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Course descriptions provided by the Courses of Study 2017-2018.

PADM 5000

This course is for students wishing to do independent study with a PADM faculty member. view course details

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  • 1-5 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17116PADM 5000  IND 601

    • TBA
    • Miller, L

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  • 1-5 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17117PADM 5000  IND 602

    • TBA
    • Johnson, M

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  • 1-5 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17118PADM 5000  IND 603

    • TBA
    • Mathiason, J

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  • 1-5 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17119PADM 5000  IND 604

    • TBA
    • O'Toole, T

PADM 5010

Practitioners in the field of public affairs/administration/policy discuss current, cross-cutting issues affecting scholarship and practice. view course details

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  • 1 Credit S/U NoAud

  • 14659PADM 5010  LEC 001

  • First-year CIPA/MPA students should enroll in lecture 001.

PADM 5051

This course covers the academic interactions of international students in CIPA inside and outside of the classroom. It also explores cultural considerations relative to academics at Cornell and CIPA. The ... view course details

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  •   Seven Week - First. 

  • 1.5 Credits S/U NoAud

  • 15743PADM 5051  LEC 001

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  •   Seven Week - Second. 

  • 1.5 Credits S/U NoAud

  • 17096PADM 5051  LEC 002

PADM 5053

This course for non-native English speakers focuses on developing core academic writing skills in a policy context. The course starts with focused on two overarching patterns in academic writing: the movement ... view course details

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  •   Seven Week - First. 

  • 1.5 Credits Graded

  • 18585PADM 5053  LEC 001

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  •   Seven Week - Second. 

  • 1.5 Credits Graded

  • 18586PADM 5053  LEC 002

PADM 5055

This course is designed to develop a variety of skills needed to develop effective academic presentations. This includes the examination of organizational strategies relative to major speech types, enhancing ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 18590PADM 5055  LEC 001

PADM 5110

This course prepares students to work within government departments and agencies, state and local authorities, and nonprofit public benefit corporations; and with private firms working in the public interest ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 17099PADM 5110  SEM 101

PADM 5118

This course for Washington-based CIPA students and undergraduates in the Cornell-in-Washington program addresses the role of leaders and leadership in public and non-profit institutions' organizational ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 17488PADM 5118  LEC 001

  • Taught in Washington, DC.

PADM 5130

This course introduces the application of legal concepts to decision-making processes conducted by governmental agencies, particularly at the federal level.  It explores how constitutional law, statutory ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 14839PADM 5130  LEC 001

  • Enrollment limited to MPA Students or Instructor Permission.

PADM 5320

This course serves as an introduction to the art of model building, especially related to public sector planning and management issues.    The course also introduces the quantitative approach for identifying, ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: CEE 6930

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 13656PADM 5320  LEC 001

PADM 5340

This graduate-level course provides an introduction to basic evaluation concepts and main types of evaluation approach, as well as the norms, values and inherent tensions of professional evaluation ... view course details

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 14563PADM 5340  LEC 001

PADM 5410

This course provides students with a practitioner's focus on financial and managerial issues in the nonprofit sector, including universities, hospitals, government agencies, and foundations. The course ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: ILRHR 6605

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 14836PADM 5410  LEC 001

PADM 5449

This course serves as an introduction to systems thinking methods and technical tools in the field of public affairs.  Students will develop skills that allow them to understand how to improve their analysis ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 14877PADM 5449  LEC 001

PADM 5450

This course develops from a general discussion of the differences between management of international public and NGO organizations and similar organizations at the national level or below, through ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 14562PADM 5450  LEC 001

  • MPA Students or Instructor Permission.

PADM 5455

The purpose of this seminar is to provide graduate students with an introduction to the scholarly development of comparative public administration, as well as criteria for comparison in public leadership, ... view course details

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  • 1.5 Credits GradeNoAud

  • 13658PADM 5455  LEC 001

PADM 5570

This graduate-level course provides an overview of the area of corporate responsibility, with particular emphasis on the finance industry.  The focus will be on understanding how a growing recognition ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 14913PADM 5570  LEC 001

PADM 5619

This course will focus on the political aspects of policy making that increasingly influence policy outcomes. Students pursuing careers in public administration, legislative affairs, and intergovernmental ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 14878PADM 5619  LEC 001

  • Enrollment limited to CIPA/MPA students. Others with permission of instructor.

PADM 5657

This course will focus on international development strategies, the historical failures of aid and how rethinking the role of development processes can result in better outcomes for the global south.  ... view course details

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  •   Seven Week - Second. 

  • 1.5 Credits Graded

  • 14969PADM 5657  SEM 101

PADM 5734

This graduate-level seminar course addresses some of the key topics in disaster prevention and recovery. The focus is on developing an understanding of problems and trends and discussing challenges and ... view course details

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  •   Seven Week - First. 

  • 1.5 Credits Graded

  • 14973PADM 5734  SEM 101

PADM 5900

This class teaches practical skills that will enable students to work with clients in the local community, learn about organizational structure and culture, and gain real-world experience as they complete ... view course details

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 14927PADM 5900  LEC 001

PADM 5910

Provides 2nd year MPA students with opportunities to practice skills they've learned in their coursework and professional experiences to address policy or management problems for real-world clients in ... view course details

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  • Topic: CIPA Domestic Capstone

  • 13657PADM 5910  SEM 102

PADM 5944

This hands-on, half-semester course is designed to provide students with practical experience in developing an innovative public or private solution to a local community problem. Students engage in a "Public ... view course details

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  • 1.5 Credits Graded

  • 15740PADM 5944  SEM 101

PADM 5950

Provides 2nd year MPA students with opportunities to practice skills they've learned in their coursework and professional experiences to address policy or management problems for real-world clients in ... view course details

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 14837PADM 5950  SEM 101

  • Enrollment limited to: MPA students.