PUBLIC ADMIN STUDIES DEPARTMENT

PASD 900

Date :
Academic Year : 2017
First Run : October 2016 – June 2017
Second Run :
Third Run :
Fourth Run :
 
Course Objectives
  • The objectives of the PGDPA programme are to:
  • Broaden the intellectual scope of participants;
  • Develop analytical and problem-solving capabilities of participants to enable them anticipate and respond to rapid socio-economic changes;
  • Equip the participants with the knowledge and skills needed to operate as professionals in defined management areas;
  • Provide an opportunity for relating principles and theories of public administration and management to practical situations.
Course Contents
  • The programme is run in two semesters. The First Semester lasts from October of 2016 to February 2017. The Second Semester is from February 2017 to June 2017. Theoretical Courses are taught in the First Semester as a foundation for the applied and more practical Courses of the Second Semester. In the Second Semester, all the participants are required to take a common core course, as well as, all the Courses in one of the following five areas of specialization:
  • Personnel Management;
  • Finance, Supplies and Stores Management;
  • Planning and Research;
  • Local Government and Rural Development; and
  • Public Enterprises Management.
Target Audience : The target audience includes the following: (i) Candidates with good honour degrees and HND from recognized Universities and Polytechnics; (ii) Other accepted qualifications are: professional qualifications e.g. ACA, ACCA or CIS; etc. (iii) CPA with distinction from ASCON; (iv) Candidates with a Post-CPA Diploma in Public Administration/Management from a recognized University; (v) PSC (Pass Staff Course) or its equivalent from the Armed Forces; (vi) Registered Nurses (RN) plus post qualifications in Public Health, Theatre Nursing, Basic Orthopedics, Community Health, etc. (vii) Any other professional qualification acceptable to the Joint Board of Studies (JBS).
Duration : Nine (9) months
 
Venue : ASCON Complex, Topo-Badagry
 
Course Fee : N175,100.00 (excludes accommodation and feeding)
 
 

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OFFICIAL ADDRESS

  • Address: Ascon is located at Topo - Badagry,
    8km from Badagry roundabout, Badagry - Seme Express Way 86km from Mile 2, Lagos.
    Badagry, Lagos State, Nigeria.
    P.M.B 1004 Topo-Badagry, Lagos
  • Email: dg@ascon.gov.ng or info@ascon.gov.ng
  • Website: www.ascon.gov.ng
  • Phone: +234 8164824000 OR +234 8116743310