Social Policy

Social Policy
Justifications for government intervention in families and individual lives, effectiveness of social policies.
 Hours3.0 Credit, 3.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
 ProgramsContaining POLI 335
Course Outcomes

Political Process, Theory, and Thought

To recognize the relationship between public policy and the dimension of choice in service and practice methods.

Political Process, Theory, and thought

To have knowledge and understanding of the impact of social welfare policies on the nation's minorities and other more vulnerable populations (e.g. r ace, culture, class, gender , sexual orientation, religion, physical or mental abilities).

Politics, International Relations, and Political Philosophy

Recognize the extent to which a culture' s structures and values may oppress, marginalize alienate, or create or enhance privilege and power

Political Process, Theory, and Thought

To develop knowledge of our social welfare policies in the context of the systems theory to show how they are interdependent and influenced by various factors and forces in our multiple and complex society .

Political Process, Theory and Thought

Understand the forms and mechanisms of oppression and discrimination