Nov 29, 2023  
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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POSC 230 - State and Local Government

Examination of the government structures and politics of federal, states, urban regions, and suburbs. Inter-jurisdictional agreement and conflict occurring because of overgrowth or development of these regions.

Credits: (5)

Learner Outcomes:
Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Understanding of the unique responsibilities and interrelationships between local and state governments to one another.
  • Choose the proper components of governments for each of the different levels of government.
  • Explain the functioning and responsibilities of each level of government to their respective constituencies.
  • Identify cases where government officials failed to perform their duties appropriately.
  • Provide examples where failure to coordinate across governmental organizations and describe how to prevent problems in the future.

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