AP US Government and Politics
Meets UC/CSU A-G requirements
Prerequisite: Must have an “A” or “B” in Honors U.S. History or an “A” in U.S. History and teacher recommendation
DESCRIPTION: This course is for high ability students who wish to complete studies in what is equivalent to a one semester college course in United States government preparing them for the Advanced Placement test in AP Government and Politics. Areas of study include the constitutional underpinnings of American Government, political behavior, the institutions of national government, public policy and civil rights and civil liberties.