Spring 2017  |  PA 8082 Section 002: Working Group -- Adv Pol Anal/ECD/WPP/Soc Pol/GPP (67811)

Class Component:
Independent Study
3 Credits
Grading Basis:
A-F or Audit
Instructor Consent:
No Special Consent Required
Instruction Mode:
In Person Term Based
Class Attributes:
Grade Sort
Topics Course
Times and Locations:
Regular Academic Session
01/17/2017 - 05/05/2017
Tue 02:15PM - 05:00PM
UMTC, West Bank
Hubert H Humphrey Center 280B
Also Offered:
Course Catalog Description:
Facilitates completion of research paper on current issue in public policy and management. Students apply interdisciplinary methods, approaches, and perspectives studied in core courses. Written report includes analysis of issue, policy recommendations. Concentration/topic vary term-to-term. prereq: [Grad major in [public policy or [urban and regional planning] or [science, technology, and environment policy]], completion of core courses] or instr consent
Class Notes:
Pol Anal/ECD/WPP/Soc Pol/GPP. http://classinfo.umn.edu/?dlevison+PA8082+Spring2017
Class Description:
Course objective: to help 2nd+ year MPP students finish their individual Professional Papers by the end of Spring semester. To this end, the working group provides a supportive environment, regular deadlines, and feedback from peers and the instructor. Students working in Economic & Community Development, Social Policy, Women & Public Policy, and Policy Analysis concentrations are the target audience of this working group. Some Global Policy students may also find this working group appropriate for their topics.
Other Grading Information: See syllabus
Class Format:
90% Discussion
10% Student Presentations
1 Paper(s)
Instructor Supplied Information Last Updated:
6 November 2015

ClassInfo Links - Spring 2017 8000 Level Public Affairs Classes Taught by Deborah Levison

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