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Public Policy Immersion

This immersion provides students with a clear understanding of public policy, the policy process, and policy analysis. Students have the opportunity to develop perspectives on a variety of contemporary public policy issues, especially those that emerge from scientific and technological advancements. Policy Analysis (PUBL-301) and Decision Analysis (PUBL-302) are offered especially for students who are interested in pursing the master of science degree in science, technology, and public policy or who have an interest in analytical tools. This immersion is closed to students majoring in public policy.

Course
Electives
Choose three of the following:
   PUBL-201    Ethics, Values and Public Policy
   PUBL-210    Introduction to Qualitative Policy Analysis
   PUBL-301    Public Policy Analysis
   PUBL-302    Decision Analysis  
   PUBL-489    Special Topics
   PUBL-510    Technology Innovation and Public Policy
   PUBL-520    Information and Communication Policy
   PUBL-530    Energy Policy
   STSO-201    Science and Technology Policy
   STSO-341    Biomedical Issues: Science and Technology
   STSO-421    Environmental Policy

* At least one course must be at the 300 level or higher.