Courses Catalogue

Social Sector Planning And Management

ACADEMIC PROGRAMME: Social Work And Social Administration, Bachelor
COLLEGE/SCHOOL/FACULTY: College of Humanities and Social Sciences
PROGRAMME TYPE: Undergraduate

Required Readings

  1. Tirmizi A.S. &Vogeslang D.J. (2017). Leading and managing in the Social Sector: Strategies for advancing Human Dignity & Social Justice, Management for Professionals. Springer International Publishing
  2. Rout S.H., & Mishra P. (2015). Social Sector in India: Issues & Challenges. UK: Cambridge Scholars Publishing
  3. Johnson G., Whittington R., & Scholes K. (2011). Exploring Strategy: Texts & Cases, (9th Ed.).England: Pearson Education Limited
  4. Daft D.R. (2013). Organization Theory and Design (11thed.), Mason, OH: South-Western: Cengage Learning.
  5. Dessler G. (2013). Human Resource Management. (13thEd.).England: Pearson Education Limited
  6. Omona, J. (2010). “Cooperatives as a model of poverty Alleviation in the 21st Century: Strategies for effectiveness in Uganda”. Malaysian Journal of Co-operative Studies Vol.6, 2010, pp25-47; ISSN: 1823-5387. Available at
  7. Slack N., Chambers S., Johnson R., (2010) Management Operations. 6th Ed. England: Prentice Hall, Financial Times
  8. Adams, R., Dominelli, L., & Payne M., (2002) Critical Practices in Social Work. New York,
  9. Palgrave Andrew Green & Ann Mathias Non-governmental Organizations in developing countries
  10. Bruce Jansson (1994) Social Policy: From Theory to Practice. Belmont, Brooks/Cole Publishing Company
  11. Coburn A.W., Spence, RJS. Pomonis, A. (1994) Disaster Mitgation. Cambridge Architectural Research Limited, Cambridge
  12. John Clark (1991) Democratizing development: The role of Voluntary Organizations
  13. Levin, H., Voluntary Organizations in Social Welfare. “Encyclopaedia of Social Work”, pp1573-1582, 1997
  14. Midgley, J. (1997) Social Welfare in Global Context, Sage Publications: New Delhi
  15. Midgley, James (1999), Social Development, the development perspective in social Welfare, London: Sage Publications

  1. Academy of Management Journal
  2. Academy of Management Review
  3. The social services journal
  4. Social development journal
  5. Journal for studies in Management and Planning

    Policy and Legal Framework
  1. The Uganda Social Development Sector Plan 2015/2016-2019-2020