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SSTH001: Civics

Credits: 0.5 units/5 hours
5 Evaluations, 3 Projects, 3 Progress Tests
3 Teacher Connects

NCAA Approved
UC a-g Approved

This course provides an overview of the structures and functions of federal, state, and local governments in the U.S., including the Nebraska unicameral legislature, the organization and function of political parties, and the election process. Students will focus on the rights and responsibilities of American citizenship, the importance of community involvement and their place in the civic process. They will gain an understanding of how various levels of American government affect the lives of individuals and will, through course activities, participate in civic engagement on the community level and gain valuable insights into ways people can influence their governments on local, state, and national levels.

Course Materials


Digital Course Pack

Note:  This digital course pack is bundled with the price of tuition for this course. All students registered for the course will be given access to the digital course pack within the UNHS LMS, Theorem.

Civics SSTH001058 (printed course content)

Civics Print Course Pack (This is the print version of the required digital course pack included with the tuition for the course. This optional print course pack can be purchased through the UNHS bookstore partner, Follett.)

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Step 1: Select Your Course Items.

Tuition (Includes Digital Course Pack)
Online course content is included in tuition for all courses except those designated as "PRINT ONLY".
Tuition (SSTH001058)

Required Fee
A $50 non-refundable Administrative Fee is required for each course.
Administrative Fee

Optional Services

Some course materials are highly recommended for successful completion of the course, but not required. Course materials are available for purchase through Follett Virtual Bookstores.

Mail Processing Fee:
Selecting this service allows for print submission of evaluations, projects, and progress tests via regular postal mail. Mail Processing is required for all PRINT ONLY courses, and optional for all other courses.

Mail Processing (SSTH001058) [Add $35.00]

Course Price $350.00

  • Tuition (SSTH001058)  $300.00
  • Administrative Fee  $50.00

Step 2: Assign or Create a Student Below And Your Course Will Be Ready To Purchase!

Step 3 (Optional): Assign or Create a Proctor Below. This step is not required to enroll and begin coursework, but a proctor is required for completion of the course.