2021-2022 Undergraduate Bulletin

PAD 121 Information in Public Administration

(Formerly PAD 241)

3 hours 

Public managers manipulate and consume huge amounts of information. Students will learn about information systems used by public, private and nonprofit organizations and their impact on the administration of public programs. Students will use effective methods and techniques of information gathering, evaluation and presentation. The course will also teach students how to evaluate online and other sources. Particular attention will be given to the application of these skills in academic research.




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