics exam.