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Undergraduate Course List

This semester's course list for the Undergraduate Certificate in Public Policy & Administration.
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Learn more about the School of Public Policy's Undergraduate Certificate or graduate degree programs.

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Undergraduate Courses

SPP 190A: Water, Oil and Blood: The Middle East in Global Policy

More Information: SPP 190A: Water, Oil and Blood: The Middle East in Global Policy

Credits / Notes:
4 cr
Instructor:
David Mednicoff
Meets:
T/TH 10:00-11:15PM
Room:
TBA
Class Number:
81497
Course note:
Requires Discussion

SPP 297P: The Politician and The Journalist

More Information: SPP 297P: The Politician and The Journalist

Credits / Notes:
3 cr
Instructor:
Richard Neal
Meets:
Mon 9:05-11:35
Room:
ONLINE
Class Number:
81538
Course note:
Cross-listed with JOURN 297P

SPP 320: Public Administration

More Information: SPP 320: Public Administration

Credits / Notes:
4 cr
Instructor:
Al Roberts
Meets:
M/W 2:30-3:45PM
Room:
ONLINE
Class Number:
83553
Course note:
Includes a required discussion block / Meets with PolSci 320

SPP 397N: Natural Resource Policy & Administration

More Information: SPP 397N: Natural Resource Policy & Administration

Credits / Notes:
3 cr
Instructor:
Charles Schweik
Meets:
T/TH 10:00-11:15
Room:
TBA
Class Number:
81513
Course note:
This course is cross-listed with NRC 409

SPP 497C: Catalyzing Change: Creating & Operating a Nonprofit

More Information: SPP 497C: Catalyzing Change: Creating & Operating a Nonprofit

Credits / Notes:
3 cr
Instructor:
Betsy Schmidt
Meets:
T 2:30-5:00
Room:
TBA
Class Number:
81529