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Public Administration department is one of the departments under the school of management and business studies (SMBS) in Yaba College of Technology. The department was established on December, 2014 after a successful accreditation of the new department from the NBTC 

 

 

Programme Goal: Full Time/Part Time.

 

The National Diploma in Public Administration is designed to produce middle level manpower required for the running of efficient and effective administration in the public service and private sector.

 

Programme Objectives.

 

 It is expected that a diplomate of this Programme should be able to:-

 

            i.            Apply  the theories and practices of Public Administration

            ii.            Analyse the nature and operations of the machinery of government.

            iii.            Analyse the nature and scope of inter-governmental relations.

            iv.            Apply the basic principle in the Management of Public Enterprises.

            v.            Examine the structure and function of Local Government.

          vi.            Identify management problems at the appropriate level, analyse them and design strategies to solve them.

           vii.            Apply the basic principles of Financial Management.

          viii.            Mobilise small communities or group of Individual for the preparation of small scale business effectively and profitably.

           ix.            Apply the basic principle of law in official relationship and transaction.

          x.            Carry out elementary application of the computer in processing data/ information.

        xi.            Run a small administration/personnel unit in any organization with minimum supervision of superior officer.

 

Entry Requirement for the programme

             COURSE: National Diploma in Public Administration

 

GENERAL REQUIREMENT: (1) 5 Credit pass in WASCE, GCE, SSCE, or NECO at not more than two (2) sittings.

 

COMPULSORY CREDITS: A Credit pass in English Language, Mathematics, Government/History and two (2) subjects from any of the following: Economics, Geography, Account, Financial Management, Commerce, Literature in English, Civic Education and Agric. Science/Biology/Physics/Chemistry

 

         JAMB Requirements:

         CORE COURSE: English Language, Mathematics Government/History and any other subject from:   Economics, Commerce, Principle of Account, Civic Education Geography and so on.

 

LOCATION:   YABA, LAGOS.

 

Task Inventory Diploma Programme in Public Administration is structured to run for two (2) academic sessions of two (4) semesters, each of class room and workshop activities in the institution and three(3) to four (4) months of supervised industrial work experience scheme (SIWES) in the relevant organization, usually at the second session.

 

Project:    project work is an integral part of the National Diploma Curriculum. The student will carry out an original research project in the field of public administration to qualify for the award of National Diploma (ND) Certificate.

 

Evaluation: for purpose of awarding the National Diploma in Public Administration, the student?s work shall include examinations, project, course work ( tests, quizzes, practical etc) and industrial attachment. The weighting or each of the components shall be as prescribed by the National Board for Technical Education, and the institution running the programme.

 

Certification: The National Diploma (ND) in Public Administration shall be awarded only to persons who have satisfied all conditions for the award of the award of the certificate as laid down by the National Board for Technical Education (NBTE), and the institution in which the programme is offered.

 

Job Opportunities: There is abundant job opportunities of the programme (i.e. Public Administration holders) in both Public Sector and Private Sector establishment, in administrative capacity.



ND FULL TIME/PART TIME PROGRAMME PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION

NATIONAL DIPLOMA 1 ( 1ST SEMESTER)

S/N

COURSE CODE

COURSE TITLE

COURSE UNIT

1.         

PAD 111

Elements of Public Admin

3

2.         

PAD 112

Theories of Admin & Management

3

3.         

PAD 113

Elements of Government

3

4.         

PAD 114

Principles of Economics

3

5.         

PAD 115

Introduction to Psychology

2

6.         

PAD 116

Business Mathematics

2

7.         

PAD 117

Public Service Rules & Regulation I

2

8.         

ACC 111

Principles of Account

2

9.         

GNS 101

Use of English

2

10.      

GNS 230

General Biology

2

11.      

GNS 111

Citizenship Education 1/HIV I

2

 

Total

26

NATIONAL DIPLOMA 1( 2nd SEMESTER)

S/N

COURSE CODE

COURSE TITLE

COURSE UNIT

1.         

PAD 125

Elements of Cooperative

2

2.         

PAD 218

Principles of Marketing

2

3.         

LGS 101

Local Govt. Admin.1

3

4.         

PAD 121

Nigerian Govt. & Politics 1

2

5.         

COM 101

Introduction to Computers

2

6.         

PAD 122

Introduction to Comm. Development

2

7.         

PAD 124

General Principles of Law

2

8.         

GNS 102

Communication in English

2

9.         

GNS 129

General Chemistry

2

10.      

PAD 123

Statistics

2

11.      

PAD 127

Public Service Rule II

2

12.      

EED 126

Intro to Entrepreneurship

2

 

Total

25






 

NATIONAL DIPLOMA II ( 1ST SEMESTER)

S/N

COURSE CODE

COURSE TITLE

COURSE UNIT

1.         

ACC 212

Cost accounting

2

2.         

COM 123

Computer Packages

2

3.         

GNS 201

Use of English II

2

4.         

LGS 102

Local Government Admin. II

2

5.         

PAD 211

Introduction to Public Finance

2

6.         

PAD 212

Nigerian Govt. & Politics II

2

7.         

PAD 213

Principles of Human Resources Mgt.

3

8.         

PAD 214

Introduction to Public Enterprises Management

2

9.         

PAD 215

Research Methods

2

10.      

PAD 217

Office Management

2

11.      

PAD 219

Introduction to Sociology

2

12.      

EED 216

Practice of Entrepreneurship

2

 

Total

25

NATIONAL DIPLOMA II( 2nd SEMESTER)

S/N

COURSE CODE

COURSE TITLE

COURSE UNIT

1.         

MAC 422

Communication

2

2.         

PAD 226

Nigerian Labour law

2

3.         

PAD 225

Law of meetings

2

4.         

GNS 202

Communication in English II

2

5.         

PAD 229

Our Developing Realm

2

6.         

PAD 221

Introduction to Inter-governmental relations

2

7.         

PAD 222

Project

2

8.         

PAD 223

Social and Economic Development

3

9.         

BAM 211

Principles of Management

2

 

Total

20

 

 

 




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