Public organisation studies 110

Module code ODM 110
Qualification Undergraduate
Faculty Faculty of Economic and Management Sciences
Module content

*Only available to BAdmin in Public Management (Option: Public Administration) students.
Development of organisation theory – from classical to contemporary theories. Organisation structure and design. Implementation of organisational functions including departmentalisation, coordination, span of control, unity of command, centralisation and decentralisation, authority and control. Public organisational dynamics and behaviour including establishing the organisational culture, individual differences in the workplace, motivating the public sector employee, group and team dynamics, communication, power and empowerment and public leadership skills.

Module credits 18.00
Prerequisites Only available to BAdmin in Public Management (Option: Public Administration) students
Contact time 3 days - 8 hours per day
Language of tuition Module is presented in English
Department School of Public Management and Administration
Period of presentation Semester 1

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