Enhance your understanding of the US Government and its history by taking AP US Government. In this 10-unit course, students will learn about democracy, civil liberties, civil rights, American political culture and beliefs, and how different branches of government interact with each other. This course will prepare students to take the AP U.S. Government and Politics exam.
Course Outline: 
Unit 1: Constitutional Democracy
Unit 2: Balance of Power
Unit 3: Legislative Branch
Unit 4: Executive Branch
Unit 5: Judicial Branch
Cumulative Review 1 (Units 1-5)
Unit 6: Civil Rights and Civil Liberties
Unit 7: American Political Culture and Beliefs
Unit 8: Political Participation
Unit 9: Public Policy and Voter Behavior
Unit 10: The Election Process
Cumulative Review 2 (Units 1-10)