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Megan E. Mcnally
PB AF 598
Seattle Campus

Administrative and Policy Skills Workshop

Teaches practical administrative, leadership, and analytic skills commonly required of managers and analysts in the public and nonprofit sectors. The workshops emphasize hands-on problem resolution, simulations, and actual practice. Credit/no-credit only.

Class description

This one-credit course will strengthen studentsí understanding and management of the process for securing foundation, corporate, government, and other institutional funding. Through four skill-building workshops and one out-of-class assignment, students will gain practical, hands-on experience researching and evaluating opportunities, and conceptualizing, organizing, and preparing a proposal. Information and skills learned will be useful for those working or intending to work in nonprofit, philanthropic, education, or public organizations.

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General method of instruction

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Class assignments and grading

The information above is intended to be helpful in choosing courses. Because the instructor may further develop his/her plans for this course, its characteristics are subject to change without notice. In most cases, the official course syllabus will be distributed on the first day of class.
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Last Update by Blake N Cooper
Date: 01/11/2010