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Cursus: 202000492
202000492
Introduction to Public Administration
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Cursus202000492
Studiepunten (ECTS)5
CursustypeCursus
VoertaalEngels
ContactpersoonM.J. de Nobel
E-mailm.j.denobel@utwente.nl
Docenten
Examinator
dr. C. Matera
Contactpersoon van de cursus
M.J. de Nobel
Examinator
prof.dr. R. Torenvlied
Collegejaar2022
Aanvangsblok
1A
AanmeldingsprocedureZelf aanmelden via OSIRIS Student
Inschrijven via OSIRISJa
Cursusdoelen
This Pre-master course is a part of module Governing in a Tech-Based Society in the bachelor programme Management, Society and Technology.
For more information, please visit the course information of that module.


After completion of this course:
  • Students are able to describe the basic characteristics of Public Administration as a discipline
  • Students are able to describe, at a basic level, the rationales for government action, structures of governments, and the core concepts of collective decision-making. Students are able to apply these concepts to understand a current event in the domain of society and technology and related to the project.
  • Students are able to describe, at a basic level, the core concepts of administration and bureaucracy, leadership and management in administrations, and the motivation of officials. Students are able to apply these concepts to understand a current problem of bureaucracy in the domain of society and technology.

Secondary aims are in the field of European Studies.
 
Inhoud
What are the origins of public administration and what are the main traits of public administration as an academic discipline? This element introduces pre-master students to the overarching concepts and tools pertaining to the master programme in Public Administration. In this element, you will learn about the fundamental theories and concepts related to government action and its organization.
 
Participating study
Bachelor Management, Society and Technology
Verplicht materiaal
Book
A.W. Heringa (2021),Constitutions Compared. An Introduction to Comparative Constitutional Law, Eleven International Publishing(6th edition) ISBN: 978-94-6236-205-5
Book
Vries, Michiel S. de (2016). Understanding Public Administration. London: Palgrave
Aanbevolen materiaal
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Werkvormen
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