Public Management

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Course Number: 
GAFL 7330

Course Section

001

Program: 

  • Executive MPA

Course Type: 

  • Core

Instructor(s)

Semester: 

  • Fall 2022

Course Format

Hybrid (on-campus and online)
On-Campus
On-Campus Day(s): 
Friday
On-Campus Time(s): 

This is a hybrid course, with synchronous, online meetings and once-monthly, on-campus meetings in Philadelphia, PA. Fall 2022 on-campus meetings will be held the following 4 Fridays from 9:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.: September 9, October 14, November 11, and December 9. The class will also meet Monday evenings from 7:00 - 8:00 p.m. 

On-Campus Location:

Online
Online Day(s): 
Monday
Online Time: 
7:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Course Description: 

How can you become an effective public manager? Technical skills in budgeting, organization, and management are not enough; you need to understand the social and political context of the organization and be able to effectively coordinate with relevant stakeholders to produce change. Working with real-world examples, this class helps students develop this competency.

Fels Institute of Government

The Fels Institute of Government
3814 Walnut St. 
Philadelphia, PA 19104

(215) 898-7326
felsinstitute@sas.upenn.edu