Autumn Quarter 2017
Tuesdays & Thursdays
11:30 a.m. - 12:50 p.m.
5 Credits
Update: Course satisfies the Individuals & Society (I&S) undergraduate general education requirement

Open to all UW undergraduate students

This introduction to the field of policy analysis, governance, and public service teaches students how to analyze  and evaluate policy and actions, as well as how individuals organize for common purposes.

Learn how institutional problems are solved for the betterment of society, how policies can be analyzed and measured for impact, and how public policies are designed and implemented in order to respond to complex challenges related to climate change, urban planning, social justice, city planning, and more. 

Autumn quarter registration now open.

Meet the Professors

Ben Brunjes

Assistant Professor

Elizabeth Richardson Vigdor

Senior Lecturer


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