Government Courses

Undergraduate

GOVT 291 American Government

  • Format: Online
  • Credit Hours: 3
  • Open Enrollment
  • Tuition: $600

A survey of the influences, origins, structure, and working of the American government. The aim of the course is to provide the historical and theoretical background to enable students to thoughtfully guide their political choices, practices, and evaluations.

GOVT 479 Advanced Legal Research

  • Format: Online
  • Credit Hours: 3
  • Open Enrollment
  • Tuition: $525

Advanced and specialized approaches to utilize the legal resources available in a law library, and elsewhere, will be examined. The conceptual differences between computer-assisted legal research and hard copy research will be taught. You will also learn how to formulate WESTLAW search queries and effectively and efficiently use WESTLAW and other online legal research methods as timesaving devices in legal research and legal writing. Link to syllabus.