Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2009/2010
Canadian Excellence

PO347
Canadian Public Administration
0.5 Credit

A comprehensive examination of the principles and practices of public administration within a Canadian setting. Important areas of study include the historical development of public administration as a field of study; the work of notable writers in the field; the ecology of public administration; the growth of the modern state and its effect on the public service administrator; the role of the public service within the Canadian federal government structure; and the structures and processes of Canadian Public Administration.

Additional Course Information
Prerequisites
Registration status: Year 3 or Year 4 and PO263, or permission of the department.