Public Administration and Good Governance

Department of Public Administration and Good Governance

BIMENYIMANA Perpetue

Head of the Department

Phone:0788842365

Email: biperpetue1@yahoo.fr

ENTRY PROFILE

As Administration and Good Governance is cross cutting domain, whatever you have studies you can follow without difficulties if you are committed. But mainly, in secondary school one should have done: Social sciences, Human sciences, Economic sciences, Secretary and other related subjects.

EXIT PROFILE

  • Executive secretary of a district, sector or cell
  • Human resource manager in public and private sectors
  • Governor of a province or other government institutions
  • Technical advisor in the central government especially in the ministries and/or other government organizations
  • Team leader in Non Government Organization (NGO) and civil societies
  •  Political advisor of the Parliament, political parties and other political sectors
  •  Administrator in a hospital, health centers and other social institutions
  •  Conflict manager in public and private organizations
  •  Project/ program design, monitoring and evaluation managers

The whole programme is four Years to get Bachelor’s degree as degree rewards

MODULE TITLE Unit title Face to face hours students Hours Total hours Number of credits
Languages I English and French 65 35 100 10
Research Skills Fundamentals of Information Technology Introduction to Scientific Work 100 50 150 15
Philosophical and anthropological studies Social and Cultural Anthropology Introduction to Philosophy Ethics and Rwandan Culture 100 50 150 15
Introduction to Political Science Introduction to Political Science 130 70 200 20
Political institutions and state society relations Introduction to Public Administration Introduction to Good Governance General and Public Administration 130 70 200 20
Psycho-Sociology General sociology, Psychology 65 35 100 10
History Contemporary World History Rwandan History 130 70 200 20
Introduction to Private Law Introduction to Law, Introduction to Private Law, Social Law 65 35 100 10
TOTAL HOURS 785 415 1200 120

Level II

MODULE TITLE Module content Face to face hours students Hours Total hours Number of credits
Introduction to Public Law Administrative Law, Constitutional Law 65 35 100 10
Entrepreneurship Entrepreneurs and entrepreneurship, Elaboration of a Business plan and a marketing plan, entreprises creation and managing their growth 65 35 100 10
Languages II English II, French II 65 35 100 10
Advanced Communication Techniques Social Communication Techniques Administrative Communication Techniques 65 35 100 10
Comparative politics Introduction to international Relations Political Phenomena, Political Reforms, Democracy and Electoral Politics in Africa 130 70 200 20
Introduction to economics Principles of Economics, Rwandan Economy, Accounting Elements 130 70 200 20
Introduction to Development Studies Development Strategies and Policies Development Administration Gender and Development 130 70 200 20
Statistics and Applied Mathematics Demography, Descriptive Statistics, Applied Mathematics 130 70 200 20
TOTAL HOURS 780 420 1200 120

Level III

MODULE TITLE Module content Face to face hours students Hours Total hours Number of credits
Public Policy Formation and Management Political Analysis, Public Policies Design, Public Policy Planning, Public Policy Monitoring and Evaluation 130 70 200 20
Physical Planning , Administrative Organization and Methods Territorial Management, Urbanization Infrastructures, Management Infrastructures, Equipment, Stock Management, and Administrative Organization and Methods 130 70 200 20
Governance and Leadership Leadership, Procedures Setting and Decision Making, Policies and Administration Public Services 130 70 200 20
TOTAL HOURS 390 210 600 60

Level IV

MODULE TITLE Module content Face to face hours students Hours Total hours Number of credits
Languages III English III, French III 65 35 100 10
Project Management Project Design and Programming 100 50 150 20
Conflict Resolution and Political thoughts Theories and Strategy of Conflict Management Political Movement and Ideologies 130 70 200 20
Applied Research Methodology Methods of Social Sciences Research Applied Social Science Research Seminar on Internship and Dissertation 100 50 150 15
TOTAL HOURS 395 205 600 60

Level V

MODULE TITLE Module content Face to face hours students Hours Total hours Number of credits
Languages IV English IV, French IV 65 35 100 10
Public Sector Finance and Accounting Public Finance, Budget Policy Financial , Management, Public Accounting, States’ Patrimony Management 130 70 200 20
Advanced Organization and Administration Local Government Organization, Advanced Public Administration, Efficient and effective Coordination of Government, Policies and Programs 130 70 200 20
Organizational Theory Theories of Organization Human Resource Management 100 70 150 20
Rural Economy and Management Management of Cooperatives, Rural Economy 100 70 150 20
Seminar on Fundamental Principles of Government and Good Governance assessment Seminar on Fundamental Principles of Government The Seminar on Methods of Assessment of Goo Governance 130 70 200 20
Practical Training and Dissertation Practical Training (Internship), Dissertation (Memoir) 130 70 200 20
TOTAL HOURS 780 420 1200 120