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Course descriptions provided by the Courses of Study 2019-2020.

PADM 5000

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

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  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-5 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 14102PADM 5000  IND 601

    • TBA
    • Miller, L

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-5 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 14103PADM 5000  IND 602

    • TBA
    • Johnson, M

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-5 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 14104PADM 5000  IND 603

    • TBA
    • Mathiason, J

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-5 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 19058PADM 5000  IND 605

    • TBA
    • Ahmad, R

PADM 5009

This course prepares MPA students to enter the job market with the expertise and experience to launch a successful career as well as obtain professional skills necessary to be leaders in the field of public ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1 Credit S/U NoAud

  • 14246PADM 5009  LEC 001

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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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1 Credit S/U NoAud

  • 14240PADM 5010  LEC 002

  • Taught in NYC.

  • 14241PADM 5010  LEC 003

  • Taught in Washington, DC.

PADM 5011

This roundtable series is required of all first-semester, second-year CIPA students.  The course consists of a series of interactive roundtable events held throughout the semester that are designed to ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1 Credit S/U NoAud

  • 14209PADM 5011  SEM 001

    • F
    • Aug 30, 2019
    • Kirchner Malone, K

      O'Toole, T

  • Student attendance is required at the first class session. Attendance at additional class sessions is arranged by the department.

PADM 5053

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

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  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1.5 Credits S/U NoAud

  • 14851PADM 5053  LEC 001

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1.5 Credits S/U NoAud

  • 14993PADM 5053  LEC 002

PADM 5055

Designed for non-native speakers of English, this course is designed to develop a variety of skills needed to develop effective academic presentations. This includes the examination of organizational strategies ... view course details

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  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1.5 Credits S/U NoAud

  • 14754PADM 5055  LEC 001

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  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1.5 Credits S/U NoAud

  • 17580PADM 5055  LEC 002

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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  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 14101PADM 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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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 14107PADM 5118  LEC 001

  • Instruction Mode: Hybrid - Online & In Person
    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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  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 13974PADM 5130  LEC 001

  • Enrollment limited to MPA Students or Instructor Permission.

PADM 5210

The primary learning goals of this course are (1) to understand the core concepts of microeconomics and (2) to develop analytical/problem-solving skills. This course differs from typical intermediate-level ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 14178PADM 5210  LEC 001

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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Syllabi: 1 available
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: CEE 6930

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 12986PADM 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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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 13752PADM 5340  LEC 001

PADM 5410

Provides students with a practioner's focus on financial, managerial, and leadership issues in the non-profit sector, both domestic and international, including universities, hospitals, environmental groups, ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: ILRHR 4605ILRHR 6605

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 13972PADM 5410  LEC 001

PADM 5414

This hands-on, skill-building graduate-level course for Project Management. The focus is on how to best manage public sector projects including those managed by government agencies, nonprofits, consulting ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 17632PADM 5414  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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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 14010PADM 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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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 13751PADM 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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Syllabi: none
  •   Seven Week - First.  Choose one seminar and one field studies.

  • 1.5 Credits GradeNoAud

  • 12988PADM 5455  SEM 101

  • 18130PADM 5455  FLD 801

  • Trip to Seoul, Korea. Travel dates to Seoul are 10/18/2019 and travel dates from Seoul are 10/26/19.

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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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 14024PADM 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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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 14011PADM 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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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 14118PADM 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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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 14760PADM 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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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 14033PADM 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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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • Topic: CIPA Domestic Capstone

  • 12987PADM 5910  SEM 102

PADM 5930

This 7 week seminar course will focus on writing for policy and professional audiences in public affairs. This course is particularly directed at first year students in the MPA program who plan to complete ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Seven Week - Second. 

  • 1.5 Credits Graded

  • 18660PADM 5930  LEC 001

    • MWWarren Hall B50
    • Oct 23 - Dec 10, 2019
    • Miller, L

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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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 13973PADM 5950  SEM 101

  • Enrollment limited to: MPA students.