University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

Powerful Ideas | Proven Results

Schedule of Classes

Fall 2019Term 2199  
ContentsOther SemestersPAWSAdvanced Search

Public Administration
The College of Letters & Science charges an additional special course fee for Distance Education (online) sections. These sections can be distinguished by a section number beginning with 2-- (e.g., 201, 202). If the special course fee is not listed in the Schedule of Classes, please contact Andy Cuneo, L&S Student Academic Services, via e-mail, acuneo@uwm.edu, or phone (414) 229-2787.
Courses - Expand Subject


PUB ADM 461(POL SCI 461): Organizational Theory and Practice (3 units; U/G )

Analysis of the role of organizations in contemporary society, with particular emphasis on governmental organizations that have formal regulation of individual group behavior as their basic functions.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st.

Analysis of the role of organizations in contemporary society, with particular emphasis on governmental organizations that have formal regulation of individual group behavior as their basic functions.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001
22716 7:00 PM-9:40 PM R 09/03-12/12 Letteney, Scott BOL B87  
    3 LEC 001
Graduate
24558 7:00 PM-9:40 PM R 09/03-12/12 Letteney, Scott BOL B87  

PUB ADM 461(POL SCI 461): Organizational Theory and Practice (3 units; U/G )

Analysis of the role of organizations in contemporary society, with particular emphasis on governmental organizations that have formal regulation of individual group behavior as their basic functions.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st.

Analysis of the role of organizations in contemporary society, with particular emphasis on governmental organizations that have formal regulation of individual group behavior as their basic functions.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001
22716 7:00 PM-9:40 PM R 09/03-12/12 Letteney, Scott BOL B87  
    3 LEC 001
Graduate
24558 7:00 PM-9:40 PM R 09/03-12/12 Letteney, Scott BOL B87  

PUB ADM-630: Budgeting and Finance in the Public Sector (3 units; U/G )

Examination of the budgeting process in the public sector; development of skills in budgeting and financial management. Topics include capital budgeting, debt management, revenue forecasting, and auditing.

Notes:
Jointly-offered w/& counts as repeat of UrbPlan 630. Prereq: sr st or cons instr.

Examination of the budgeting process in the public sector; development of skills in budgeting and financial management. Topics include capital budgeting, debt management, revenue forecasting, and auditing.

Notes:
Jointly-offered w/& counts as repeat of UrbPlan 630. Prereq: sr st or cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001
20495 6:00 PM-8:40 PM M 09/09-12/12 Kreklow, Steven KEN 1160  
Course taught partially online. Internet access req'd. Regular UWM off campus tuition assessed.
Consent required to audit.
    3 LEC 001
Graduate
24559 6:00 PM-8:40 PM M 09/09-12/12 Kreklow, Steven KEN 1160  
Consent required to audit.

PUB ADM-630G: Budgeting and Finance in the Public Sector (3 units; U/G )

Examination of the budgeting process in the public sector; development of skills in budgeting and financial management. Topics include capital budgeting, debt management, revenue forecasting, and auditing.

Notes:
Jointly-offered w/& counts as repeat of UrbPlan 630. Prereq: sr st or cons instr.

Examination of the budgeting process in the public sector; development of skills in budgeting and financial management. Topics include capital budgeting, debt management, revenue forecasting, and auditing.

Notes:
Jointly-offered w/& counts as repeat of UrbPlan 630. Prereq: sr st or cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001
20495 6:00 PM-8:40 PM M 09/09-12/12 Kreklow, Steven KEN 1160  
Course taught partially online. Internet access req'd. Regular UWM off campus tuition assessed.
Consent required to audit.
    3 LEC 001
Graduate
24559 6:00 PM-8:40 PM M 09/09-12/12 Kreklow, Steven KEN 1160  
Consent required to audit.

PUB ADM-750: Public Administration Risk and Analysis (3 units; G )

Efficiency analysis; return-on-investment analysis; shared services vs. privatization; total employee compensation as a management tool; risk mitigation; the government purchasing process.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 002
22329 6:00 PM-8:40 PM T 09/03-12/12 Henschel, Edmund BOL B92  

PUB ADM-763: Scope and Dynamics of Public Administration (3 units; G )

The field of public administration, including organization theory, public management, the politics of administration, and the role of government in policy-making.

Notes:
Pol Sci 763 & Pub Adm 763 are jointly offered; they count as repeats of one another. Prereq: grad st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 SEM 001
20496 6:00 PM-8:40 PM W 09/03-12/12 Ihrke, Douglas BOL B84  

PUB ADM 792(POL SCI 792): Decision-Making for Nonprofit and Public Organizations (3 units; G )

Research methods including research design, measurement, and analysis. Qualitative and quantitative decision-making methods. Understanding and using basic statistical concepts and techniques in decision making.

Notes:
Nonprof 792 & Pub Adm 792(Pol Sci 792) are jointly offered; they count as repeats of one another. Prereq: grad st

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001
23863 4:30 PM-7:10 PM W 09/03-12/12 Cleveland, William BOL B95  

PUB ADM-888: Candidate for Degree (0 units; G )

Available for graduate students who must meet minimum credit load requirement.

Notes:
Fee for 1 cr assessed. Prereq: grad st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    0 IND 001
17608 - 09/03-12/12 Ihrke, Douglas ROOM TBA  
Audit never allowed.

PUB ADM 921(POL SCI 921): Public Service Administrative Internship (3 units; G )

This course combines a supervised field placement in a governmental agency or non-profit organization with class sessions and assignments designed to augment the work experience.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st; cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 FLD 001
20517 - 09/03-12/12 Swartz, Mark ROOM TBA  

PUB ADM-999: Independent Study (1 - 3 units; G )

Independent study in a subject area of special need or interest after consultation with a faculty member.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 3 IND 001
17609 - 09/03-12/12 Ihrke, Douglas ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.

 
Additional Courses - Public Administration
 
BUS ADM-738: Human Resource Management (3 units; G )

Strategies for attracting, retaining and developing a diverse and international workforce. Topics include employment law, diversity, staffing, training, performance management, compensation and current issues.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st; BusMgmt 706(P).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001
18610 5:30 PM-8:10 PM R 09/03-12/12 Singh, Romila LUB S341  
Audit never allowed.

IND REL-921: Internship in Industrial Relations (1 - 6 units; G )

An internship with a company, union or a governmental agency in the field of human resources and labor relations. Project paper required. Retakeable to a total of 6 crs.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st; 8 cr in MHRLR Prog completed.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 6 FLD 001
19283 - 09/03-12/12 Davies, Susan ROOM TBA  

POL SCI-763: Scope and Dynamics of Public Administration (3 units; G )

The field of public administration, including organization theory, public management, the politics of administration, and the role of government in policy-making.

Notes:
Pol Sci 763 & Pub Adm 763 are jointly offered; they count as repeats of one another. Prereq: grad st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 SEM 001
21313 6:00 PM-8:40 PM W 09/03-12/12 Ihrke, Douglas BOL B84  

POL SCI-913: Seminar in Urban Political Process (3 units; G )

Analysis of the forces and processes that shape urban political life, with particular emphasis on patterns of government, political culture, power structures, and civic participation in urban and metropolitan communities.

Notes:
Pol Sci 913 & Urb Std 913 are jointly-offered; they count as repeats of one another. Prereq: grad st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 SEM 001
25929 4:00 PM-6:40 PM R 09/03-12/12 Rast, Joel BOL 702B  

URB STD-927: Urban Internship (2 - 3 units; G )

Advanced application and analysis of theory and acquired skills in supervised agency assignment.

Notes:
Retakable to 6 cr max. Prereq: grad st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    2 - 3 FLD 001
19987 - 09/03-12/12   ROOM TBA  
    2 - 3 FLD 002
20272 - 09/03-12/12   ROOM TBA  
    2 - 3 FLD 003
20356 - 09/03-12/12   ROOM TBA  

URBPLAN-651: Land Use Planning Practice (3 units; U/G )

Specific land planning methods and applications (subdivision regulation, zoning, site plan review, building permit process) used to implement community plans.

Notes:
Prereq: sr st.

Specific land planning methods and applications (subdivision regulation, zoning, site plan review, building permit process) used to implement community plans.

Notes:
Prereq: sr st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001
21527 1:30 PM-4:10 PM M 09/09-12/12 Kessler, Gregory AUP 189  
    3 LEC 001
Graduate
24579 1:30 PM-4:10 PM M 09/09-12/12 Kessler, Gregory AUP 189  

URBPLAN-651G: Land Use Planning Practice (3 units; U/G )

Specific land planning methods and applications (subdivision regulation, zoning, site plan review, building permit process) used to implement community plans.

Notes:
Prereq: sr st.

Specific land planning methods and applications (subdivision regulation, zoning, site plan review, building permit process) used to implement community plans.

Notes:
Prereq: sr st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001
21527 1:30 PM-4:10 PM M 09/09-12/12 Kessler, Gregory AUP 189  
    3 LEC 001
Graduate
24579 1:30 PM-4:10 PM M 09/09-12/12 Kessler, Gregory AUP 189  

URBPLAN-692: Special Topics in Urban Planning: (1 - 3 units; U/G )

Provides a format for the development and presentation of new material in Urban Planning on an experimental, one-term basis. Specific cr & any additional prereqs announced in Schedule of Classes whenever course is offered.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic to max of 9 cr. Prereq: jr st or cons instr.

Provides a format for the development and presentation of new material in Urban Planning on an experimental, one-term basis. Specific cr & any additional prereqs announced in Schedule of Classes whenever course is offered.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic to max of 9 cr. Prereq: jr st or cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Inclusive Design
    3 LEC 002
26633 9:00 AM-11:40 AM W 09/03-12/12 Rehbein, Krisann AUP 183  
Consent required to audit.
Inclusive Design
    3 LEC 002
Graduate
26634 9:00 AM-11:40 AM W 09/03-12/12 Rehbein, Krisann AUP 183  
Consent required to audit.
Charting the Post-Apocalyptic Landscape
    3 LEC 003
26812 5:30 PM-8:10 PM M 09/09-12/12 Lettow, Ash AUP 189  
Consent required to audit.
Charting the Post-Apocalyptic Landscape
    3 LEC 003
Graduate
26814 5:30 PM-8:10 PM M 09/09-12/12 Lettow, Ash AUP 189  
Consent required to audit.

URBPLAN-692G: Special Topics in Urban Planning: (1 - 3 units; U/G )

Provides a format for the development and presentation of new material in Urban Planning on an experimental, one-term basis. Specific cr & any additional prereqs announced in Schedule of Classes whenever course is offered.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic to max of 9 cr. Prereq: jr st or cons instr.

Provides a format for the development and presentation of new material in Urban Planning on an experimental, one-term basis. Specific cr & any additional prereqs announced in Schedule of Classes whenever course is offered.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic to max of 9 cr. Prereq: jr st or cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Inclusive Design
    3 LEC 002
26633 9:00 AM-11:40 AM W 09/03-12/12 Rehbein, Krisann AUP 183  
Consent required to audit.
Inclusive Design
    3 LEC 002
Graduate
26634 9:00 AM-11:40 AM W 09/03-12/12 Rehbein, Krisann AUP 183  
Consent required to audit.
Charting the Post-Apocalyptic Landscape
    3 LEC 003
26812 5:30 PM-8:10 PM M 09/09-12/12 Lettow, Ash AUP 189  
Consent required to audit.
Charting the Post-Apocalyptic Landscape
    3 LEC 003
Graduate
26814 5:30 PM-8:10 PM M 09/09-12/12 Lettow, Ash AUP 189  
Consent required to audit.

URBPLAN-711: Planning Theories and Practice (3 units; G )

Theories about how planners should act in the planning process. History, values, and ethics of the profession; methods of participation; discussion of power in planning.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001
21345 5:30 PM-8:10 PM W 09/03-12/12 Frank, Nancy AUP 189  
            W   Harris, Kirk    
Consent required to audit.

URBPLAN-721: Applied Planning Methods (3 units; G )

Data sources and analysis techniques for urban planning. Survey design, economic analyses, benefit/cost analysis, market areas; the complexities of public and private data sources.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001
20777 1:30 PM-4:10 PM R 09/03-12/12 Carlson, Virginia AUP 183  
Consent required to audit.

URBPLAN-762: Housing Markets and Public Policy (3 units; G )

An examination of national and local housing markets, their components and operations, and the impacts on them of a variety of public and private actions.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001
23250 5:30 PM-8:10 PM W 09/03-12/12 Kilmer, Larry AUP 104  

URBPLAN-791: Introduction to Urban Geographic Information Systems for Planning (3 units; G )

Use of spatially related information including gis and land records systems for improved productivity and decision making in service delivery, management, policy-planning, and land development.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 401
21618 4:30 PM-6:20 PM M 09/09-12/12 Benedict, Michael AUP 158  
      LAB 801
21526 6:30 PM-9:10 PM M 09/09-12/12 Loft, Makenzee AUP 158  

URBPLAN-810: Planning Policy Analysis (6 units; G )

Application of planning analysis tools in the context of policy issues involving planners; a case studies approach stressing both policy analysis and the role of the planner.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st; UrbPlan 701(P), 702(P), 711(P), 720(P), 721(P), 740(P); or cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    6 LEC 001
20773 5:30 PM-8:10 PM TR 09/03-12/12 Schneider, Robert AUP 183  

URBPLAN-857: Urban Design as Public Policy (3 units; G )

Orients students in urban planning to urban design problems as matters of public policy with focus on the analysis and implementation of urban design proposals rather than on the techniques used to generate such proposals.

Notes:
Not open to students who have cr in Arch 749 which is identical to UrbPlan 857. Prereq: grad st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001
25780 9:00 AM-11:40 AM R 09/03-12/12 Esswein, Carolyn AUP 189  

University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
P.O. Box 413, 2200 E. Kenwood Blvd.
Milwaukee, WI 53201-0413
(414) 229-1122