This course provides an overview of Arizona history from its preterritorial days to the present. Participants examine the original intent and current influence of the Arizona Constitution and the constitutional issues impacting Arizona. County government and municipalities, including the organization and funding of schools, are also addressed.
This graduate course is 2 weeks.
Attendance and participation are mandatory in all university courses, and specific requirements may differ by course. If attendance requirements are not met, a student may be removed from the course. Please review the Course Attendance Policy in the Catalog for more information.
This course is not available for enrollment to residents of Alabama, Arkansas, and Kentucky.
Topics and Objectives
Arizona History; Arizona Constitution, Part I
- Describe Arizona’s major geographical features and historical periods.
- Analyze the factors that shaped Arizona’s Constitution.
Arizona Constitution, Part II; Current and Future Arizona
- Explain the functions of Arizona’s legislative, executive, and judicial branches.
- Describe Arizona’s county governments and municipalities.
- Describe challenges Arizona faces in the 21st century.
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