American Government - Basic
Course Number:   CCH3244

Course Overview
FormatContent What's This?
StructureComplete What's This?
InstitutionFOUNDERS Education
SubjectSocial Studies Core
Education LevelHigh School
Credit Equivalent 1/2
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Course Description
This course is designed to provide a basic understanding of fundamental concepts and their applications while reinforcing and developing skills essential for continued success as lifelong learners. This course guides students through a series of lessons that focus on the American system of government. An emphasis is placed on the origin of government, the English Bill of Rights, the founding of the original thirteen colonies, the Proclamation of 1763, the First Continental Congress, the Articles of Confederation, the origin and principles of the Constitution, the Bill of Rights, executive, legislative, and judicial powers, the U.S. Senate, impeachment, how a bill becomes a law, the U.S. House of Representatives, the President, the Presidential Cabinet, and elections. The course will highlight examples within America’s history where the government of the United States has evolved into the modern system that exists today, while holding onto the principles of the Founding Fathers.

Delivery Method
  • Internet
  • Real-Time Web-Based Teacher Access

Course Materials
Course materials available online or at your local library.

Content : This is an off-the-shelf, complete online course enabling teachers at the school to teach web-based courses.

Complete : This is the complete version of the virtual course.

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