College Prep, Grade 12, Semester-long
This course is required for high school graduation. This course includes an analysis of national, state, and local governmental structures. This is a study to inform students on how our government operates its duties and responsibilities at all levels, and the part ‘we the people’ play in its operation. Areas covered include formation of our government, problems encountered and resolved, civil liberties, civil rights, the presidency, congress, courts, state and local government. Emphasis is also placed on current American problems.