GOVT2306: AMERICAN STATE AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT
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.
Tannahill. Texas Government: Policy and Politics, 11th ed. Pearson and Longman.
Sample Syllabus (PDF)