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This AP® U.S. Government and Politics course is a non-partisan introduction to the foundations and systems of United States Government. This course will introduce students to key political concepts, ideas, institutions, policies, and roles of the constitutional system and the political culture of the United States. Students will read and interpret data, make comparisons and applications, and make evidence-based arguments from Supreme Court decisions and U.S. foundational documents. This is organized around five units and a research project which focus on major topics in U.S. government and politics. This is a one-semester-long course.

AP® United States Government and Politics

STARPREP®에서 제공하는 AP® United States Government and Politics 프로그램은 총 2개의 SECTORS
(수준별 수업 : For Basics & Concepts / For Test-Prep)으로 나뉘어지며 각 섹터마다 각각의 진도가 정해집니다.

[학생의 성적/수업 이해도에 따라 다른 FIELDS(과목별)/SECTOR(수준별 반)으로의 전환이 이루어집니다.]


for Graders 9-11
(STARPREP® course code: APUGP)


Chair: Dr. Jerome Lee (MIT)
Professors: Harry Choi (Yale); Leslie Park (Georgetwon); Kenneth Gregor (Cornell); Henry Kim (Princeton); Emily Cutler (Brown)

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High School AP® United States Government and Politics

  • Lecture Dates/Registration Status
  • Jan 8 - Feb 19, 2022
    1/8, 1/15, 1/22, 1/29
    2/5, 2/12, 2/19
    Saturday
    1:00 pm - 4:00 pm (KST)

    Being closed
  • AP® United States Government and Politics
  • Course Code/Professor(Alma Mater)
  • STARPREP® COURSE CODE : APUGP-02

    Professor
    TBA
  • Features
  • ★GPA BOOST★

    Students' Satisfaction : above 90%
    Real-time Online/Offline Course

  • AP® United States Government and Politics
  • Lecture Dates/Registration Status
  • Feb 26 - April 30, 2022
    2/26, 3/5, 3/12, 3/19, 3/26
    4/2, 4/9, 4/16, 4/23, 4/30
    Saturday
    1:00 pm - 4:00 pm (KST)

    Being closed
  • AP® United States Government and Politics
  • Course Code/Professor(Alma Mater)
  • STARPREP® COURSE CODE : APUGP-01

    Professor
    TBA
  • Features
  • ★2022 AP® United States Government and Politics TEST-PREP★
    Students' Satisfaction : above 90%
    Real-time Online/Offline Course

  • AP® United States Government and Politics
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  • TBA
    Korea Standard Time (KST)

    Being closed
  • AP® United States Government and Politics
  • Course Code/Professor(Alma Mater)
  • STARPREP® COURSE CODE : APUGP-03

    Professor
    TBA
  • Features
  • ★GPA BOOST in WINTER BOOT CAMP★
    Students' Satisfaction : above 90%
    Real-time Online/Offline Course
  • AP® United States Government and Politics
  • Lecture Dates/Registration Status
  • TBA
    Korea Standard Time (KST)

    Being closed
  • AP® United States Government and Politics
  • Course Code/Professor(Alma Mater)
  • STARPREP® COURSE CODE : APUGP-04

    Professor
    TBA
  • Features
  • ★GPA BOOST in SUMMER BOOT CAMP★
    Students' Satisfaction : above 90%
    Real-time Online/Offline Course
  • AP® United States Government and Politics
Lecture Dates/Registration Status Course Code/Professor(Alma Mater) Features
TBA
Korea Standard Time (KST)
Being closed
STARPREP® COURSE CODE : APUGP-01

Professor
TBA

★2022 AP® United States Government and Politics TEST-PREP★
Students' Satisfaction : above 90%
Real-time Online/Offline Course
AP® United States Government and Politics AP® United States Government and Politics
TBA
Korea Standard Time (KST)
Being closed
STARPREP® COURSE CODE : APUGP-02

Professor
TBA

★GPA BOOST★
Students' Satisfaction : above 90%
Real-time Online/Offline Course
AP® United States Government and Politics AP® United States Government and Politics
TBA
Korea Standard Time (KST)
Being closed
STARPREP® COURSE CODE : APUGP-03

Professor
TBA

★GPA BOOST in WINTER BOOT CAMP★
Students' Satisfaction : above 90%
Real-time Online/Offline Course
AP® United States Government and Politics AP® United States Government and Politics
TBA
Korea Standard Time (KST)
Being closed
STARPREP® COURSE CODE : APUGP-04

Professor
TBA

★GPA BOOST in SUUMER BOOT CAMP★
Students' Satisfaction : above 90%
Real-time Online/Offline Course
AP® United States Government and Politics AP® United States Government and Politics

Curriculum Guide

High School AP® United States Government and Politics

01 Foundations of American Democracy

1-1  Ideals of Democracy
1-2  Types of Democracy
1-3  Government Power and Individual Rights
1-4  Challenges of the Articles of Confederation
1-5  Ratification of the United States Constitution
1-6  Principles of American Government
1-7  Relationship Between States and the Federal Government
1-8  Constitutional Interpretations of Federalism
1-9  Federalism in Action

02 Interactions Among Branches of Government

2-1  Congress: The Senate and the House of Representatives
2-2  Structures, Powers, and Functions of Congress
2-3  Congressional Behavior
2-4  Roles and Powers of the President
2-5  Checks on the Presidency
2-6  Presidential Communication
2-7  The Judicial Branch
2-8  Judicial Systems
2-9  Legitimacy of the Judicial Branch 2-10 The Court in Action
2-10  Checks on the Judicial Branch
2-11  The Bureaucracy
2-12  Discretionary and Rule-Making Authority
2-13  Holding the Bureaucracy Accountable
2-14  Policy and the Branches of Government

03 Civil Liberties and Civil Rights

3-1  The Bill of Rights
3-2  First Amendment: Freedom of Religion
3-3  First Amendment: Freedom of Speech
3-4  First Amendment: Freedom of the Press
3-5  Second Amendment: Right to Bear Arms
3-6  Amendments: Balancing Individual Freedom with Public Order and Safety
3-7  Selective Incorporation
3-8  Amendments: Due Process and the Rights of the Accused
3-9  Amendments: Due Process and the Right to Privacy
3-10  Social Movements and Equal Protection
3-11  Government Responses to Social Movements
3-12  Balancing Minority and Majority Rights
3-13  Affirmative Action

04 American Political Ideologies and Beliefs

4-1  American Attitudes About Government and Politics
4-2  Political Socialization
4-3  Changes in Ideology
4-4  Influence of Political Events on Ideology
4-5  Measuring Public Opinion
4-6  Evaluating Public Opinion Data 4-7  Ideologies of Political Parties
4-8  Ideology and Policy Making
4-9  Ideology and Economic Policy
4-10  Ideology and Social Policy

05 Political Participation

5-1  Voting Rights and Models of Voting Behavior
5-2  Voter Turnout
5-3  Political Parties
5-4  How and Why Political Parties Change and Adapt
5-5  Third-Party Politics
5-6  Interest Groups Influencing Policy Making
5-7  Groups Influencing Policy Outcomes
5-8  Electing a President
5-9  Congressional Elections
5-10  Modern Campaigns
5-11  Campaign Finance
5-12  The Media
5-13  Changing Media

01 Foundations of American Democracy

1-1  Ideals of Democracy
1-2  Types of Democracy
1-3  Government Power and Individual Rights
1-4  Challenges of the Articles of Confederation
1-5  Ratification of the United States Constitution
1-6  Principles of American Government
1-7  Relationship Between States and the Federal Government
1-8  Constitutional Interpretations of Federalism
1-9  Federalism in Action

02 Interactions Among Branches of Government

2-1  Congress: The Senate and the House of Representatives
2-2  Structures, Powers, and Functions of Congress
2-3  Congressional Behavior
2-4  Roles and Powers of the President
2-5  Checks on the Presidency
2-6  Presidential Communication
2-7  The Judicial Branch
2-8  Judicial Systems
2-9  Legitimacy of the Judicial Branch 2-10  The Court in Action
2-10  Checks on the Judicial Branch
2-11  The Bureaucracy
2-12  Discretionary and Rule-Making Authority
2-13  Holding the Bureaucracy Accountable
2-14  Policy and the Branches of Government

03 Civil Liberties and Civil Rights

3-1  The Bill of Rights
3-2  First Amendment: Freedom of Religion
3-3  First Amendment: Freedom of Speech
3-4  First Amendment: Freedom of the Press
3-5  Second Amendment: Right to Bear Arms
3-6  Amendments: Balancing Individual Freedom with Public Order and Safety
3-7  Selective Incorporation
3-8  Amendments: Due Process and the Rights of the Accused
3-9  Amendments: Due Process and the Right to Privacy
3-10  Social Movements and Equal Protection
3-11  Government Responses to Social Movements
3-12  Balancing Minority and Majority Rights
3-13  Affirmative Action

04 American Political Ideologies and Beliefs

4-1  American Attitudes About Government and Politics
4-2  Political Socialization
4-3  Changes in Ideology
4-4  Influence of Political Events on Ideology
4-5  Measuring Public Opinion
4-6  Evaluating Public Opinion Data
4-7  Ideologies of Political Parties
4-8  Ideology and Policy Making
4-9  Ideology and Economic Policy
4-10  Ideology and Social Policy

05 Political Participation

5-1  Voting Rights and Models of Voting Behavior
5-2  Voter Turnout
5-3  Political Parties
5-4  How and Why Political Parties Change and Adapt
5-5  Third-Party Politics
5-6  Interest Groups Influencing Policy Making
5-7  Groups Influencing Policy Outcomes
5-8  Electing a President
5-9  Congressional Elections
5-10  Modern Campaigns
5-11  Campaign Finance
5-12  The Media
5-13  Changing Media

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Reference Lectures

AP® United States Government and Politics

Content Application of Judicial Review Analysis on the Impact of Public Opinion
SCOTUS Comparison and Due Process Argument Essay on Presidential Power
Democratic Ideals, Political Ideology, & Voting Quantitative Analysis of Ideology & Political Parties
SCOTUS Comparison on Campaign Finance Argument Essay on Selective Incorporation