University of Birmingham
This programme offers a choice between streams in local government; criminal justice; social care and wellbeing; and public management in general; it provides an opportunity for students to develop your understanding of democratic governance and the challenges of improving performance and co-ordinating public services and governmental processes; students reflect on the changing demands affecting public organisations locally, regionally, nationally and internationally, building their knowledge base, leadership skills and self-confidence.
A good 1st degree or an equivalent professional qualification; subject to interview (and sometimes to a special test) candidates without a 1st degree may be admitted; those without the necessary qualifications may register for a Graduate Certificate or Diploma, and then, subject to satisfactory performance, their registration will be upgraded to Postgraduate level (Certificate, Diploma or Master�s); English language requirements may apply for international students.
Modules include: Public management and governance; collaborative strategy; outcomes, performance and resources; dissertation. Optional modules: Collaborative strategy; community governance and leadership; law, regulation and finance of commissioning; public management and leadership; making policy; managing people; oversight and scrutiny; participation and democracy; public services procurement and contracting; strategic commissioning.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|PgCert||Full-time||£ 3,060 per Academic year (home fees)||12 months|
|PgCert||Full-time||£ 4,950 per Academic year (overseas fees)||12 months|
|PgDip||Full-time||£ 6,120 per Academic year (home fees)||12 months|
|PgDip||Full-time||£ 9,900 per Academic year (overseas fees)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 9,180 per Academic year (home fees)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 14,850 per Academic year (overseas fees)||12 months|
|PgCert||Part-time||£ 2,910 per Whole course (home fees)||15 months|
|PgDip||Part-time||£ 3,060 per Academic year (home fees)||24 months|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 4,590 per Academic year (home fees)||24 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Edgbaston Campus||Birmingham||B15 2TU||West Midlands|
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