GV4J1E Half Unit
Public Policy in Practice Workshop I (EMPP)
This information is for the 2017/18 session.
Dr Joachim Wehner and Dr Daniel Sturm
This course is compulsory on the Executive Master of Public Policy. 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 MPP 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 mock policy exercise will be offered.
Readings that are specific to each policy area will be distributed at the beginning of the course.
Essay (100%, 3000 words).
Assessment will consist of a 3,000 policy exercise. Policy exercises are due on the sixth Friday after module teaching concludes. Further details will be provided at the Executive MPP programme induction.
Total students 2016/17: 25
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