AP Government and Politics - US (Will count as Government Credit - Required for Graduation)
AP Government and Politics- US is an accelerated and demanding introduction to the theory, organization, functions and government structures of the U. S. political system. Emphasis will be placed on the national level of politics and major linkages with state and local governments, with particular emphasis on Missouri.
Students enrolled in this course will be required to take the U.S. and Missouri Constitution exams. This course is designed to meet three mandated graduation requirements. Successful completion of a national examination could result in college credit or advanced placement at the college level.