Graduation Requirement; Meets CSU/UC “A” RequirementPrerequisite: None.Grade: 12 (1 Semester)5 CreditsDESCRIPTION: American Government, the culminating course in the Social Science Department, should prepare an intelligent and informed voter at age 18. The course is designed to build upon and perfect the analytical skills and social science concepts. Students will participate in a variety of experiences which will help identify and clarify values and conflicts regarding public policy. Topics of study include civil rights and responsibility; foundations of American government; decision making at the federal, state, and local governmental level; and analysis of voting behaviors.
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