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MPA 656. Non-Governmental Organizations and Development:

Credits: 3
Department: Political Science
Description: Examines the role and impact that non-governmental and non-profit organizations have played in political, social, and economic development in less developed countries, with a focus on state-society relations and building organizational capacity.
Semester Offered: Odd Fall
Grading Method: ABCDF

Student Learning Outcomes

1. Students will analyze environmental settings and program development.
2. Students will examine organizational design and key managerial mechanisms.
3. Students will analyze local and international changes and organizational adaptation.
4. Students will describe management of financial resources in the developing world organizations.
5. Students will describe organizational methods of managing people.
6. Students will evaluate organizational impacts.

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