PubPol 476

PubPol 476: Applied Learning Seminar

Level
Undergraduate
Term
Fall 2022
Days
Monday
Time
10:00-11:20 am EST
Course Location
1110 Weill Hall
Course Section
001
U-M Course Number
24742
Credit Hours
1

This is a required course open only to current Ford School BA students.

Course Objectives:

1. Students will explore their social identities, values and emotions about a public policy issue and examine the factors that have contributed to their beliefs.
2. Students will gain an understanding of the ways their beliefs and emotions are embedded in social networks and shared values.
3. Students will learn to consciously employ effective communication (i.e. reflection, empathy, asking, and listening), as a tool for understanding public policy debates and advancing public policy solutions.
4. Students will practice using narratives, reframing, and dialogue to work across differences.