#0738 MW  9:35-11:00 a.m. in  B13                                                     Proquest                                                                              William Loiterman, Ph.D.

    #0739 MW  11:10-12:35 p.m. in B13                                                Savethis.com                                                                               Political Science 1 (3 units) UC:CSU

    #0741 TTh  11:10-12:35 p.m. in B13                       sites.google.com/site/politicalscience001                                                           FALL, 2008, COURSE OUTLINE

    #0745 TTh  12:45-2:10 p.m. in B13                                             Electoral College Map                                                                #3538 Th 3:25-6:45 p.m. in Bungalow 13

 

Daily tasks | Issues | Concepts | Dates to memorize | Online resources, maps for the class |Other class materials | Play/Explore

                                                           

  TEXTBOOKS AND MATERIALS TO PURCHASE IN LAHC BOOKSTORE (PLUS OTHER CLASS MATERIALS)

    *REQUIRED “SB”  Schmidt, Steffen, Mack Shelley, Barbara Bardes, American Government & Politics Today: 2006-2007 brief 4th,Thomson Advantage

      edition, Belmont, CA: Thomson/Wadsworth 2007, [ISBN 0-495-13069-9] (new $38.80, used $29.10 at LAHC). Amer Gov’t Resources/HN SourceNet

    *REQUIRED  Carney, Jack, Changing California, 13th edition, 2nd printing South Gate:  Consensus Pub., 2008 [1-879861-26-7] $9.00, LAHC Bookstore

      REQUIRED  One large blank untorn “blue book” to be written in during the class hour. (More paper materials will be assigned during the semester.)

      REQUIRED PASSWORDS:  for current L. A. Times articles, sign up.  For free off-campus use of Proquest L.A. Times database, use LAHC login.

 

        93% A 370-400*

         (23-25) (46-50)

         80% B 320-369

         (20-22) (40-45)

        70% C+ 280-319

          (18-19) (35-40)

        70% C- 280-319 **

          (18-19) (35-40)

  50% D 200 **

 (13-17) (25-34)

1    Final exam           100 pts.

8    Quizzes A-L       200 pts.

2    Blue books            75 pts.

1    Carney ch. 10        25 pts.

1    Chapter 13            25 pts.

TOTAL POSSIBLE  400 pts.

  1  Final exam            100 pts.

10  Quizzes A-L        250 pts.

  1  Blue book              25 pts.

  1  Carney ch. 10        25 pts.

  0  Chapter 13              0 pts.

TOTAL POSSIBLE 400 pts.

  1  Final exam              100 pts.

10  Quizzes A-L          250 pts.

  1  Blue book                25 pts.

  1  Carney ch. 10          25 pts.

  0  Chapter 13                0 pts.

TOTAL POSSIBLE   400 pts.

1    Final exam                  100 pts.

10  Quizzes A-L              250 pts.

1    Blue book                     25 pts

1    Carney ch. 4, 5             25 pts.

0    Chapter 13                     0 pts.

TOTAL POSSIBLE        400 pts.

100 Final exam           

250  Quizzes A-L     

 25  Blue  book                      25  Carney  ch. 4, 5   

 0  Chapter 13         

400  PTS. POSS.

 

*Note A:  To receive an A in class you MUST count your score      **Note C:  The online“Carney” ch. 4 & 6 quiz/FP Scantron count ONLY toward a C in class.

on two blue books and the 50 question Chapter 13  quiz.                                      Calculating your score with the “Carney” quiz and/or FP Scantron limits you to a C.

 

 MESSAGES:  assignments are given below, but please use e-mail <loiterwl @lahc.edu>, instead of telephone messages, if ever necessary.

 OFFICE HOURS IN BUNGALOW 13:  Mon 2:30-4:30, TTh 2:30-3:25 - Th 6:45–8:50 pm. Elluminate. Messages, please use email to <loiterwl @lahc.edu>

 MAKE-UP QUIZZES:  all students must take at least eleven 25 point online quizzes. Most students will want to take all twelve online quizzes, A-L.

 EXTRA CREDIT:  none is given, but a 5 part blue book journal written in class on a political event or other topics may replace a 25 point score in the class.

 ABSENCES:  students are responsible for dropping classes by Thursday, Sept. 25 (without a W) Thursday, November 20 (with a W).  Please be careful!

        One class hour of absence on or before the last day to drop a class without a W, Thursday, September 25, may result in exclusion from the class.

        Two class hours of absence on or before the last day to drop a class with a W, Thursday, November 20, may result in exclusion from the class.

  SCHEDULE OF 25 POINT QUIZZES —CARNEY AND “A” THROUGH “L” (11 + 1 BLBK ARE REQUIRED) / REQUIRED FINAL EXAM

Carney Pages and class

Stud. LearningOutcomes

Quiz/Exam

Date

Quizzes Pts./Letter

«SB» 25 Question Online Quizzes

and Blue Book written in class

OBJECTIVES

CH. SLO’s/Outlines

See shaded Carney pages to the right for the Carney quiz on pages in Carney chapters 4 and 6 for a grade of no higher than a C in the course.

Tu 9/2, Wed 9/3

through              Wed 9/10, Th 9/11

25-blue book

25-Carney,  ch. 10

25-Carney

ch 4 AND 6

Parties, dates, branches = separation of powers

levels = federalism Carney, chapter 10, Local Gov’t.

party loyalty 1/2/3 | page 838, questions 1-60

Carney, ch.4, CA demog. & party groups, pp. 31-38

AND Carney, ch. 6, party, pp. 47-52,

California Counties

Los Angeles Cities

South Bay Calendar

CA election map

Carney, center of 35, 48 and 49 top in chapters 4 and 6

Wed 9/17, Th 9/18

     25-A

 

8---Elections  (party loyalty) (fill in) (PR) (yellow) (color charts)(lat state election results)(cnn map/polls)

2004/2000 elect/

Pres Selection print copy

(Carney pp, 31-38, chap. 4 and Carney pp. 47, 50,  in chap. 6)

Wed 9/24 Th 9/25

    25-B

7---Political Parties (party loyalty 1/2/3) (gitl party)

(minor party s.g.) (cp chart)(party g notes) (Jeff)(D/R)

Washington/Lincoln

2004 / 2000 election

Carney all of p. 45 in chap. 6

Wed 10/1, Th 10/2

    25-C

7---Interest Groups) (ig/pg s.g.)(an)(ross outl)(g out)

A-Z list/ topics list

(Carney 31-38 and 47, 50)

Wed 10/8, Th 10/9

    25-D

6---Public Opinion (3/2/1/)party loyalty (fill-in)

Demographic groups

Carney 27-30, esp. 29 ch 3 +

end of 52 and 59 on affirm act.

Wed 10/15, Th 10/16

    25 E

4 and 5---Rights & Liberties (notes 4 & 13)

(court s.g.) (cases sg) (court defs) (juries) (g. notes)

Brown v. Board of Education, Topeka,KA

Carney pp.  69-76, chap 9 +

p. 47 #1 top and p. 49 top on judicial elections, chap 6  

Wed 10/22, Th 10/23

    25 F

 

 

12---Judiciary  (triangles s.g) (cases s.g.) (notes)

(CA courts) (us courts) (juries) (court definitions)

(green 1) (green 2) (tan ) (understand) (green. notes)

(Marbury study guide) (Marbury v. Madison)  

Marburg v. Madison

William Marbury

John Marshall

James Madison

Carney 61-67   plus  pp. 36f; 43 on budget; 47, Dem. major.

Wed 10/29, Th 10/30

   25-G

9—Congress (cartoons) (Q & A)(gray cong) (g notes)

Legislators—Congress, state outline

(bill to law process)

Practice #1/Practice #2

Carney 54-58 top, 60 list in chapter 7 + p. 67 end on veto

Wed 11/5, Th 11/06

   25-H

10—Pres. /Gov. / outline 10 (presoutl)(preslist)(case)

Pres Photos (823 fp)

Impeachment Q&A

Carney 58-59, ch 7+ 29 & 43

Wed 11/12,Th 11/13

   25 -I

11—Bureaucracy (practice 11) (b. list 1)  (b. list 2)

executive branch

(Medi-Cal in California = Medicaid in all other states)

 

Wed 11/19, Th 11/20

Wed11/19 , Th 11/20

 25 points

 25-points

REQ. FOR A:  Chapter 13---Dom. Pol. (outl. 13) 

** FOR “C” ONLY-FOREIGN POLICY WWI,WWII, U.N. Permanent 5, Cold War  Mideast, Asia, Vietnam

bureaucracy

Presidents& for. Policy

Democracy Outline

Carney pp. 3-5 incl. map, in chapter 1 and 33, 35 in ch. 4

!!Tu 11/25, W 11/26

   25-J

 

14---Foreign Policy (pres. photos) (cold war)

(ch.15 glossary) (foreign policy lecture notes )

(foreign policy green notes)(fp notes) (rednotes)

World maps/ Countrywatch

contain s.g. / answers

Confed. States America map

Carney 24 top,ch. 2/ Junteenth

Wed 12/3, Th 12/4

   25-K

2---Constitution (five documents) (doc sg) (Jefferson footnote) (Hanson) (Madison docs) (angels) (dates)

Washington/revolution

Lincoln/CWmap/4 doc

Carney23, 24,36, 40-42, 50-51

Wed 12/10, Th 12/11

   25-L

3 & 1 (pp. 15-16) Federalism  (dem by petition sg)

Democracy Outline

Dem by Petit’n quiz/carn 50-1

Dem. by Petition quiz answers

Monday, Dec. 15 thru Th., Dec. 18

Final XY

Final Fein

FINAL EXAM X & Y esp. ch. 1 (p.15-16) esp  2,3

SCANTRON Feinberg & Durr exam, especially  2,3

Dates/Harman sg/4doc

Democracy Outline

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Carn chap. 2, pp. -20-21

To be arranged

To be arranged

U.S. Constitution / choose / search  / 123/ 4/ 5/ all

Washington/Lincoln

 

(Additional pages in SB:

   34 #3, #5 and pages 3-7)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

S. B. Political Calendar/ BOOKMARKS /AD/SD/CD/ CA Sec. State / LAVote Net / District Maps / Glossary /

MY ZIP/ MY DISTRICTS / CA Bills/ U.S. STATES / BELIEFNET/WORLD MAPS / DICTIONARY / GLOSSARY / U.S. history / la times / pub agenda/ CA recall / CA Parties / Color Money / Rock Vote/ Politics 1 / One / 45th A.D. map / AUM / Cal Voter / VOTE-SMART / Smartvoter / Bensguide / ATLAS / TERMS / ETUDES/ Volunteer/

UFW / pesticides / health / stamp / hoe / Chavez tour / Chavez org / Chavez 1 / Chavez 2 / Chavez 3

LA TIMES PROQUEST SEARCH / WIKIPEDIA / NOVEMBER 7, 2006 CA ELECTIONS--AROUND THE CAPITOL /

 “NATIONAL CENTER” FOR THE PRESERVATION OF DEMOCRACY/ JAPANESE-AMERICAN NAT’L MUSEUM /

LAPL Aloud /Zocalo /501 Immigration Links

 

201.http://college.hmco.com/polisci/resources/us_map/students/index.html

202:http://www.factmonster.com/atlas/unitedstates.html

203 http://www.Congress.org/

204 http://www.smartvoter.org/

205 http://www.lavote.net/VOTER/PDFS/SCHEDULED_ELECTIONS_2007.pdf

206 http://notebook.lausd.net/portal/page?_pageid=33,123342&_dad=ptl&_schema=PTL_EP

207 http://www.march2007.info/

      #1 Scott-Hayes/Mato

      #3 Field/Essavi

      #5 Mercer/Rives

      #7 Furutani/Gurule

208 http://cityclerk.lacity.org/election/index.htm

209 http://cityclerk.lacity.org/election/pollworker_recruitment_brochure.pdf          Maria Esquivel, fax (213) 978-0376

                                                                                                                                                                            phone (213) 978-0363

210 http://lacityneighborhoods.com/nc_database.htm  

211 http://lacityneighborhoods.com/Maps/LA%20City%20NCs%20Map%20&%20Legend.pdf

212 http://lacityneighborhoods.com/Maps/Planning%20Area%20Harbor.pdf

213 http://parc3.lacity.org/done/nc/maps.cfm?ncid=94&nc=NORTHWEST%20SAN%20PEDRO%20NEIGHBORHOOD%20COUNCIL

214 http://www.advanceproj.com/

215 http://www.lacity.org/

http://lacounty.info/map.pdf

http://www.carcd.org/wisp/countymap.htm

http://polscience.tripod.com/carney103.htm   practice #2

http://polscience.tripod.com/notesu10fq1922.htm practice #1

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

POLITICAL SCIENCE 185

 

Begin by reading and understanding any one of these two sources:

 

“Learn about the United States:  Quick Civics Lessons”

19 page booklet from U.S. Citizenship and immigration services

Available online by clicking the title (Also flashcards)

 

National Government by Barbara Feinberg available

Los Angeles CITY Public Library (free library card for everyone in the world)

L. A. COUNTY Public Library (free library card for everyone in L. A. County)

through Amazon.com for the cost of shipping

in the Harbor College library for library use or $12.00/day

 

Also know the 50 states by using these sites

 

U.S. states named

 

U.S map quiz

 

Interactive us map

 

Weekly assignments will follow including Learning Express Library  and PLATO exercises