CS Part III Section VI

Intro One

Introduction

This section is intended to equip the candidate with knowledge, skills and attitudes that will enable him/her to have an understanding in Strategic Management, Public Policy and Administration, Governance and Secretarial Audit

LEARNING OUTCOME

Strategic management

A candidate who passes this paper should be able to:

  • Explain the concepts of strategy, strategic management and strategic
    management process
  • Analyse an organisation’s environment and its impact on strategic
    decisions
  • Develop and implement a strategic plan
  • Demonstrate an ability for critical and strategic thinking
  • Effectively react to and incorporate emerging issues in strategic
    Management
LEARNING OUTCOME

Public Policy and Administration

A candidate who passes this paper should be able to:

  • Discuss the history, scope and environment of public administration
  • Articulate the basic theories and concepts relevant to the field of public
    administration.
  • Apply requisite knowledge to manage public sector organisations
  • Apply relevant skills in policy-making processes in implementation
  • Develop analytical and conceptual skills in critical evaluation of major policy
    issues
  • Apply democratic principles of public participation in decision making.
LEARNING OUTCOME

Governance and Secretarial Audit

A candidate who passes this paper should e able to:

  • Identify the objectives and scope of governance and secretarial audits
  • Design and implement a governance and secretarial audit strategy
  • Prepare and interpret various governance and secretarial audit reports
  • Analyse the various check-lists/work sheets for governance and secretarial
    audits
  • Conduct board evaluations.