The Constitution and American Democracy
Session
Six Week - First
Class Number
2842
Career
Undergraduate
Units
3 units
Grading
Description
This course examines the governing structures established by the Constitution with an emphasis on circumstances leading to the 1787 Constitutional Convention, the logic underlying the basic structure of the document, and how these structures affect the operation of American politics today. Students will consider the degree to which the Constitution supports modern norms of democracy. This is not a course in constitutional law. Recommended Preparation: POLI 100.
Class Attributes
Social Sciences (GEP)
Social Sciences (GFR)
Notes
This is a fully online asynchronous course. It requires reliable internet access and computer literacy; and the ability to self-manage independent learning assignments according to deadlines. In place of classroom activities, online work may include independent mastery assignments, discussion boards, videos with quizzes, writing assignments, and other active learning experiences. Students are responsible for completing these online learning experiences by the specified deadlines and in accordance with instructor requirements.
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Class Details
Instructor(s)
William Blake
Meets
TBA
Dates
06/01/2021 - 07/09/2021
Room
WEB
Instruction Mode
Online
Campus
Main Campus
Location
Univ of MD, Baltimore County
Components
Lecture Required
Class Availability
Status
Open
Seats Taken
13
Seats Open
7
Class Capacity
20
Wait List Total
0
Wait List Capacity
5