Fall 2018 Course Information
Economic Development and Strategies and Programs
||Iowa State University
||C DEV 513
||3 credit hours - $580 per credit
||August 20, 2018 - December 14, 2018
The course covers the most widely used strategies and programs for economic development within an action planning process. Course content includes retention and expansion of business and industry, retail development and downtown revitalization, incubating new firm creation, industrial attraction, and tourism development. Students look at strategies and programs that use all forms of capital from all sources: private, public, and nonprofit sectors. Students study the organized efforts to plan, build, and manage each program.
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Disability Support Services
To request accommodations for this course, contact the disability support office at your home university. You must register each semester and for each course. Read more about the Great Plains IDEA process for requesting accommodations.
Students will receive course information and a welcome letter about 3 weeks prior to the start of class. Then approximately one week before the first day of class at Iowa State University, the ISU campus coordinators (Michelle Zander
or Karen Smidt
) will email course access instructions to students for courses taught by Iowa State.
This course does not require an exam proctor.
This course does not include synchronous components.