National N Diploma in Public Management

Public Management

  • N4-N6
  • Full Time
  • Two Years

COURSE OVERVIEW

A career in Public Management will prepare you for a variety of public service functions. A strong element of the course is knowledge of administrative structures and an understanding of the public and private sector. You will broaden your expertise in computers, communication, public admin, municipal administration, public finance, public law, the changing dynamics of society and how government operates in this complex environment. The programme also teaches you how to put this knowledge into practice.

Admission Requirements

Any of the following certificates will be accepted at registration:

  •  National Senior Certificate/Grade 12
  • N3 Certificate/NCV Level 4 Certificate
  • ABET Level 4 Certificate

Career Fields

Administration
Public Affairs Research
Local Government
Public Relations
Certification and Examination Authority

Learners will receive the following at each level:

  • National Certificate N4, N5, N6
  • National N Diploma in Public Management on completion of N4-N6 and 18-months’ of in- service training

The National N Diploma includes two (2) years of theory and 18-months of in-service training.
All examinations are set and administered by the Department of Higher Education and Training (DHET). The National N Diploma is issued by the DHET.

Study Materials

All textbooks at BTC are free. Simply enquire on registration for more details.

Pricing

Enquire at any of our campuses for a current programme pricelist.

Employment Options

Business Management can open many doors of opportunity. Some of the options you may explore include:

  • Administration
  • Public Affairs Research
  • Local Government
  • Public Relations
TITLE
CURRICULUM / COURSE OUTCOMES
LEVEL
National N4 Certificate: 1st Year 1st Semester Subjects
Intro Computer Practice, Intro Communication,Intro Public Administration, Intro Entrepreneurship
Intro N4
1st Year 2nd Semester Subjects
Computer Practice, Public Administration, Management Communication, Entrepreneurship and Business Management
N4
National N5 Certificate: 2nd Year 1st Semester Subjects
Public Finance, Municipal Administration, Public Administration, Public Relations
N5
National N6 Certificate: 2nd Year 2nd Semester Subjects
Public Finance, Municipal Administration, Public Administration, Public law
N6
Further Studies

On successful completion, you will receive a National N Diploma in Public Management and may further your studies at a University of Technology.

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