Catalogue 2012 - 2013

POSC 322 The U.S. Presidency

Credits

3 cr.

Prerequisite

POSC 102 and junior standing.

Course Description

This course examines the history of the Presidency, but the focus is on the office in its current form. Topics include presidential management of the media and public opinion, decision-making in the White House and the President's interaction with other governmental institutions.