AP Government

AP Government

AP Government is a 1 semester course
Students will not have Dr. Roy for AP Economics
This course is intended to prepare students for the AP Exam
AP Exam is Thursday May 6th 8am

AP United States Government and Politics Course Overview

AP U.S. Government and Politics provides a college-level, nonpartisan introduction to key political concepts, ideas, institutions, policies, interactions, roles, and behaviors that characterize the constitutional system and political culture of the United States. Students study U.S. foundational documents, Supreme Court decisions, and other texts and visuals to gain an understanding of the relationships and interactions among political institutions, processes, and behavior. This course is intended to prepare students to take the AP United States Government & Politics Test and will require a substantial amount of test preparation.


RECOMMENDED PREREQUISITES
Recommendation from 10th grade US History teacher.  Proof of high level academic success in other courses. The ability to perform well on assessments.

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