PUBPOL 475

PUBPOL 475.006: Leadership & Communication in State-level Policy Making

Level
Undergraduate
Term
Fall 2015
Days
Thursday
Time
6:00-9:00 pm EST
Course Location
1230 WEILL
Course Section
006
U-M Course Number
34007
Credit Hours
3

States enjoy enormous away over education, transportation, health care, and other policies. Politicians and interest groups that shape decisions differ I many respects to those active at the federal and local levels. In this course, students will appreciate the policy territory carved out state government, understand the physics of it policymaking, and learn about its career opportunities. Students will carry out simulations of policymaking, electioneering, and lobbying.