Introduction to Politics - Public Administration

Course Code: FRSE 241

Academic Year: 2019-2020

This course is an organizational overview of the 3-levels of government in Canada. There will be a thorough exploration of current Issues facing municipalities and the relationship with the respective provinces. Students will take a particularly close look at the challenges faced by Public Safety Professionals, related to political structure and the unique make up of all municipalities within the province. Participants will leave with a better overall understanding of the complexities of governmental system and how they fit within it. The course will also introduce the students to the different types of legislation that govern the public service.