Analysing Public Policy

Queen Mary, University of London

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Analysing Public Policy

  • Host University

    Queen Mary, University of London

  • Location

    London, England

  • Area of Study

    Political Science, Public Policy Studies

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Upper

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    Hours & Credits

  • UK Credits

    15
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    4
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    6
  • Overview

    Credits: 15.0
    Overlap: None
    Prerequisite: POL100

    The aim of this module is to examine the theory and practice of policy-making in modern liberal democratic political systems. The module explores the way in which public issues and problems are triggered, defined and constructed, how policy agendas are set, how decision making takes place, and how policies are implemented. The module is comparative in scope and focuses primarily on case studies from the UK and USA.

    Assessment: 100.0% Coursework
    Level: 6

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