Public administration and management theory 700

Module code AET 700
Qualification Postgraduate
Faculty Faculty of Economic and Management Sciences
Module content
  • The nature, origins and scope of Public Administration
  • Sub-fields of Public Administration
  • Relationship between Public Administration and other disciplines
  • Theoretical discourse in Public Administration
  • Politics-administration interface
  • Application of Public Administration
  • The nature, concepts and techniques of Public Management
  • New Public Management doctrine
  • Issues in public management
  • Strategic management
  • Measurement of efficiency and effectiveness in public organisations
Module credits 20.00
Prerequisites No prerequisites.
Contact time 1 lecture per week
Language of tuition Module is presented in English
Academic organisation School of Public Man + Admin
Period of presentation Semester 1

The information published here is subject to change and may be amended after the publication of this information. The General Regulations (G Regulations) apply to all faculties of the University of Pretoria. It is expected of students to familiarise themselves well with these regulations as well as with the information contained in the General Rules section. Ignorance concerning these regulations and rules will not be accepted as an excuse for any transgression.

Copyright © University of Pretoria 2024. All rights reserved.

COVID-19 Corona Virus South African Resource Portal

To contact the University during the COVID-19 lockdown, please send an email to [email protected]

FAQ's Email Us Virtual Campus Share Cookie Preferences