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U.S. Government

U.S. Government

Social Studies

Students learn the history and current structure of the United States government, and how to be active participants in the U.S. political system. They gain understanding of the underlying philosophies that formed the current system, explore the concept of democracy and individual rights, review landmark court decisions, evaluate and take positions on key issues, and learn to think critically.

Details:
- Available as Honors
- Meets NCAA requirements
- Silver enrollment eligible
Prerequisites: 
Senior standing, or instructor permission; U.S. History recommended
Duration: 
1 Semester