The American Government course focuses on the rights and responsibilities of U.S. citizenship, processes of the government and related issues. The course also focuses on the basic principles of economics, including how these principles affect United States contemporary international issues. Accordingly, a fundamental goal of the course is to develop students’ critical thinking and problem solving skills, helping them become global citizens.
Upon completion of this course, students will:
Note: This course is not designed for ELL (English Language Learners) students. ELL students may enroll in this course ONLY if they have adequate mentor support at their home school and are able to fulfill all course requirements.
Section 1 – Civics
Section 2 – Economics
Section 3 – Geography
Section 4 – History
Section 5 - Social Studies
Section 6 - How Our Democracy Works