Courses offered by the School of Government

The School of Government offers courses in Public Policy at undergraduate & postgraduate level, and Public Management and e-Government at professional level.

The School of Government (SOG) offers courses in Public Policy at undergraduate, postgraduate and professional level, and Public Management and e-Government at professional level only.

A full list of the courses SOG currently offers is given below. Previous course outlines can be accessed on the Victoria Business School (Faculty of Commerce) website.

Course learning objectives

Each course has specific learning objectives that we expect students to have attained by the time that they have successfully completed the course.

Download the course learning objectives below.

For Postgraduate Course Learning Outcomes, please see the Course Outline for each course.

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100-level courses

  • PUBL 113: Social and Public Policy: Values and Change (2018)

200-level courses

  • PUBL 201: Introduction to Public Policy (2018)
  • PUBL 203: Introduction to Public Economics (2018)
  • PUBL 205: Development Policy and Management (2018)
  • PUBL 209: Introduction to Public Economics (2018)
  • PUBL 210: Policy Analysis Methods and Practice (2018)
  • PUBL 211: Introduction to Public Management (2018)

300-level courses

  • PUBL 303: Public Sector Economics (2018)
  • PUBL 304: Cabinet Government (2018)
  • PUBL 307: Environmental Policy and Governance (2018)
  • PUBL 310: Innovations in Public Policy (2018)
  • PUBL 311: Emerging Perspectives in Public Management (2018)
  • RESJ 301: Historical and Theoretical Foundations of Restorative Justice Practice (2018)
  • RESJ 303: Restorative Approaches in Context (2018)
  • RESJ 304: Directed Independent Study (2018)

500-level courses

  • EGOV 501: Managing Service Transformation (2018)
  • EGOV 502: e-Government, Public Sector Reform and Good Governance (2018)
  • EGOV 503: Managing ICT-enabled Forms of Public Engagement (2018)
  • EGOV 520: Introduction to Research in the Public Sector (2018)
  • EGOV 521: Research Project (2018)
  • GOVT 501: Government and Governing (2018)
  • GOVT 502: State, Economy and Society (2018)
  • GOVT 503: Policy and Management Practice (2018)
  • GOVT 511: Managing for Results (2018)
  • GOVT 512: Managing Public Resources (2018)
  • GOVT 513: Managing People in the Public Sector (2018)
  • GOVT 514: Leading Change in Public and Community Organisation (2018)
  • GOVT 515: Implementation and Service Delivery (2018)
  • GOVT 519: Development Policy and Management (2018)
  • GOVT 521: Economics and Policy (2018)
  • GOVT 522: Policy Analysis and Advising (2018)
  • GOVT 523: Policy Methods and Practice (2018)
  • GOVT 524: Policy Workshop (2018)
  • GOVT 532: e-Government (2018)
  • GOVT 533: Monitoring and Evaluation (2018)
  • GOVT 534: Public Integrity (2018)
  • GOVT 535: Contracting, Procurement and Collaboration (2018)
  • GOVT 539: Politics, Philosophy and Public Policy (2018)
  • GOVT 542: Governance for Sustainability and Resilience (2018)
  • GOVT 551: Special Topic: Investment Approaches and Contemporary Policymaking (2018)
  • GOVT 552: Special Topic: Public Policy and the Economics of Well-being (2018)
  • GOVT 561: Research Methods and Design (2018)
  • GOVT 562: Research Paper (2018)
  • GOVT 569: Internship (2018)
  • PADM 501: Delivering Public Value (2018)
  • PADM 502: Designing Public Policies and Programmes (2018)
  • PADM 503: Choices and Challenges for Government in a Market Economy (2018)
  • PADM 504: Decision Making Under Uncertainty (2018)
  • PADM 505: Governing by the Rules - The Jurisprudence of Governing (2018)
  • PADM 506: Leading Public Sector Change (2018)
  • PADM 507: Financial Management in the Public Sector (2018)
  • PADM 508: Approv Personal Course of Stud (2018)
  • PADM 509: Approv Personal Course of Stud (2018)
  • PADM 510: Approv Personal Course of Stud (2018)
  • PADM 511: Approv Personal Course of Stud (2018)
  • PADM 512: Work-based Project (2018)
  • PADM 515: Managing in Public Sector Organisations (2018)
  • PUBL 591: Thesis (2018)

600-level courses

  • GOVT 690: Thesis (2018)
  • PUBL 690: Public Policy for PhD (2018)