BACHELOR OF ARTS IN PUBLIC SECTOR MANAGEMENT

The Bachelor of Arts in Public Sector Management programme is designed to enable students understand the process of management, administration and decision making in the public sector.

The objectives of the program are to help students to: understand and apply the principles of public administration; appreciate the impact of market reforms in the public sector; help students become familiar with the concepts; principles and theories of public administration finance; and to advance student’s career objectives by developing the skills and knowledge in public administration.

Programme Description

FIRST YEAR
SEMESTER 1 SEMESTER 2
Introduction to Political Science

Introduction to Public Administration

Introduction to Sociology

Introduction to Philosophy

Principles of Economics

Public Sector Accounting

Quantitative Methods

Constitutional Law

SECOND YEAR
SEMESTER 1 SEMESTER 2
Public Management & Administration

Organization Theory & Behavior

Administrative Law

Public Finance & Taxation

Managing Public Service Delivery

Governance & Democratization

Computer Appreciation & Information Management

Research Methods Social Sciences

THIRD YEAR
SEMESTER 1 SEMESTER 2
Leadership Theory & Practice

Human Resource Management & Development

Public Finance & Budgeting

Local Government & Decentralization

Public Policy Formulation & Implementation

Industrial & Labor Relations in Public Sector

Public Relations

International Relations

FOURTH YEAR
SEMESTER 1 SEMESTER 2
Strategic Management

Public Sector Procurement Management

Public Private Partnerships

Dissertation

Monitoring & Evaluation

Public Policy & Management of Health Systems

Project Management

Dissertation