Career and Professional Development

Program Details


Diploma in Public Administration and Governance

Objectives

The Diploma in Public Administration and Governance focuses on integrating the important current issues and practices that affect day-to-day operations, decisions, systems and finances in a public organization. It is designed to build core competencies to enable students to develop analytical skills and problem-solving strategies that are critical for success in public service organizations, and to formalize functional skills necessary for effective management within the public sector. Students must have a Bachelor's degree in any discipline with a minimum CGPA of 3.0 out of 4.0, or 3.2 out of 4.0 in the last two years of full-time academic studies.

The schedule is tentative and subject to change.

Courses

Number Title Prerequisites Available Times
Spring/Summer 2020 Fall 2020 Winter 2021 Spring/Summer 2021
10 REQUIRED Courses (30 credits):
CGM2 510 Project Management: Tools and Techniques Not open to Special Students SAT
TUE
FRI/SAT
MON
CORG 551 Behaviour in Organizations SAT
TUE/THU
TUE
WED
FRI/SAT
WED
CPAG 500 Lean Operations in Public Services TUE
CPAG 510 Current Issues in Public Sector Management WED
CPAG 515 Public Regulations and Ethics in the Public Sector
CPAG 520 Leadership and Governance in Public Organizations
CPAG 525 Public Finance, Budgeting and Reporting THU
CPL2 533 Developing Leadership Skills CORG 551 MON
CPL2 534 Leading in Diverse and Global Workplaces THU
CPL2 552 Strategic Management Advanced Student FRI
TUE/THU
TUE
FRI/SAT
MON