Programme and project management in the public sector 709

Module code PMA 709
Qualification UPOnline
Faculty Faculty of Economic and Management Sciences
Module content
  • Theories and issues shaping contemporary public programme and project management.
  • Programme and project-based public management.
  • Appropriate department arrangements to support programmes and projects.
  • Procedures to manage risks in programmes.
  • Ways to get buy-in to public service projects by top-level political authority and other relevant stakeholders.
  • International trends in programme management.
  • Translation of policy programmes into projects.
  • The value of project management in government.
  • Sponsoring of multiple projects to support project goals.
  • Planning, monitoring and evaluation of specific projects.
  • Project risk management.
Module credits 20.00
NQF Level 08
Prerequisites No prerequisites.
Contact time Fully online
Language of tuition Module is presented in English
Department School of Public Management and Administration
Period of presentation UPOnline Long Intake

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