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Undergraduate Course List

This semester's course list for the Undergraduate Certificate in Public Policy & Administration.
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Undergraduate Courses

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

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Credits / Notes:
4 cr
Instructor:
David Mednicoff
Meets:
T/TH 10:00-11:15PM
Room:
South College W245
Class Number:
50357

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:
ILC N155
Class Number:
51628
Course note:
Cross-listed with JOURN 297P

SPP 396: Ind Study / Alternative Spring Break

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Credits / Notes:
2 cr
Instructor:
Kent Higgins
Meets:
N/A
Class Number:
50345

SPP 397N: Natural Resource Policy & Administration

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Credits / Notes:
3 cr
Instructor:
Charles Schweik
Meets:
T/TH 10:00-11:15
Room:
ILC S211
Class Number:
50373
Course note:
This course is cross-listed with NRC 409

SPP 496: Ind Study / Alternative Spring Break

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Credits / Notes:
2 cr
Instructor:
Kent Higgins
Class Number:
50344
Course note:
Registration through Instructor Kent Higgins

SPP 497P: Policy & Program Evaluation

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Credits / Notes:
3 cr
Instructor:
Valerie Cooley
Meets:
W 10:45-1:15
Room:
Machmer E-23
Class Number:
50364
Course note:
Previous Intro to Stats class required

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

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Credits / Notes:
3 cr
Instructor:
Betsy Schmidt
Meets:
T 10:00-12:30
Room:
Machmer E23
Class Number:
50389
Undergraduate Elective

SPP 391FP Framing Public Policies & the News

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Credits / Notes:
3 cr
Instructor:
Justin Gross
Meets:
T/TH 10:00-11:15
Room:
Dickinson 114
Class Number:
51748

SPP 39G Internet Policy and Governance

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Credits / Notes:
3 cr
Instructor:
Martha Fuentes-Bautista
Meets:
W 11:15-1:45
Room:
ILC S418
Class Number:
51621