Schedule of Classes Course Description

Medgar Evers College
Course Prefix: PA                                     Course Number: 285                                    
Course Title: Administration of Global Institutions
Subject: Public Administration
Minimum Credits: 3.0                                     Maximum Credits: 3.0                                     Hours per week: 3.0


This course provides a semester-long examination of historical, institutional and theoretical background of the contemporary United Nations and its related agencies. It will focus on the participation of selected countries in the United Nations structure and operation with regard to current international problems and issues. Topics include the challenges faced by the United Nations and its related agencies (i.e., International Labor Organization (ILO), Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), World Health Organization (WHO), etc. It will explore their bureaucratic structures, management styles and functions.

Prerequisite: PA 225, ENGL 150
Start Date:    06/30/2011                         End Date: