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The public policy minor provides students with a foundation in the field of public policy and allows them to make connections between public policy and other fields of study. This minor underscores the role of public policy on science and technology-based problems. Students will obtain a deeper understanding of what public policy is and how it is integrated within a number of specific contexts.
Students must take five of the courses from the list below. At least one must be from the list of three foundational options (PUBL-101. PUBL-201, or STSO-201). The other four can come from the any of the courses listed below, including the other two foundational courses. (At least two of these courses must be 300 level or above.).
This minor is closed to students majoring in public policy.
Required Courses: Choose at least one of the three below:
|PUBL-101||Foundations of Public Policy|
|PUBL-201||Ethics, Values and Public Policy|
|STSO-201||Science and Technology Policy|
Electives: Choose up to four of the courses to bring your total number of courses to 5*
|PUBL-210||Introduction to Qualitative Methods|
|PUBL-301||Public Policy Analysis|
|PUBL-489||Special Topics in Public Policy|
|PUBL-510||Technology Innovation and Public Policy|
|PUBL-520||Information and Communication Policy|
* two electives must be 300 level or higher