Hillsdale College Offers 10 week Constitution Class

Begins February 20, 2012!About Constitution 101
“Constitution 101: The Meaning and History of the Constitution” is a 10-week online course presented by Hillsdale College.
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An expanded format from the “Introduction to the Constitution” lecture series with Hillsdale College President Dr. Larry Arnn, Constitution 101 follows closely the one-semester course required of all Hillsdale College undergraduate students.

In this course, you can:

  • Watch lectures from the same Hillsdale faculty who teach on campus;
  • Study the same readings taught in the College course;
  • Submit questions for weekly Q&A sessions with the faculty;
  • Access a course study guide;
  • Test your knowledge through weekly quizzes; and
  • Upon completion of the course, receive a certificate from Hillsdale College.

You must register in order to participate in Constitution 101. Even if you have already signed up for a previous Hillsdale webcast or seminar, we ask that you complete the simple registration process below for Constitution 101.

There is no cost to register for this course, but we ask that you consider a tax-deductible donation to support our efforts to educate millions of Americans about our nation’s founding documents and principles.

Constitution 101 Schedule
Lectures and other study materials will be released by noon each Monday, according to the schedule below.
  1. Introduction: The American Mind
    Larry P. Arnn – Monday, February 20
  2. The Declaration of Independence
    Thomas G. West – Monday, February 27
  3. The Problem of Majority Tyranny
    David Bobb – Monday, March 5
  4. Separation of Powers: Preventing Tyranny
    Kevin Portteus – Monday, March 12
  1. Separation of Powers: Ensuring Good Government
    Will Morrisey Monday, March 19
  2. Religion, Morality, and Property
    David Bobb – Monday, March 26
  3. Crisis of Constitutional Government
    Will Morrisey – Monday, April 2
  1. Abraham Lincoln and the Constitution
    Kevin Portteus – Monday, April 9
  2. The Progressive Rejection of the Founding
    Ronald J. Pestritto – Monday, April 16
  3. The Recovery of the Constitution
    Larry P. Arnn – Monday, April 23
Approximately 40 minutes in length, these lectures are pre-recorded and available to view at your convenience.
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