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 2015)

Fall 2015
Course Section: 
Deirdre Martinez
David Rittenhouse Laboratories 3C4