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Spring 2024
Feb 20, 2024
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POLS 2100 - State and Local Government
This course provides a survey of the organization, processes, powers, and responsibilities of state and local government in the United States, with special reference to Ohio. Topics include national-state and state-local relations, state constitutions and municipal charters, political participation, parties and special interests, and the basic institutions of government comprising the legislative, executive, and judicial branches. The course also considers various types of local governments and the problems of metropolitan government. Policy issues examined include education, welfare, and law enforcement policy, as well as budgeting and finance at the state and local levels. Students must conduct a field assignment in their communities.
3.000 Credit hours
3.000 Lecture hours
0.000 Lab hours
0.000 Other hours

Levels: Credit
Schedule Types: Independent Study, Lecture, Online, Telecourse, Teleweb

Social Sciences Division
Macro SS ECON GEOG HIST POLS Department

Course Attributes:
Ohio Transfer 36 Course, Transfer Assurance Guide Crse

Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Levels:     
      Credit

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