U.S. Government and Politics - PLS 135 at Germanna Community College


         
 
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PLS 135 - U.S. Government and Politics
Teaches the political structure, processes, institutions, and policymaking of the US national government. Focuses on the three branches of government, their interrelationships, and how they shape policy. Addresses federalism; civil liberties and civil rights; political socialization and participation; public opinion, the media; interest groups; political parties; elections; and policymaking. The assignments in the course require college-level reading fluency and coherent communication through written reports. This is a Passport Transfer course.
Lecture 3 hours. Total 3 hours per week.
3 credits

Schedule at Germanna Community College

Class # Section Credits Day Time Start Location Mode
10134 PLS 135-W01 3
       
0:00 a.m.-0:00 a.m.
2021-05-24 Virtual ER
Students who are new to distance learning are encouraged to go to the Is Distance Learning Right for You? webpage and take the self-paced assessment and review the handout How to Be a Successful Online Student. Copy and paste this link in your browser for the distance learning webpage: http://germanna.libguides.com/distance-learning-guide/introduction.
This section makes use of an ACCESS digital resource in place of a textbook at a reduced cost. A required course materials fee will be paid with tuition for this resource. Students must have access to Canvas and to the internet for successful completion. Please find additional information on the ACCESS program on the Germanna.edu website.
This section is taught in Canvas and includes self-paced online assignments. There are no required face to face Zoom sessions or on-campus meetings.
Class # Section Credits Day Time Start Location Mode
24505 PLS 135-F02 3
   W   
11:00 a.m.-1:45 p.m.
2021-10-18 VIRTUAL-Real Time ER
This section makes use of an ACCESS digital resource in place of a textbook at a reduced cost. A required course materials fee will be paid with tuition for this resource. Students must have access to Canvas and to the internet for successful completion. Please find additional information on the ACCESS program on the Germanna.edu website.
This class will meet face to face in an online Zoom session with your instructor and classmates on the specific days and times listed in the class schedule.
24715 PLS 135-W01 3
       
0:00 a.m.-0:00 a.m.
2021-08-23 Virtual ER
This section makes use of an ACCESS digital resource in place of a textbook at a reduced cost. A required course materials fee will be paid with tuition for this resource. Students must have access to Canvas and to the internet for successful completion. Please find additional information on the ACCESS program on the Germanna.edu website.
This section is taught in Canvas and includes self-paced online assignments. There are no required face to face Zoom sessions or on-campus meetings.
23893 PLS 135-W02 3
       
0:00 a.m.-0:00 a.m.
2021-09-14 Virtual ER
This section makes use of an ACCESS digital resource in place of a textbook at a reduced cost. A required course materials fee will be paid with tuition for this resource. Students must have access to Canvas and to the internet for successful completion. Please find additional information on the ACCESS program on the Germanna.edu website.
This section is taught in Canvas and includes self-paced online assignments. There are no required face to face Zoom sessions or on-campus meetings.
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