International Public Policy

Graduate Program Co-ordinator: Colleen Loomis, PhD

Laurier's School of International Policy and Governance comprises two graduate programs including the Master of international public policy program. This program is offered through the Balsillie School of International Affairs, a collaborative partnership among Wilfrid Laurier University, the University of Waterloo, and The Centre for International Governance Innovation (CIGI), a public policy think tank that addresses international governance challenges.

Note on Courses Contained in Graduate Calendar

As far as possible, each program attempts to provide a full range of core courses and electives. However, every course listed in this Calendar is not available in every session or every year.

Students are encouraged to consult the program/department to inquire about course offerings each year.

Course Offerings
Course #TitleCredits
IP601 Public Sector Economics and the Global Economy 0.5
IP602 Tools for Public Policy Analysis and Program Evaluation 0.5
IP603 Comparative Public Policy 0.5
IP604 Politics, Policy and Globalization 0.5
IP605 Building Policy Skills: Interdisciplinary Seminar I 0.5
IP606 Bringing it All Together: Interdisciplinary Seminar II 0.5
IP607 Economics of International Trade and Migration 0.5
IP608 Economics of Human Security and the Environment 0.5
IP612 Earth Governance: The Politics and Law of Environmental Policy 0.5
IP613 Special Topics in International Environmental Policy 0.5
IP622 Power and Policy in the Global Economy 0.5
IP623 Special Topics in International Economic Relations 0.5
IP632 The Politics of Human Security 0.5
IP633 Special Topics in Human Security 0.5
IP642 The Social Politics of Migration 0.5
IP643 Special Topics in Migration 0.5
IP652 Global Health Policy and Governance 0.5
IP654 Special Topics in International Public Policy 0.5
IP680 Directed Study 0.5
IP699 Foundations in Global Public Policy 2.0