GOVT2306: AMERICAN STATE AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT



Instructor

Holly Bell


Instructor Email

hbell@nctc.edu


Instructor Phone

(940) 498-6293

 

Course Description

A survey of the state and local political structures of Texas, including: the geographical and political environment of Texas, the three branches of state government, the federal system, county and municipal governments, special districts, the Texas Constitution and a comparison of Texas' political system with other states. This course is required for graduation and teacher certification.

 

 

Course Requirements



Prerequisite(s)

None

 

Textbook

Tannahill. Texas Government: Policy and Politics, 11th ed. Pearson and Longman. ISBN: 978-0-205-62144-6

 

 

Additional Resources



Sample Syllabus (PDF)