POL 407 Public Management and Leadership, 3 credits

This course is designed to strengthen a student's theoretical and practical understanding of public management and leadership so that they might be better positioned to create public value for their community. Designed to introduce the student to public management from a political science and public administration perspective, they will learn leadership principles via a public manager's interaction with various institutions, the public manager's ability to course various constituencies, and the public manager's entrepreneurial inclinations to solve problems.

Prerequisite: POL 230