• Offered by Crawford School of Public Policy
  • ANU College ANU College of Asia and the Pacific
  • Course subject Policy and Governance
Strategic Policymaking (POGO8506)

There is little doubt that we live in fast-moving and turbulent times: rapid economic change, unexpected political events, and social and technological transformations all make any stable parametric assumption for policymaking hazardous. What does this imply for policymakers? Are we stuck, hamster-like, in the middle of a rapidly spinning policy cycle?  Or can we chart a more deliberate course in the midst of constant change?  In this course, participants will acquire the tools to think and act strategically.  These can help propel a government or organisation’s agenda, manage complexity, and stimulate innovation. Through class sessions that combine theoretical tools with practical case studies, participants will develop the ability to look forward, choose strategic courses of action, and implement strategy while remaining open to change

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Winter Session

Class number Class start date Last day to enrol Census date Class end date Mode Of Delivery Class Summary
6898 03 Aug 2018 10 Aug 2018 24 Aug 2018 15 Nov 2018 In-Person and Online N/A

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