Courses Catalogue

Government And Politics

COURSE CODE: PAM 7303
COURSE CREDIT UNIT: 3
ACADEMIC PROGRAMME: Public Administration and Management, Masters
COLLEGE/SCHOOL/FACULTY: College of Humanities and Social Sciences
STATUS: Core
PROGRAMME TYPE: Postgraduate

Course Description

To expose the learner to themes of government and politics, its scope and features, the choice of governing policies, the practices of policies by the government for economic, social, political, cultural development.

COURSE OBJECTIVES

The course is designed to; 

  • Enable students explain the government and practices of politics
  • Enable students describe the impact of the practices of politics within the governments
  • Enable students discuss the strength and challenges posed by practice of government politics
  • Enable students explain how politics influence the behaviour of government activities.

COURSE LEARNING OUTCOMES

By the end of the course unit students should be able to;

  • Explain how the government operates through the prong of politics
  • Describe the impact of the practices of politics within the governments
  • Know the strength and challenges posed by practice of government politics
  • Explain how politics influence the behaviour of government activities.