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|1100||5574||Public Affairs Survey||W||4:10-5:05||Page Hall 0040||Whitney Weber|
Introduction of important on campus resources available to students. This class is for first year declared public affairs majors.
|2110||5563||Intro to Public Affairs||MWF||9:10-10:05||Page Hall 060||Alex Roberts|
|2110||5564||Intro to Public Affairs||TR||3:55-5:15||Page 010||Ned Hill|
|2110||5653||Intro to Public Affairs||WF||9:35-10:55||Page Hall 020||Lisa Gajary|
Outlines the public affairs profession and discusses how policy decisions are formulated, implemented, and evaluated.
|2120||5565||Public Service & Civic Engagement||MWF||8:00-8:55||Page Hall 010||Erica Wicks|
|2120||5639||Public Service & Civic Engagement||TR||2:20-3:40||Page 010||Jill Clark|
Explores the role an engaged citizenry plays in a democracy and identifies and explain trends in civic engagement in the United States. Concepts and strategies that enhance students’ abilities to address public problems through individual or collective action are covered.
|2130||5566||Leadership in the Public and Nonprofit Sectors||TR||12:45-2:05||Mendenhall Lab 0125||Caroline Wagner|
|2130||5567||Leadership in the Public and Nonprofit Sectors||MW||3:55-5:15||Page 0060||Don Stenta|
An examination of conceptual frameworks and theories of leadership effectiveness in the public and non-profit sectors, as well as the practices, strategies, and habits of successful public and non-profit leaders.
|2150||5654||Intro to Nonprofit Organizations||MW||2:20-3:40||Mendenhall Lab 125||Dani Robbins|
|2150||34059||Intro to Nonprofit Organizations||TR||3:55-5:15||Page Hall 020||Dani Robbins|
Builds foundational knowledge of the nonprofit sector and explores the relationships between nonprofits and the public and private sectors. Equips students with the skills to recognize the various external factors that influence nonprofit organizations and analyze the qualities that make a nonprofit more likely to succeed.
|2367||34058||Writing and Communication in Public Affairs||MW||11:10-12:30||Mendenhall Lab 173||Josh Hawley|
Being an effective communicator can determine the reach and impact of policy, as well as the ability to influence change. In this course, you will become a better writer and speaker on a topic of public policy; including communicating to diverse audiences with differing information demands.
Prereq: English 1110 or equivalent, and sophomore standing; or permission of instructor.
|3000||33768||Public Policy Analysis||TR||3:55-5:15||Journalism Building 371||Katie Vinopal|
|3000||33773||Public Policy Analysis||TR||9:35-10:55||Baker Systems 198||Katie Vinopal|
This course provides an introduction to the issues and methods of public policy analysis. This course provides students with a “tool kit” of practical methods for analyzing public policy issues. It develops a policy research and modeling skillset in considering complex, real-world issues involving multiple actors with diverse interests, information uncertainty, institutional complexity, and ethical controversy.
Prereq: Econ 2001.01 or 2001.02, and GE Data Analysis course; or permission of instructor.
|3140||5591||Nonprofit Management and Governance||TR||11:10-12:30||Mendenhall Lab 0125||Mary Tschirhart|
Survey and analysis of nonprofit organization management and governance, in particular those whose missions address social issues and public service.
|3500||33507||Public Management||MW||12:45-2:05||Mendenhall 0115||Amanda Girth|
|3500||35440||Public Management||MW||12:45-2:05||Mendenhall 0129||Rudy Hightower|
Students will be introduced to public management concepts and gain the competencies required to function in a managerial (or pre-managerial) capacity in a public sector organization. Students will also develop perspectives on and approaches to address the unique challenges presented at the managerial level in public sector organizations.
Capstone course designed to integrate knowledge of how analysts and managers in the public sector can make decisions and pursue strategies to achieve important public goals, identifying places where progress can be effectuated.
Prereq: 3000, and Jr or Sr standing; or permission of instructor.
|4011||33272||Policy Analysis Application||TR||2:20-3:40||Hayes Hall 024||Curt Vance|
Capstone course to write an analytic policy research paper that examines an important policy or management challenge in the public sector.
Prereq: PUBAFRS 4010.
|4030||5648||Public Budgeting||TR||5:30-6:50||Mendenhall Lab 115||Megan Kilgore|
Public budgeting provides the policy & management oriented student knowledge of proper financial administration of the public sector in the economy. Includes basic methods for public sector finance budgeting and analysis.
|4060||5657||Senior Leadership Seminar||R||4:10-6:50||Mendenhall Lab 174||Don Stenta|
Students integrate multidisciplinary theoretical and practical approaches of leadership development and civic engagement to reflect on how leadership is defined, how it changes, and how individuals and groups can apply experience in college to civic minded engagement and change after graduation.
|4310||5570||State and Local Government Finance||MW||12:45-2:05||Page Hall 0060||Charlotte Kirschner|
Financing public services by state/local governments. The fiscal relationship between state/local governments and the federal government. Apply techniques of economic analysis to policy issues.
|5030||5562||Local Government||MW||5:30-6:50||University Hall 038||Larry Long|
Designed to provide a basic introduction to local governments and their relationship to state government. The course will cover organization, structure, responsibilities, management, and financing of local governments. Note: This is a combined section class.
|5240||34056||Race and Public Policy in the United States||TR||2:20-3:40||Page 020||Devin Fergus|
This course explores race and public policy in the United States from Reconstruction to the present. In particular, the class is designed to look at the long history of hot topics in the current policy landscape, including policing, housing, wealth gap, immigration, voting, political representation, and others. Note: This is a combined section class
Prereq: Jr, Sr, or Grad standing; or permission of instructor.
|5890||34486||US Food Policy||MW||11:10-12:30||Page 0060||Neal Hooker|
An examination of national food affairs and policy at the federal level. Attention will focus on contemporary policy issues including food insecurity, health claims, obesity, novel crops, ingredients and processing techniques, sustainability, corporate consolidation, and food advertising; as well as how these issues impact the choices of federal institutions.
Prereq: Jr, Sr or Grad Standing.