American Government Full Year A & B

Course Length:

Two one-semester courses (Students must independently register for each semester.)

Course Description: 

This is year-long, comprehensive coverage of American Government.  It is a full-year course.  It fulfills the requirement for a year-long American Government credit.


Students should be able to use presentation software and technology.  It is suggested that you have a Twitter account for the class.  The Twitter account allows us to communicate with announcements and be able to chat as a class every few weeks.  Please have a computer, device that is not older than five years old.  You need to have the internet at home that you are able to log on and work on the class.  Students should have taken World History, or Global Studies, and U.S. History.

Comprehensive Syllabus:  

American Government A & B Public Syllabus

Required Materials:

Students should have multiple access points to the internet, social media, and Youtube.

Specific Technical/Software Requirements in Addition to General Requirements:

Please review the general original credit software requirements at

This specific course requires that students should have updated java, or flash, ability to record audio and video, ability to play audio and video.

Course Availability (subject to resource and teacher availability):

Fall: A semester available

Spring: B semester available

Summer: available Summer 2022

Lead Teacher:

Kelly Kinsey, Lockwood Schools,


Montana Digital Academy
Phyllis J. Washington College of Education
The University of Montana
32 Campus Drive – Room 365
Missoula, Montana 59812
Phone: 406-203-1812
Fax: 406-203-1815