Core Courses

Comparative Governance

Course Structure

This is an eight week course (one module) divided into four sections:

1.Why do we need governance?
2.Institutions within a governance system
3.Public policy development
4.Governance within a globalized world

Teaching Style

The course will be an interactive blend of lecture and discussion and will include field trips specific to students' areas of interest. Formats may include but are not limited to: traditional lecture followed by discussion; a town hall discussion with students; or a panel discussion with other leading authorities in the field; and debates between professors and visitors.