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Political Science 1301-161 American Government Fall 2011 Prof. Timothy Nokken Tu & Th 8:00 – 9:20 Biology Lecture Hall
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Available electronically in its entirety at Blackboard http://www.blackboard.ttu.edu This is an important URL. I will post Lecture slides Review sheets Articles Announcements Quizzes
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Course Description Multiple Goals for Political Science 1301 Important Purpose #1 – The State Legislature Required course for all state university students Important Purpose #2 – Academic Broad Goals of the Course Produce good citizens Impart Factual Knowledge about American & Texas Government
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Learning Objectives Describe functions of the 3 branches of US government Describe role of US Constitution in our political system Describe major factors affecting political participation in US Describe role of political parties & interest groups in US political system Describe impact of Texas Constitution on politics
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Textbooks The American Politics Today, By William Bianco and David Canon. 2nd Ed. Core Edition (paperback) Also available as an ‘ebook’ from the publisher Book website is helpful http://www.wwnorton.com/college/polisci/ampol/ Readings in American Politics, by Dennis Patterson Texas Politics Multimedia Textbook: http://texaspolitics.laits.utexas.edu
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