Course Overview

The class will be taught in 8 Units
Units range from one to three weeks depending on the unit 

Unit 1 -- Principals of American Democracy
Unit 2 -- Structure and Functions of Federalism/State and Local
Unit 3 -- Political Parties and Interest Groups 
Unit 4 -- Citizenship
Unit 5 -- The Law and You / Supreme Court
Unit 6 -- Free Markets
Unit 7 -- Trade Interdependence and Globalization
Unit 8 -- Personal Financial Literacy

Then we will have a week of review and a week for Final Exams

This class has a North Carolina State Final Exam that is given by the state and counts 25% of your grade