American Government(45.0570) or AP American Government/Politics (45.0520)

When is this class offered?    Look for this course Spring 2020

Teacher: Paula Horne
prhorne1@bellsouth.net

THIS COURSE REQUIRES A MINIMUM OF 4 STUDENTS!

COURSE DESCRIPTION

This one semester course explores the political theory and everyday practice that direct the daily operation of our government and shape our public policies.  The objective of this course is to provide a clear idea of how our government operates.   Students will develop an understanding of the strengths and weaknesses of the American political system, as well as their rights and responsibilities as citizen.  We will also explore and compare the American form of government with other governments around the world.  This course is designed to satisfy the Georgia state graduation requirement of American Government/Civics.

 TEXTBOOK

Magruder’s American Government, 2007, Prentice Hall, ISBN #0-13-181890-2
Check with teacher for a copy or order used at Amazon.com

COSTS

  • Tuition**
    $60 per month – 5 months
  • Materials Fee**$50 for the semester (non-refundable) due at Registration

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

This is a one-semester high school course.

** In addition to course costs, AN ADMINISTRATIVE FEE is due FOR EACH STUDENT on the first day of EACH SEMESTER.  See COSTS PAGE for further information.