Public Management 

NATIONAL DIPLOMA: N4 PUBLIC MANAGEMENT

Course Overview

This qualification is for persons who are working or aspire to work as a Public Relations Officer on a management level.

This qualification is aimed primarily at giving learners technical, theoretical, practical and workplace knowledge and skills required in their chosen occupational/vocational area. It has been developed to enable learners who are particularly interested and talented in an occupational/vocational area to develop competencies in financial management, which will enable them to either study further, or be employed and be productive in the sector at entry level and/or second tier level. This qualification is aimed primarily at giving learners technical, theoretical, practical and workplace knowledge and skills required in their chosen occupational/vocational area.

Global Availability

This course is specially designed for distant learning (also known as e-Learning).

At EMET we make use of modern e-Learning technology, utilising our Virtual Classroom as the main method of distant learning. It allows learners, through EMET’s Virtual Classroom design, to be equipped and trained, at leisure, Nationally. This enables learners to remain in their daily work while being equipped part-time.

Learners will be able to communicate with facilitators via email.

Career Opportunities

• Government Departments   • Charity Organisations   • Private Sector

Course Contents

N4 PUBLIC MANAGEMENT (SAQA ID 66875)

  • Computer Practice N4
  • Public Administration N4
  • Management Communication N4
  • Entrepreneurship and Business Management N4

Course Contents

N5 PUBLIC MANAGEMENT (SAQA ID 66955)

  • Computer Practice N5
  • Public Administration N5
  • Municipal Administration N5
  • Public Finance N5

Course Contents

N6 PUBLIC MANAGEMENT (SAQA ID 67000)

  • Computer Practice N6
  • Public Administration N6
  • Municipal Administration N6
  • Public Law N6
  • After completing the N6 Certificate, students need to complete 18 months of practical experience in their area of study to obtain a National N-Diploma.

Programme Type

The National N Diploma: Public Management is a National N Diploma of the Department of Education.

Accreditation

NQF LEVEL: 5

Programme Duration

You should be able to complete this course within 36 months.

Entrance Requirements

Learners need one of the following   • National Senior Certificate    N3 in the relevant specialisation area.

Certification

Upon successful completion of the N4+N5+N6 National Certificates and the relevant 18 months practical workplace learning, the learner will be awarded the National N Diploma Level 6 from the Department of Education.