Policy Making
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Course code
RIV6009.YK
old course code
RIV6009
Course title in Estonian
Poliitika kujundamine
Course title in English
Policy Making
ECTS credits
5.0
Assessment form
Examination
lecturer of 2022/2023 Autumn semester
Kersten Kattai (language of instruction:Estonian)
lecturer of 2022/2023 Spring semester
lecturer not assigned
Course aims
The purpose of the course:
To understand policy analysis and its' methods, the process of policy making and its' stages;
To implement the acquired competence of public policy to theoretically map and decipher policy perspectives;
To deepen the general knowledge of central theoretical approaches of political sciences.
Brief description of the course
The course gives an insight to the following subjects:
The development of public policy as a dicipline - the need for such dicipline and its' generalistics. The main frames of research of public policy. The process of policy-making, political analysis. Structuring policy problems - the types of policy models and the methods of structuring. Prognosis of policy outcomes. The methods of proposal for policy choices. Proposals of policy choices - approaches and methods. Policy implementation and outcome monitoring. Valuing policies, different methods of monitoring. Different perspectives of desicion-making process analysis.
Learning outcomes in the course
Upon completing the course the student:
- understands policy analysis and its' methods, the process of policy making and its' stages;
- can implement the acquired competence of public policy to theoretically map and decipher policy perspectives;
-has deepen the general knowledge of central theoretical approaches of political sciences.
Teacher
Kersten Kattai
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