PPG301H1: Introduction to Public Policy


The course introduces students to the study of public policy, the policy process and our policy institutions in Canada. The course examines how issues emerge, how important ideas are framed, priorities are established, and agendas are set and managed. It explores how institutions – formal and informal rules which enable and constrain actors – shape policy-making in Canada.

Distribution Requirements: 
Social Science
Breadth Requirements: 
Society and its Institutions (3)