Course Catalog

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

EMPA 301
Research Methods and Analysis

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.

Units: 4 , Offered: Spring 2021 , Fall 2020