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Course Code: MAPP501 Course ID: 4676 Credit Hours: 3 Level: Graduate

In an increasingly complex geopolitical environment, concepts of “governance,” “polity,” and “policy” need exploration, definition, and clarity. This course lays the multi-disciplinary groundwork for this program, introducing the roots of the field and the expectations of the program. Students will explore the process of policy making, the conditions which influence administrative decisions, and the theoretical underpinnings of the discipline.

Course Schedule

Registration Dates Course Dates Start Month Session Weeks
05/21/2022 - 11/04/2022 11/07/2022 - 01/01/2023 November Fall 2022 Session I 8 Week session
06/28/2022 - 12/02/2022 12/05/2022 - 01/29/2023 December Fall 2022 Session D 8 Week session
07/25/2022 - 12/30/2022 01/02/2023 - 02/26/2023 January Winter 2023 Session B 8 Week session
08/29/2022 - 02/03/2023 02/06/2023 - 04/02/2023 February Winter 2023 Session I 8 Week session
09/26/2022 - 03/03/2023 03/06/2023 - 04/30/2023 March Winter 2023 Session D 8 Week session
10/31/2022 - 03/31/2023 04/03/2023 - 05/28/2023 April Spring 2023 Session B 8 Week session

Current Syllabi

1. Examine the roots of democratic principles as they apply to public policy.

2. Evaluate the policy process from design to implementation and evaluation.

3. Formulate a discipline specific lexicon through which you can describe complex social problems.

4. Examine the multi-disciplinary theoretical basis underlying the discipline of public policy.

5. Analyze models of governance in their application to contemporary policy problems.

6. Assess the conditions that influence administrative decisions.

1. Examine the roots of democratic principles as they apply to public policy.

2. Evaluate the policy process from design to implementation and evaluation.

3. Formulate a discipline specific lexicon through which you can describe complex social problems.

4. Examine the multi-disciplinary theoretical basis underlying the discipline of public policy.

5. Analyze models of governance in their application to contemporary policy problems.

6. Assess the conditions that influence administrative decisions.

Book Title:Various resources from the APUS Library & the Open Web are used. Please visit http://apus.libguides.com/er.php to locate the course eReserve.
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Previous Syllabi

Not current for future courses.