Atlas107 Implementation and Delivery
… one of the core Atlas Courses
Atlas course syllabus
This Atlas course syllabus covers the 12 normed topics in the subject of Implementation and Delivery deemed to be core learning requirements for graduates of MPP and MPA programs.
On successful completion of this course students will be familiar with the theories and principles in the topics and concepts noted below.
The topics are normed in having a volume of content capable of being taught in one course-week of instruction − nominally 3 hours of in-class work and 7 hours of outside-class reading.
- The Study of Implementation and Delivery
- Strategic Management in the Public Sector
- Designing the Delivery Model
- Securing Legal Authority and Budgetary Resources
- Promoting Innovation and Driving Change
- Consulting and Communicating on Policy
- Organizing and Measuring for Performance
- Managing Risk
- Promoting Learning
- Implementing through Partners and Networks
- Controlling Fraud, Waste, and Abuse
- Managing Emergencies and Crises
Like other normed topics on the Atlas, each of these has a topic description, links to core concepts relevant to the topic, learning outcomes, a reading list drawn from available course syllabi, and a series of concept comprehension questions.
Capital Expenditure Authority
Operating Expenditure Authority
Public Opinion Research Authority
Atlas resource pages relevant to Implementation and Delivery
Course syllabi sources
Recommended readings [TO COME]
Week 1: The Study of Implementation and Delivery
Week 2: Strategic Management in the Public Sector
Week 3: Designing the Delivery Model
Week 4: Securing Legal Authority and Budgetary Resources
Week 5: Promoting Innovation and Driving Change
Week 6: Consulting and Communicating on Policy
Week 7: Organizing and Measuring for Performance
Week 8: Managing Risk
Week 9: Identifying Best Practices
Week 10: Implementing through Partners and Networks
Week 11: Controlling Waste, Fraud, and Corruption
Week 12: Managing Emergencies and Crises
Concept comprehension questions
Page created by: Ian Clark, last updated 30 November 2019.
Image: University of Tartu, MA Programme in Democracy and Governance, at http://www.rti.ut.ee/en/admissions/ma-programme-democracy-and-governance, accessed 10 December 2015.