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Introduction to Political Science: Certificate Program

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Refresh your understanding of political science and earn an Introduction to Political Science Certificate in just a few weeks with this fun course. You'll earn a certificate you can use to boost your resume in just a few weeks by watching our video lessons and taking the multiple-choice quizzes.
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22 Chapters in Introduction to Political Science: Certificate Program

22 chapters in Introduction to Political Science: Certificate Program

Ch 1. Basic Terms and Concepts of Political Science {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[21637].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - What is Political Science? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21786].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21786].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Politics: Definition and Source of Governmental Conflict Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20089].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20089].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - The Rules of American Politics: Democracy, Constitutionalism & Capitalism Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20090].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20090].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Political Power: Definition, Types & Sources Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20091].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20091].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Shifting Power From Majority to Only a Few: Factors & Process Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20094].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20094].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Representation in Political Science Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22821].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22821].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - The Difference Between Countries, Nations, States, and Governments Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21788].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21788].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - The Relationship Between Political Culture and Public Opinion Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21789].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21789].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Civil Society and Citizenship Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21790].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21790].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Political Justice and Political Rights Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21791].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21791].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Gross Domestic Product: Definition and Components Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1931].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1931].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Origins of Civil Liberties in the United States: History & Timeline Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15084].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15084].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Freedom of Speech, Press & Assembly: Definition, Importance & Limitations Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15085].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15085].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - What is Freedom of Religion? - Definition, History & Importance Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15086].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15086].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Law and Order: Procedural Rights of the Accused Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15087].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15087].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - The Right to Privacy: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15088].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15088].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - The Right to Bear Arms: History, Pros & Cons Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15089].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15089].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - The Courts and a Free Society: Role in Deciding Civil Liberties Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15090].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15090].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - The Origins of Civil Rights: History & Overview Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[16115].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[16115].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka, Kansas: Definition, Decision & Significance Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[16116].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[16116].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - The Civil Rights of Other Minorities: Issues & Actions Taken Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[16117].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[16117].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - The Civil Rights of Women: Timeline, Leaders & Ongoing Issues Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[16118].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[16118].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - The Civil Rights of Americans with Disabilities: Judicial & Legislative Victories Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[16119].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[16119].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Equal Protection Under The Fourteenth Amendment: Definition & Summary Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[16120].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[16120].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Approaches to Political Theory: Normative and Empirical Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[23218].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[23218].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - What Is a Political Ideology? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[23219].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[23219].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Liberalism: History, Ideology, and Influence Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[23220].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[23220].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Conservatism: History, Ideology, and Influence Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[23221].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[23221].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Libertarianism: History and Philosophy Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[23222].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[23222].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Communism vs. Socialism: Similarities & Differences Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[23223].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[23223].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Anarchism: History and Philosophy Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[23224].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[23224].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Fascism: History, Ideology, and Influence Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[23225].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[23225].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Feminism: History, Ideology, and Impact in Politics Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[23226].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[23226].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Presidential System of Government: Roles of the President Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21851].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21851].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Nominating a Presidential Candidate: The Process & Its Strengths & Weaknesses Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18479].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18479].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Primary Election Versus General Election: Definition & Differences Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18480].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18480].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - The Electoral College: Definition & Process Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18481].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18481].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Campaign Finance: Sources, Regulations & Reform Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18562].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18562].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Factors that Influence Voters During Presidential Elections Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18482].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18482].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - The Evolution of the Contemporary Presidential Election Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18483].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18483].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Staffing the Executive Office: Presidential Appointees & the Appointing Process Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18484].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18484].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Presidential Decision Making: How National & Partisan Constituencies Shape Decisions Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18485].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18485].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Presidential Powers: Major Types & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18486].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18486].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - The Roles & Powers of the Prime Minister & the Cabinet Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21934].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21934].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - What is Congress? - Definition, Powers & Structure Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17661].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17661].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - The Electoral Evolution of the Congress: History & Timeline Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17662].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17662].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Reapportionment & Redistricting for Congressional Constituencies: Definition & Process Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17663].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17663].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Party Nomination to Congress: Process to Become a Candidate Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17728].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17728].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - National Forces that Influence Congressional Elections Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17715].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17715].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Presidential vs. Congressional Campaigns: Similarities & Differences Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17716].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17716].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - What Factors Influence the Outcome of an Election? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21626].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21626].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - The State Court System of the United States: Definition & Structure Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17901].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17901].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - The Power of the Federal Judiciary: Sources & Consequences Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17902].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17902].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - The Federal Court System of the United States: Definition, Structure & Levels Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17903].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17903].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Judicial Decision Making: Steps & Participants Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17904].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17904].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Constitutional Checks & Balances on the Power of the Supreme Court: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17905].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17905].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Original Versus Appellate Jurisdiction: Definition & Differences Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17906].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17906].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - The Selection of Supreme Court Justices and Federal Judges: Process & Tenure Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17907].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17907].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Interest-Group Litigation Strategies: Ways to Influence Policy Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17908].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17908].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - What Is the Bureaucracy? - Role, Structure & Characteristics Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21127].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21127].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - The Problems of Bureaucracy: Contributing Factors Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21128].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21128].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - The History & Impact of Governmental Bureaucracy in the U.S. Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21129].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21129].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - The Presidency, the Cabinet & the Bureaucracy Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21130].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21130].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - The Bureaucracy and Congress: Sources of Power & Influence Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21131].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21131].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Elections & Public Perception: Impact on the Bureaucracy Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21132].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21132].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Bureaucratic Accountability: Definition & Institutions Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21133].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21133].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Political Party: Definition, Function, Organization & Mobilization Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18948].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18948].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - The National Parties: Organization & Structure Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19294].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19294].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - History of Political Parties in the United States (Pre-Civil War) Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18951].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18951].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - History of Political Parties in the United States (Post-Civil War) Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20879].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20879].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Two-Party & Multi-Party Systems: Similarities & Differences Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18952].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18952].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Minor (Third) Parties: Definition, Role & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18953].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18953].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - The Relationship Between Political Parties & Interest Groups Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18954].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18954].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - The Current State of Contemporary United States Political Parties Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18955].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18955].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Electoral and Party Systems: Definition & Role Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18956].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18956].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Ideological Parties: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17834].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17834].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - The Boston Tea Party, Intolerable Acts & First Continental Congress Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1394].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1394].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - What Are Interest Groups in the United States? - History & Types Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21122].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21122].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Public vs. Private Interest Groups Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31567].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31567].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Development & Maintenance of Interest Groups Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21123].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21123].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Strategies & Influence of Interest Groups on American Politics Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21124].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21124].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Pluralist View of Interest Groups on American Politics Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21125].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21125].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Development of the Mass Media & Journalism in the United States: History & Timeline Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20170].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20170].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - American Media Information Sources: Definition & Types Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20171].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20171].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Private vs. State-Controlled Media Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31568].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31568].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Media's Influence on the Public's Political Attitudes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20172].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20172].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Media Bias & Criticism: Definition, Types & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20173].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20173].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - The Role of Media in Elections & Other Government Activities Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20174].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20174].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Rules Governing the Media: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20175].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20175].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - What is American Political Culture? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21523].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21523].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - What is Public Opinion? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21524].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21524].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Frames of Reference: How America Views the Political System Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21526].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21526].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - What is Political Socialization? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21527].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21527].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - The Measurement of Public Opinion Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21525].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21525].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Polling the Attentive Public Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31412].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31412].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Opinion Leaders: Who Are They & Why Do They Matter? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31413].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31413].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Random Sampling vs. Quota Sampling Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31414].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31414].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Bias in Polls & Surveys: Definition, Common Sources & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14571].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14571].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Voting: Costs and Benefits Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21528].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21528].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Political Participation in the United States: Influences & Voter Turnout Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21529].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21529].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 12 - Alternative Forms of Political Participation: Role & Types Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21531].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21531].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 13 - Political Change: Definition, Purpose & Types Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31415].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31415].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Difference Between Laws and Customs Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22288].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22288].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - American Law: History & Origins from English Common Law Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3539].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3539].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Code Law: Characteristics of a Civil Law System Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22289].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22289].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Criminal Law vs. Civil Law: Definitions and Differences Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5029].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5029].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - What Is Constitutional Law? - Definition & Example Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5291].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5291].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Statutory Law: Purpose & Creation Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22290].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22290].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Administrative/Regulatory Law: Definition & Example Cases Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6217].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6217].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Religious Law: Definition & Purpose Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22291].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22291].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Market vs. State-Controlled Economies Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31562].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31562].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Regulatory Policy: Definition, Processes & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20615].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20615].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - How the Government Protects the U.S. Economy Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20616].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20616].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - The Business Cycle: Economic Performance Over Time Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1966].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1966].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - How the Government Promotes Economic Interests Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20618].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20618].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - What is Fiscal Policy? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20619].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20619].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Monetary Policy & The Federal Reserve System Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20620].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20620].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - How the Government Uses Taxes & Subsidies Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31563].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31563].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - A History of U.S. Foreign Policy from the Cold War to post-9/11 Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21164].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21164].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Developing Foreign Policy: The President, Congress & Interest Groups Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21165].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21165].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Foreign Policy Powers of the President & Congress Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21166].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21166].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - The Use & Capabilities of U.S. Military Power Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21167].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21167].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Ideals, Interests & Needs of Protecting the American Public Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21168].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21168].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - The Economics of National Security Policy Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21169].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21169].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Tools of Foreign Policy Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31564].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31564].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - What Is International Relations? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[26328].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[26328].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Globalization & Politics Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[25631].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[25631].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Sovereignty in World Politics Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[25632].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[25632].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Power & Polarity in the International System Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[25633].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[25633].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Imperialism & Colonialism in the International System Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28938].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28938].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Human Rights Treaties, Humanitarian Intervention & Political Mindsets Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[25634].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[25634].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Introduction to Political Science: Certificate Program
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Ch. 1:  Basic Terms and Concepts of Political Science
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Ch. 2:  Civil Liberties
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Ch. 3:  Civil Rights
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Ch. 4:  Political Ideologies and Philosophy
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Ch. 5:  Forms of Government
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Ch. 6:  Presidential Elections & Powers
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Ch. 7:  The Congress: Powers & Elections
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Ch. 8:  The Federal Judicial System
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Ch. 9:  The Federal Bureaucracy in the United States
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Ch. 10:  The History & Role of Political Parties
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Ch. 11:  Interest Groups in Politics
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Ch. 12:  Mass Media and Politics
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Ch. 13:  Political Culture, Public Opinion & Civic Behavior
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Ch. 14:  Comparative Law
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Ch. 15:  Public and Social Policy
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Ch. 16:  Fiscal Policy in Government & the Economy
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Ch. 17:  Foreign Policy, Defense Policy & Government
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Ch. 18:  Concepts of International Relations
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Ch. 19:  International Law in Politics
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Ch. 20:  Global Issues and Politics
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Ch. 21:  International Actors in Political Science
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Ch. 22:  Types of Legislatures in Government
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