2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog

POLS 34435 Public Management

An emphasis on public policy in terms of personnel and budget administration. This course is divided into two distinct but complimentary parts. The first part of the course will focus on personnel administration in the public sector, while the second part of the course will focus on government budgeting. Case studies and exercises will be used in both parts of the course in order to gain an understanding of the key principles, concepts and methods associated with both of these areas of government. (S, even years)