New POS 221 students please enroll in POS 221: Arizona Constitution and Government (New)

Introduction to the structures and processes of United States politics and government: constitutional framework, branches of government, interest groups, political parties, civil rights and civil liberties.

Surveys the Arizona Constitution, with special attention to operation of state and local government. Requirement for teacher certification. One lecture.
Surveys the U.S. Constitution from its philosophical and historical roots to its modern day structure. It is intended to satisfy Arizona's requirement for teacher certification. One lecture.