University of Pittsburgh BradfordAcademics
PUBLIC POLICY
 

Subject: PS

Course Number : 0204

Course Title:  PUBLIC POLICY

Course Description:

Provides the students with general knowledge about public policy making and administration in the United States. It surveys the policy process with emphasis on conceptual theoretical frameworks for the initiation, development, administration, and evaluation of public policy. Also surveys the impacts of institutional arrangements and administrative/bureaucratic decision making on public policy formulation and implementation. A discussion covers policy processes in comparative perspective.

Credit Hours: 3 cr

GE: GE: Political Science       Non-Western  /Global 

Prerequisite:  PS 0102

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