Course Selection Guide

Recommended courses to be taken as your first courses in the program:

  • Strategic Financial Management
  • Policy Formulation and Analysis
  • Managerial Economics
  • Government Structures and Organization
  • Research Methods

    When planning your program of study, please keep the following availability of courses in mind:

2019/20

Fall 2019

Winter 2020

Spring/Summer 2020

Mandatory Strategic Financial Management H/W Government Structures  H Policy Formulation H/ O
  Research Methods H/O Human Resource Mgmt H/O Business & Government H/O
  Managerial Economics H/O Strategic Management in the PS H/O  
    Managing the Information Resource H/W  
Elective Risk Management in PS  H Intergovernmental Relations H/O Municipal Government  H/W
  Management Skills Development (With MBA FS/L)     
       

2020/21

Fall 2020

Winter 2021

Spring/Summer 2021

  Government Structures  H/O Policy Formulation H/W Managing Information Resources H/O
  Research Methods H/W Strategic Financial Management H/O Public Service Leadership
  Strategic Management in the PS H/W Business & Government H/W Intergovernmental Relations *NEW March 2021
    Managerial Economics H/O  
Elective Public Service Leadership (H) Program Evaluation (H)  
  Management Skills Development (with MBA)    
       

2021/2022

Fall 2021

Winter 2022

Spring/Summer 2022

Mandatory Strategic Financial Management W Government Structures  W Policy Formulation H/ O
  Research Methods H/O Human Resource Mgmt H/ O Business & Government H/O
  Strategic Management in the PS H/O Managing the Information Resource H/W  
    Managerial Economics H/W  
Elective Public Economics (new Apr21) TBA  H/O TBA  W
  Management Skills Development (With MBA FS/L) T/W    
       

2022/2023

Fall 2022

Winter 2023

Spring/Summer 2023

Mandatory Managing the Information Resource H Policy Formulation  O Government Structures  H/O
  Human Resource Mgmt H/W Managerial Economics H/O Business & Government H/W
  Strategic Financial Management H/O Strategic Management in the PS H/W  
    Research Methods H/W  
Elective TBA  TBA   TBA
Management Skills Development (With MBA FS/L) (T/H)
H/O/W  = Halifax and Ottawa and Western (City TBD)
Recommended courses to be taken as your first courses in the program:  
·         Government Structures
·         Policy Formulation
·         Strategic Financial Management
·         Managerial Economics
·         Research Methods
Highly recommended that you take Strategic Management in the Public Sector toward the end of your program.

Please note: This is a tentative schedule and subject to change.  Courses and intensive locations offerings are subject to minimum enrolment 


Please note: These Syllabi are subject to change. They are from the last offering of the course and will give you a good general idea of the course outline, learning objectives and assignments/scheduling.