GOVT2305: AMERICAN NATIONAL GOVERNMENT



Instructor

Richard Huckaby


Instructor Email

rhuckaby@nctc.edu


Instructor Phone

(940) 498-6204

 

Course Description

A survey of the political system of the United States including: the United States Constitution, the three branches of government, political theory, political parties, interest groups and the media. This course is required for graduation and teacher certification.

 

 

Course Requirements



Prerequisite(s)

None

 

Textbook

American Government, Election ed. Kenneth Dautrich & David Yalof. Wadsworth Cengage Learning.
ISBN-13: 9780534766450

 

Technology

Access to the Internet and ability to send and receive email is essential to course participation. Software capable of processing documents, like Microsoft Word, is required, as well as Microsoft Excel for working with spreadsheet data. The exchange of documents between student to instructor, instructor to student and student to student is an integral part of the conduct in an online course. Online course material is often in portable document format (PDF). Adobe Acrobat Reader is required to open PDF content. If you do not have an Adobe Reader installed on your computer, click here to download a free viewer. Online lectures and other instructional materials are often in Power Point (PPT) format. If you do not have Microsoft Power Point you will be unable to open PPT content. Click here to download a free Power Point viewer.

 

 

Additional Resources



Sample Syllabus 1 (PDF)

Sample Syllabus 2 (PDF)

Sample Syllabus 3 (PDF)