State and Local Government
|POL 3115||3 Quarter Hours|
|Course Level||CPS - Undergraduate Quarter|
|Description||Covers the powers, politics, political cultures, and the constitutional settings of U.S. state and local governments. â€œAll politics is local,â€ according to Tip Oâ€™Neill, former Speaker of the House of Representatives. Examines the role of legislatures, interest groups, governors, and the courts in developing and implementing policies, as well as how local governments interact with federal and state governments. Focuses on current events.|
PrerequisitesStudents should refer to the Registrar’s Course Catalog for course prerequisite information.
Course SectionsThere are no current sections scheduled for this course. Undergraduate course numbers changed beginning with the Fall 2016 term. Please make sure you are using the current course number.