16-17.Administrative practice overview
Topics: More detailed treatment of the roles of organizational developer, supervisor, administrator, evaluator, and manager of personnel, funds, and information. Organizational structure and the roles of agency boards.
Text: Kirst-Ashman & Hull, Ch. 7.
Course pack: Organizational charts
Reading: Patti, R. (1987). Managing for service effectiveness in social welfare organizations. Social Work 32(5), 377-381.
Readings & discussion
Report to Class
Topics: Setting goals and objectives, process and outcome objectives, financial management, budgets, program evaluation, performance evaluation.
Text: Kirst-Ashman & Hull, Ch. 10, 14.
Course pack: Overview of evaluation types and activities; writing goals and objectives