PLU | School of Management BA In Public Administration

PLU | School of Management BA In Public Administration

THE PROGRAM AIM AND OBJECTIVES

Aim

The programme is designed to enable students understand the process of management, administration and decision making in the public sector

Objectives

The objectives of the program are:

  • To understand and apply the principles of public administration
  • To appreciate the impact of market reforms in the public sector
  • To help students become familiar with the concepts, principles and theories of public administration finance
  • To advance student’s career objectives by developing the skills and knowledge in public administration

 YEAR ONE

SEMESTER ONE

  1. PAD 111 Introduction to business
  2. PAD 112 Introduction to Business Communication
  3. PAD 113 Introduction to Strategic Management
  4. PAD 114 Management Principles and Practice

SEMESTER TWO

  1. PAD 121  Introduction to Business Law
  2. PAD 122 Computer Applications
  3. PAD 123 Analysing and Improving Organization Behaviour
  4. PAD 124 Introduction to Entrepreneurship

YEAR TWO

SEMESTER ONE

  1. PAD 211 Introduction to Business Law
  2. PAD 212 Micro – Economics
  3. PAD 213 Principles of Public Sector Management
  4. PAD 214 Introduction to Public Sector Economics

SEMESTER TWO

  1. PAD 221 Business Environment
  2. PAD 222 Macro – Economics
  3. PAD 223 Introduction to Public Services Management
  4. PAD 224 Customer Service for Managers

YEAR THREE

 SEMESTER ONE

  1. PAD 311 Research Methodology
  2. PAD 312 Communication and Information Technology
  3. PAD 313 Business Law
  4. PAD 314  Entrepreneurship

SEMESTER TWO

  1. PAD 321 Marketing and Prices in the Public Sector
  2. PAD 322 Public Sector Ethics
  3. PAD 323 Public Sector Strategy
  4. PAD 324 International Business Environment

YEAR FOUR

SEMESTER ONE

  1. PAD 411 Public Sector Accounting
  2. PAD 412 Public Services Management
  3. PAD 413 Strategic Management
  4. PAD 414 Public Sector Economics

SEMESTER TWO

  1. PAD 421 Budgeting and Planning in the Public Sector
  2. PAD 42 2 Managing and Measuring Performance in the Public Sector
  3. PAD 423 Nationalization and Privatization in the Public  Sector
  4. PAD 424 Research Project