Schedule of Classes Course Description

Medgar Evers College
Course Prefix: PA                                     Course Number: 225                                    
Course Title: Introduction to Public Policy
Subject: Public Administration
Minimum Credits: 3.0                                     Maximum Credits: 3.0                                     Hours per week: 3.0


This course presents students with an overview of the policy-making process, beginning with problem identification and concluding with evaluation and revision of termination. It will describe and analyze the political environment of policy-making in the United States. Emphasis will be placed on official and unofficial policy-makers, and interest groups such as: political parties, research organizations, and communications media.

Prerequisite: PA 103 or POL 200.
Start Date:    06/30/2003                         End Date: