ERIC Number: ED183752
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1979
American Government. Nevada Competency-Based Adult High School Diploma Project.
Nevada Univ., Las Vegas. Coll. of Education.
This document is one of ten curriculum guides developed by the Nevada Competency-Based Adult High School Diploma (CBAHSD) Project. This curriculum guide on American government is divided into fourteen topics. The topics included are: definition of "State"; left to right political spectrum; Dictatorship vs. Democracy; Capitalism, Communism, Socialism; Basic Principles of Constitution; Amending the Constitution; Civil Rights Guaranteed Citizens; Court Cases on Rights; Legislative Branch; Judicial Branch; Executive Branch; Executive Agencies; Economics; and Foreign Affairs. Competency statements and performance indicators are provided for each topic area. The performance indicators are designed to be used as pre- and post-tests. Answer keys are also provided. This set of curriculum guides is accompanied by both a teacher's guide and a student handbook. (BM)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Nevada State Dept. of Education, Carson City. Div. of Adult, Continuing and Community Education.
Authoring Institution: Nevada Univ., Las Vegas. Coll. of Education.