EC409E Half Unit
Public Policy in Practice Workshop III (EMPA)
This information is for the 2017/18 session.
Dr Daniel Sturm and Dr Joachim Wehner
This course is compulsory on the Executive Master of Public Administration . This course is not available as an outside option.
There are no pre-requisites for this course.
The policy workshop applies the analytical tools that are taught in the week-long modules of the Executive MPA to specific policy areas. Teaching is based on a series of case studies. The case studies are taught by specialists in a particular policy area and are complemented with group working sessions by the students and presentations by policy practitioners involved in the policy area.
A three-day modular teaching block.
One optional mock policy exercise will be provided.
Readings that are specific to each policy area will be distributed at the beginning of the course
Essay (100%, 2000 words).
Assessment will consist of a 2,000 word reflective essay due 10 days after module teaching concludes. Further details will be provided at the Executive MPA programme induction.
Total students 2016/17: 36
Average class size 2016/17: Unavailable
Controlled access 2016/17: No
Value: Half Unit
Personal development skills
- Team working
- Problem solving
- Application of numeracy skills