Public Policy Theory and Practice 3

LWP 6452 2 to 4 Quarter Hours
Course Level CPS - Graduate
Description Focuses on crafting effective strategies for advancing public policy changes at the federal, state, and local level using a range of legislation, litigation, and other policy tools. Potential topics include, but are not limited to, health policy, rights policy, criminal justice, education policy, immigration policy, and housing policy. Guest experts lecture and initiate class discussions. Students are expected to analyze policy change options and propose strategies to produce desired policy changes. Selected students are asked to lead and moderate class debates. Offers students an opportunity to develop a theory-based and pragmatic framework for developing effective strategies for achieving desired policy change across a broad spectrum of issues and at all levels of government. Prereq. LWP 6451; DLP students only.


Students should refer to the CPS Prerequisite Table for course prerequisite and corequisite information.


Course Sections

Section 01
CRN 80412
Session Spring 2017 CPS Quarter - Full Term
Class Meeting Dates 04/10/2017 to 07/01/2017
Instructor J.D. LaRock
Schedule Friday, 4/21/2017 1:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Saturday, 4/22/2017 8:30 am - 10:30 am
Friday, 5/19/2017 1:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Saturday, 5/20/2017 8:30 am - 10:30 am
Friday, 6/9/2017 1:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Saturday, 6/10/2017 8:30 am - 10:30 am
Campus Downtown Campus
Course Format Hybrid
Costs Course Cost: View Tuition Rates | Books: Visit NU Bookstore Site
Next Term Starts
  • Spring Graduate
    Apr 10, 2017 (6- and 12-week classes)
    May 22, 2017 (6-week classes)
  • Summer Undergraduate
    May 8, 2017 (7.5- and 15-week classes)
    May 22, 2017 (7.5-week classes)
    July 3, 2017 (7.5-week classes)

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