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Public Financial Management - ANZG6004

Year - 2020

Public financial management practices permeate the information and systems that govern the everyday decision-making of public managers. This unit covers key conceptual and practical matters relating to financial and non-financial performance in the public sector. Through a variety of teaching approaches and assignment activities, you will acquire skills to critically appraise the key institutions and practices that manage and account for public resources and public policies.

taught over 4 days through a series of inter-linked seminars and workshops - 38 contact hours in total.

expenditure analysis presentation (20% equivalent to 1000 wd), budgeting systems policy brief (30%, 2000 wd), research report (50%, 3500 wd)

Additional information
Note: ANZSOG EMPA students only eligible for this unit. The unit is taught at another Institution.


Faculty: Arts and Social Sciences

Intensive December

23 Nov 2020

Department/School: Graduate School of Government
Study Mode: Block mode
Census Date: 04 Dec 2020
Unit of study level: Postgraduate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
Courses that offer this unit

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