ADMN 556

Managing Public Policy

Units: 1.5

Examines the theory and practice of public policy emphasizing the strategic aspects of problem identification, policy design, decision making, implementation and evaluation. Designed to provide students a thorough understanding of public policy and dynamics of the policy process and to apply this knowledge to important policy issues. Policy development is examined within the context of multi-level and multi-sector governance, and addresses the involvement of key players such as the courts, media, and other prominent stakeholders.


Graduate course in the Public Administration program offered by the Faculty of Graduate Studies.

Summer Fall Spring

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