Adult High School Political Science (HSPS)

High School Courses

HSPS 020 Survey of U.S. Government (5 Units)

Same as: HSPS NC020

Hours: 72 (72 lecture)

This survey course of United States Government covers the core areas of U.S. Democracy and Politics and contextualizes them in terms of current events. Students also receive instruction on college readiness skills, including pre-reading and note-taking strategies. Competency in the subject matter is evaluated throughout the course with chapter tests and a final exam. Course restricted to 98 repetitions

Transfer Information: AHS- US Government

HSPS NC020 Survey of U.S. Government (1-5 Units)

Same as: HSPS 020

Hours: 100 (100 lecture)

Adult High School survey course on the United States government. Topics include types of governments, foundations and principles of the U.S. Constitution, civil rights and responsibilities, structures and processes of the U.S. government, and factors that shape domestic and foreign policy. The course also emphasizes development of critical thinking and writing skills. Course restricted to 98 repetitions

Transfer Information: AHS- US Government

HSPS NC030 American Government and Civics (1-5 Units)

Hours: 100 (100 lecture)

Adult High School course on US government and the rights and responsibilities of citizens, with an emphasis on discussion and analysis of current events. Course restricted to 98 repetitions

Transfer Information: AHS- US Government