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MPA 658. Topics in Leading International Development

Credits: 3
Department: Political Science
Description: Examines special topical opportunities and challenges (water resources, public health, environmental policies, disaster relief policies, tourism planning and policy) facing international development servant leaders. May be repeated for maximum of 6 credits.
Semester Offered: Odd Fall
Grading Method: ABCDF

Student Learning Outcomes

1. Students will demonstrate knowledge of emerging issues (such as environmental, sustainable development, disaster relief) related to developing societies.
2. Students will explain the role and impact of the many institutions (profit, governmental, nonprofit) that influence the success and failure of policymaking and implementation of programs designed to respond to emerging issues in developing societies.
3. Students will be able to describe and explain the historical evolution and impact of programs and policies designed to respond to emerging issues in the developing world.
4. Students will be able to articulate and have an understanding of how programs relating to emerging issues in the developing world are being dealt with globally.

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