PADM 5441

PADM 5441

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2021-2022.

The course explores policy writing in its various forms, including: memos, briefs, position papers, op-eds, legislative testimony, formal letters, email, press releases, and social media. This course will feature lectures, interactive discussion, written deliverables, workshops, and guest speakers.  As a graduate-level course, students are expected to have thoroughly read all materials prior to class and be prepared to discuss readings in class.

When Offered Spring.

Permission Note While this course is designed for Master of Public Administration (MPA) students, advanced undergraduate and PhD. students may enroll with permission of the instructor.

Distribution Category (KCM-HE, SBA-HE)

  • Identify and assess targeted audience for writing in the context public policymaking and develop effective written communication.
  • Generate evidence for a written argument.
  • Draft a variety of written communication pieces that demonstrate mastery of the various genres of writing associated with public policy.
  • Demonstrate peer review techniques, such as editing and critiquing writing by peers.

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Syllabi: none
  •   Seven Week - Second. 

  • 1.5 Credits GradeNoAud

  • 13052 PADM 5441   LEC 001

    • TR Warren Hall B02
    • Mar 16 - May 10, 2022
    • Lamb, D

  • Instruction Mode: In Person