#0740 MW  9:35-11:00 a.m. -- M in B 13; W in B 1                                               William Loiterman, Ph.D.

    #0744 MW  11:10-12:35 p.m. -- M in B 13; W in B 1                                             Political Science 1 (3 units) UC:CSU

    #0745 TTh  11:10-12:35 p.m. -- Tu & Th in B 13;                                                   SPRING, 2007, COURSE OUTLINE

    #0770 TTh  12:45-2:10 p.m -- Tu & Th in B 13;                                                      #3538 Th 3:25-6:45 p.m. in Bungalow 13

 

  TEXTBOOKS AND MATERIALS TO PURCHASE IN LAHC BOOKSTORE (PLUS PASSWORDS)

    *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 $38.20 in LAHC Bookstore). Amer. Government Resources

    *REQUIRED  Carney, Jack, Changing California, 12th edition, South Gate:  Consensus Pub., 2007 [1-879861-24-0] (new $9.00 in LAHC Bookstore)

      REQUIRED One small blank untorn “blue book” to be written in only during the class hour.

      REQUIRED One 200 Question Scantron score sheet, #884-ES (#1-100, #101-200, total of 200 questions).

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

 

        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.

10  Quizzes A-L       250 pts.

0    Quizzes Carney      0 pts.

0    Scantrons FP/ LB    0 pts.

1    Chapter 13            50 pts.

TOTAL POSSIBLE  400 pts.

  1  Final exam          100 pts.

12  Quizzes A-L      300 pts.

  0  Quizzes Carney     0 pts.

  0  Scantrons FP/ LB   0 pts.

  0  Chapter 13             0 pts.

TOTAL POSSIBLE 400 pts.

  1  Final exam             100 pts.

12  Quizzes A-L         300 pts.

  0  Quizzes Carney        0 pts.

  0  Scantrons FP/ LB      0 pts.

  0  Chapter 13                0 pts.

TOTAL POSSIBLE    400 pts.

1    Final exam              100 pts.

8    Quizzes A-L          200 pts.

2    Quizzes Carney       50 pts.

1    Scantron FP/ LB      50 pts.

0    Chapter 13                 0 pts.

TOTAL POSSIBLE    400 pts.

100  Final exam           

200  Quizzes A-L     

  50  Quizzes Carney

  50  Scantron            

    0  Chapter 13         

400  PTS. POSSIBLE

 

*Note A:  To receive an A in class you MUST count your score                       **Note CScantrons LB and FP and Carney quizzes count ONLY toward a C in class.

  on the online Chapter 13 quiz completed by Wednesday, Nov. 22                       Calculating your score with even one Scantron score or Carney quiz 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 (or GC 201):  Mon 1-2:30, TTh 2:30-3:25 - Th 6:30–8:00.  Messages, please use email to <loiterwl @lahc.edu>

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

 EXTRA CREDIT:  none is given, but attendance at an out of class political event may replace a 25 point score toward a C, maximum, in the class.

 ABSENCES:  students are responsible for dropping classes by Thursday, March 1 (no W) or Thursday, May 3 (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 March 1, 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, May 3, may result in exclusion from the class.

 

 SCHEDULE OF 25 POINT QUIZZES —CARNEY AND “A” THROUGH “L” (ELEVEN ARE REQUIRED) / 50 POINT EXAMS / REQUIRED FINAL

Carney Pages and class

Stud. LearningOutcomes

Quiz/Exam

Date

Quizzes Pts./Ltr.

«SB» 25 Question Online Quizzes /

50 Question Exam plus Scantrons

OBJECTIVES

Chap. SLO’s / Outlines

838 chart + # 1-54

Wed 2/7, Th 2/8

     ----

 FIRST WEEK Levels and  Branches (SB pp. 5-6 +34#3)

Practice #1 /Practice #2

Carn ch.10 + 55-57 + level

Wed 2/14, Th 2/15

25-Carney ch. 10 bbk

Carney, ch. 10, Local Gov.+ pp. 55-57 / Prop. 13

CA.Counties / L A. Cities

Carney 37-44, chap. 4 (answers) CA elect map

Mon 2/26, Th 2/22

25-Carney

ch. 4 & 6

Carney, ch. 4, CA demog groups, pp. 37-44, 47+ans AND Carney, ch. 6, Part, pp. 62-63 + answers

South Bay. Calendar

Small-city council exercise

Carn, top of 44, 64; 65 end,

chapters. 4, 6, 7

Mon 2/26, Th 2/22

    25-A

8---Elections (party loyalty) (outline 8) (fill in) (PR) (yellow elections) (footnote #1—Jefferson’s party)

2004 / 2000 election

Chart 809 / 809 EZ

Carn 62-63, chap 6 + 50-51

Carn 41, 43,  chap 4 + 67

Mon 2/26, Th 3/1

    25-B

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

(minor party study guide) (party quotes) (Jeff) (symbols)

Washington/Lincoln

2004 / 2000 election

Carney 58-59 and 66

Mon 3/5, Th 3/8

    25-C

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

A-Z list/ topics list

Carn 37-44 / 50-51,62-63

Mon 3/12, Th 3/15

    25-D

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

Demographic groups

Carney 26-31, chap 3 + 81

Mon 3/19, Th 3/22

                  

    25 E

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

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

Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka, KA

Carney , ch 9 + 62 top, elections, ch 6  

Mon 3/26, 3/29

    25 F

 

 

12---Judiciary (cases s.g.) (notes)  (court defs.)

(CA courts) (us courts) (triangles s.g) (juries)

(green 1) (green 2) (tan ) (understand) (court quotes)

Marbury study guide   (Marbury v. Madison)  

Marburg v. Madison

William Marburg

John Marshall

James Madison

Carn, 83-91 +  44-46, 54, 62

Mon 4/9, Th 4/12

   25-G

9—Congress (cartoons) (Q & A)(gray cong) (out10)

(bill to law process)

Carn 73-82, 89ch 8+20,54-5

Mon 4/16, Th 4/19

   25-H

10—Pres. /Gov. / outline 10 (presoutline) (preslist)

PresPhotos./823(Q& A)

Carn  ch 8+20, 28-29, 47,54

Mon 4/23, Th 4/26

   25 -I

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

executive branch

(Medi-Cal = Medicaid)

Carney p. 5 map, and

Carney pp. 37-40 in chap. 4

Mon 4/30, Th 5/3

Mon 4/30, Th 5/3

 25 points

 25-points

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

**ONLY FOR A C FOREIGN POLICY WWI, WWII, U.N.Perm 5, Cold War  Mideast, Asia, Vietnam

bureaucracy

Presidents & F.P.

Democracy Outline

Carney map on p.5, chap 1

Carney end of 38 and 39

Mon 5/7, Th 5/10

   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 Amer map

Carn ch. 2 / 20-25 / Junteenth

Mon 5/14, Th 5/17

   25-K

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

(dates to memorize) (“revolution”)

Washington

Lincoln

Four Documents

Carn above + 55n , 46, 66-68

Mon 5/21, Th 5/24

   25-L

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

Democracy Outline

Dem by Petition quiz/carne 46

Dem. by Petition quiz answers

Tuesday May 29 -

Monday June 4

Final XY

Final Fein

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

SCANTRON Feinberg & Durr exam, esp 2,3

DatesHarman s.g.

Democracy Outline

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Carn chap. 2, pp. -20-21

T.B.arranged

TBarranged

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

Washington/Lincoln

 

 

 

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