Policy Development

Course Number: 
GAFL 589

This course examines the policy development process including: the interaction of branches of government; policy analysis; information; constituencies; and management of a policy development office. The objective of this course is to provide an understanding of the development of governmental policy, both at the macro level and from the viewpoint of persons who are in supporting roles to the major actors in the process. The formula employed to achieve this objective consists of a combination of readings, lectures, discussions, and activities that are designed to blend conceptual and practical skills.

This course satisfies a core requirement in the Master of Public Administration program.

Course Offerings

Policy Development (Fall 2014)

Fall 2014
Course Section: 
001
Thursday
1:00-4:00pm
Instructor: 
Deirdre Martinez
Fels Seminar Room
Full-Time

Policy Development (Spring 2014)

Spring 2014
Course Section: 
001
Saturday
2:00-5:30 pm
Instructor: 
Deirdre Martinez
Fels Seminar Room

Policy Development (Fall 2013)

Fall 2013
Course Section: 
001
Thursday
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Instructor: 
Deirdre Martinez
Fels Seminar
Full-Time

Policy Development (Spring 2013)

Spring 2013
Course Section: 
001
Saturday
2:00-5:30 pm
Instructor: 
Deirdre Martinez
Fels Seminar Room
Executive

Policy Development (Fall 2012)

Fall 2012
Course Section: 
001
Thursday
1:30-4:30 pm
Instructor: 
Deirdre Martinez
Fels Seminar Room
Full-Time

Policy Development (Spring 2012)

Spring 2012
Course Section: 
001
Saturday
2:00-5:30 pm
Fels Seminar Room
Executive