PADM 5455

PADM 5455

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2020-2021. Courses of Study 2021-2022 is scheduled to publish by July 1.

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, accountability/transparency, political participation, and the interaction of culture, politics, and public management. The case of Seoul, Korea will be explored in-depth.

When Offered Fall.

Fees Field trip fee: TBA.
Permission Note Enrollment limited to: MPA students.

  • Students will describe criteria for comparison in public administration and apply global benchmarking frameworks for evaluating public administration and urban policy to Seoul, Korea's urban policy agenda.
  • Students will discuss problems with engaging in comparative field research on public administration (case selection, cultural factors, etc.), and apply remedies in their own research designs.
  • Students will develop an original scholarly analysis of one or more aspects of Seoul, Korea's urban policy agenda.
  • Students will present research findings to senior managers in Seoul Metropolitan Government {SMG).

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Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Seven Week - First.  Choose one seminar and one field studies.

  • 1.5 Credits GradeNoAud

  • 13345PADM 5455  SEM 101

    • MTo Be Assigned
    • Aug 26 - Oct 19, 2021
    • O'Toole, T

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

  • 13506PADM 5455  FLD 801

  • Instruction Mode: In Person
    Trip to Seoul, Korea. Travel dates to Seoul are 10/18/2019 and travel dates from Seoul are 10/26/19.