AP U.S. Government & Politics
This college-level course provides a non-partisan introduction to political concepts, institutions, policies, and behaviors that characterize the civic culture of the United States. Through studying our founding documents and Supreme Court decisions, you will better understand our unique nation. The content covered in this course will help prepare students for the AP exam.
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It all fits in these 5 Big Ideas:
Big Idea #1: Constitutionalism (CON) Big Idea #2: Liberty and Order (LOR)
Big Idea #3: Civic Participation in Representative Democracy (PRD)
Big Idea #4: Completing Policy-Making Interests (PMI) Big Idea #5: Methods of Political Analysis (MPA)