This is a one-semester introductory college course in United States government and politics, or in comparative government and politics. In both subject areas there is considerable variety among the courses offered by colleges. In terms of content, there is no specific college course curriculum that an AP course in United States Government and Politics or in Comparative Government and Politics must follow. Therefore, the aim of an AP course should be to provide the student with a learning experience equivalent to that obtained in most college introductory U.S. or comparative government and politics courses.
Course # 12400
Course Term: Semester
Grade Levels: 12
Graduation Credit: Social Science
CSU/UC: History(a) Electives(g)