Course Catalog

Golden Gate University offers degree and certificate programs at three teaching centers and online.

EMPA 301
Research Methods and Analysis

4 Unit(s)

Provides students with the writing, analytical and research tools required by professional public managers. Emphasis is on the methods of problem identification, developing a research strategy and formal research proposal; identification of secondary sources essential to public policy and management research; use of the Internet as a research tool; appropriate research methodologies; and, a special emphasis on improving the student's ability to write concisely and in a persuasive style. Training in the use of multi-media presentation methods will be provided as well.

View Course Sections: Summer 2023 , Spring 2023