In a rapidly evolving political landscape, it’s vital to stay ahead of the game.
The University of Canberra’s Institute for Governance & Policy Analysis (IGPA) is running a series of Master Classes hosted by industry experts.
Our bespoke short courses provide a unique opportunity to quickly grasp new skills with broad application and immediate career impact. We use the best research available to develop evidence based theory and design leading practice programs.
Our Masterclasses will connect you with industry leaders and help develop the powerful leadership and strategic policy skills you need to meet the challenges of 21st century public administration.
If you’re a senior government executive, this 3-day course will help elevate your leadership skills and look beyond conventional ideas of management. Learn different styles to exercise leadership, tactics to mobilise your workforce and adapt to major changes, become a true agent for change without resistance from stakeholders.show more
With a media career that spans more than 25 years, ACT Australian of the Year – Virginia Haussegger knows a thing or two about media management. Through Virginia’s guidance and expertise, this Master Class will amplify your senior executive capacity, arming you with the skills toolkit necessary to tackle all things media, journalism and engagement.show more
Policy comes in all shapes and sizes. Sometimes its long-term, often its short term. Public officials need to develop the skills and capacity to respond reflectively and effectively to different policy challenges. Learn from the Professor of Politics and Governance at the University of Southampton, UK about the tools which will help you to cope with your policy challenges and prosper.show more
Learn from Urban Planner and author of ‘Crafting Innovative Places for Australia’s Knowledge Economy’, Richard Hu, on how government and the private sector can work together to co-create the next generation of innovative places. Establish strategic techniques, explore international best-practice and develop the tools you need to take a leadership role when crafting new and unique communities and centres.show more
Do you want the opportunity to expand the range and variety of methods you can use to gather and analyse evidence for policy making? Join the Professor of Politics and Governance at the University of Southampton, Gerry Stoker to explore policy making methods to assist you in your day to day work.show more
Policy or economic analyst? Equip yourself with the theoretical and practical knowledge to assess tax and transfer policies in Australia using microsimulation techniques with Dr Jinjing Li, Associate Professor at the National Social and Economic Modelling Centre (NATSEM) at the University of Canberra.show more
Have a question about our Master Classes?
Call: Nilima Mathai on 02 6201 5607 or Justin Wilson on 02 6201 2977