American Government & Politics - GOV101

Criminal Justice

Northern Essex Community College

Credits: 3

Subject Area(s): Political Science, Interdisciplinary/General Studies

Credential(s): Associate's Degree, Certificates


This course is a survey of the structure and operations of the federal government as well as state governments. It will consider the relationship of the three branches of the federal government to each other and to state governments. US and state constitutions and their interpretations will be discussed. Emphasis will be given to American political traditions, parties, processes and a range of governmental policies.

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American Government & Politics Online Offerings

Course Section Time Instructor Format Start Date End Date
O1A - Slaner, Stephen100% Online2021-01-202021-05-10
O3A - Slaner, Stephen100% Online2021-01-202021-05-10

American Government & Politics Associated Programs

Program ID Name Subject Area(s) Percent Online
0200Criminal JusticeBuilding Materials, Criminal Justice80
0262Community Support Human Services Practioner CertificateHealth, Medical80
0270Criminal Justice: Private & Public SafetyBuilding Materials80
0255Human ServicesHuman Services80
0149Liberal Arts: Journalism/Communication OptionInterdisciplinary/General Studies80

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