This trimester we will examine the history and cultural context surrounding the evolving nature of American citizenship, with particular attention paid to voting rights. We will become familiar with the legal frameworks that dictate American elections and voting practices, learn about the unique struggles faced by a variety of minority groups in their pursuit of the franchise, and pay close attention to current events in the US as the 2020 elections approach.
This course is designed for learners with an Advanced or Proficiency level of English.
Instructor: Andrew Bennett, PhD
➢ Language Skills developed include: