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Curriculum Structure

PUBLIC POLICY AND MANAGEMENT PROGRAM STRUCTURE

 

 

The program runs for two years and is separated into four semesters. Successful students should complete all courses in every semester.  The first two semesters are dedicated to general knowledge and skills on public policy and public management. On successful completion of the first year students are required to chose one of the available concentration streams : public policy, public management In total students have to complete the following:  25 ECTS for core courses, 6 ECTS for internship, 25 ECTS for the concentration stream, 20 ECTS on electives and 15 ECTS for thesis seminar and dissertation. A degree is conferred upon the successful completion of all courses and a submission of written research project.

 

YEAR ONE: 60 ECTS

 

 
SEMESTER  1:30 ECTS

 

 
      
NoTypeSubjectECTSLecturer 
1CEconomics of Public Sector4  
2CAdvanced Macroeconomics4  
3CEconometrics5  
4CQuantitative and Qualitative Analysis5  
5CPublic Policy Analysis7  
6CAdministration Theory5  
 

SEMESTER  2 :  30 ECTS

 

 
7CPublic Management and Governance7  
8CAdvanced Microeconomics5  
9CTheories of Public Affairs5  
10CLaw and Economics4  
11CEU Economic Governance4  
12CManagement Information Systems5  
YEAR TWO     
 

SEMESTER 3 – CONCENTRATION    

 
In semester three, students decide to specialize in one of the available streams: 
 
 
APublic Policy

 

 
BPublic Management

 

 
      
 

YEAR TWO

 
CONCENTRATION (1):  PUBLIC POLICY

 

 
NoTypeSubjectECTS  
1CPublic Policy Process in Kosovo5  
2CPublic Financial Management5  
3CPolicy Analysis, Evaluation and Implement.5  
4CEU Public Policy5  
5OLeadership and Organisational Behaviour5  
6OElective 15  
 

CONCENTRATION (2): PUBLIC MANAGEMENT

 

 
NoTypeSubjectECTS  
1CStrategic Management5  
2CHRM and Employment Relations5  
3CPublic Financial Management5  
4CEU Administrative Law5  
5OLidership and Organisational Behaviour5  
6OElective 15  
      
 

SEMESTER 4

 

    

 
13OProject Management5  
14OInternship and Professional Development5  
15OElective 25  
16CDissertation15  
      
 

ELECTIVES – The subjects below aim are selected to enable students to widen their skills and competencies.

 

 
1ODecision Theory5  
2OInternational Political Economy5  
3ONon-Governmental Organisations5  
4OLocal Government, Regulation and Finance5  
5 Environmental Policy and Management5  
6 Public Services and Welfare State5