National College of Public Administration and Governance
of Arts in Public Administration curriculum
COLLEGE OF PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION AND GOVERNANCE
Total Number of Units: 144
11 - INTRO TO PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION.
Understanding of the language and basic concepts of
public administration and its development as a field of study.
108 - PHILIPPINE ADMINISTRATIVE THOUGHT AND INSTITUTIONS. Theories
and ideas underlying the Philippine administrative system; the general
structure of the Philippine bureaucracy; its principal operating features,
including the personnel system, the financial system, the processes of
policy-making, national-local relations, and major problems areas.
111 - MANAGEMENT OF ORGANIZATIONS. Understanding the major theories
and practices of organization and management, and their relevance to the
113 - OFFICE AND SYSTEMS MANAGEMENT. The management of a government
office, with emphasis on records and property management, systems improvement,
modern office equipment, and the design and implementation of a management
121 - PUBLIC PERSONNEL ADMINISTRATION.
Survey of developments and current trends in personnel management. An
introduction to basic personnel techniques, such as position classification
122 - TECHNIQUES IN PERSONNEL MANAGEMENT. Techniques in personnel
management at the agency level.
131 - PUBLIC FISCAL ADMINISTRATION. The organization and procedure
of efficient fiscal management including tax administration, expenditure
control, auditing, purchasing, and debt administration.
132 - PUBLIC ACCOUNTING AND BUDGETING. Budgeting and accounting for
the government service.
141 - PUBLIC POLICY AND PROGRAM ADMINISTRATION. Public policy
formulation and implementation; administration and evaluation of public
142 - TOOLS FOR POLICY ANALYSIS. Principles, concepts and techniques
for systematic analysis and decision - making in public policy and management.
143 - PROGRAM AND PROJECT DEVELOPMENT AND MANAGEMENT. Concepts, methods and processes in planning, implementing, monitoring
and evaluating programs and projects.
146 - ADMINISTRATIVE LAW. An examination of basic principles of law
with which the administrator should be familiar; judicial enforcement of
administrative decisions, and legal remedies against administrative action.
151 - LOCAL GOVERNMENT AND REGIONAL ADMINISTRATION. The
administrative organizations and operations of local governments; the
structure and processes of regional administration.
160 - POLITICS AND ADMINISTRATION.
Consideration of political goals of the nation, including nation building,
legitimacy and other issues of political development, the role of the
bureaucracy in their attainment, reciprocal influence of politics and
161 - ETHICS AND ACCOUNTABILITY IN THE PUBLIC SERVICE. Ethical
questions and behavior in the public service and the issue of administrative
172 - PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION AND THE ECONOMIC SYSTEM. Consideration
of the economic role of government; principal forms of governmental
intervention in the economy; and the role of public administration in the
implementation of economic policies.
181 - INTERNSHIP IN GOVERNMENTAL ADMINISTRATION. Practical
experience in government offices under the supervision of a faculty member of
191 - SPECIAL TOPICS IN PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION.
199.1 – RESEARCH METHODS IN PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION I. Introduction
to research design, documentation, analysis and other research methods in
public administration, and the use of computers in data processing and
199.2 – RESEARCH METHODS IN PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION II The
conduct of research through the administration of a data gathering instrument,
analysis of data collected and the writing of a research report.