Fall 2009 Course Description

Advanced Topics in Management

Section Title: Mobilizing the Community & Managing Volunteers
Instructor(s): Sarah Rehnborg
Course: P A 388L - Advanced Topics in Management
(previously Seminar on Topics in Public Management)
Unique Number: 63140
Day & Time: Wednesdays, 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Room: SRH 3.355
Waitlist Information:For LBJ Students: UT Waitlist Information
Notes: Cross List with SW

This course fulfills requirements for the following specialization(s):

Description: Planning for, facilitating and creating an organizational culture conducive to community engagement and volunteer participation requires managers capable of working collaboratively to build projects that engage citizens in meaningful, goal directed work that addresses the organizational mission and meets identified need. Designed to examine the issue of community participation and the management of volunteers this course draws on material from the field of volunteer, nonprofit and public sector administration, and will be supplemented with presentations by experienced practitioners, videos, and case studies.

Specifically, students will complete this course with:

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