POLI 1203 Introduction to Public Administration (Fall: 3 )
This course examines public administration both as an area of academic study and a profession. It looks behind the curtain of elected officials and judges at the powerful and complex systems of public agencies and administrators that manage and implement policy. Topics include: intersections between bureaucracy and the political process, theories of public organizations, bureaucratic discretion and accountability, policy implementation, and current debates about the changing nature of public administration.
Instructor(s): Elizabeth Georges
Last Updated: 01-Apr-16