Students will examine American constitutional foundations and democratic values, explore the role of public opinion and the character of the political process, and understand the role of the media and interest groups in policy-making. Students will gain an understanding of how the major branches of the federal government work, and improve skills in evaluating and analyzing current public policy issues. Students who successfully complete the course will be certified as having met the state requirement relating to the passage of a test on the Illinois and national constitutions.
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