Career and Professional Development

Program Details


Certificate in Public Administration and Governance

Objectives

The Certificate in Public Administration and Governance focuses on public service management, organization, and prioritization of day-to-day functions for people in management and for other stakeholders who work cooperatively and productively with others, including the needs of clients who use services in the public sector. A strong emphasis is placed on integrating the important current issues and policies that affect the day-to-day operating, decisions, systems and finances in a public organization.

The schedule is tentative and subject to change.

Courses

Number Title Prerequisites Available Times
Spring/Summer 2021 Fall 2021 Winter 2022 Spring/Summer 2022
10 REQUIRED Courses (30 credits):
CGMG 210 Fundamentals of Project Management Restriction: Open to students currently in a program. Not open to Special Students. TUE/THU
TUE
TBD
MON
CGMG 305 Managing in Public and Non-Profit Organizations Co-requisite: CORG 225 TUE
CORG 225 Foundation of Organizational Behaviour and Admin TUE/THU
SAT
MON
WED
CORG 420 Human Resource Management: Theory and Practice CORG 225 WED
THU
THU
CPAG 220 Fundamentals of Public Finance, Budgeting and Reporting TUE/THU
MON to SAT
CPAG 225 Found. of Public Regulations and Ethics in Public Sector WED
CPAG 300 Lean Operational Practices in Public Services TUE
CPAG 305 Current Issues in Public Sector Administration MON/WED
CPAG 400 Diversity and Cross Cultural Management MON/WED
THU
CPAG 410 Strategic Planning and Implementation Advanced students. WED
MON
TUE