Entry Requirements


Description
At least five (5) subjects at CXC/CSEC (General Proficiency), grades I, II, or III or GCE "O" level, grades A, B, or C. Subjects must include English Language.
One year certificate in Industrial Relations and Social Studies from Critchlow Labour College (CLC) together with a pass at the University of Guyana Entrance Examination (UGEE).
The Government Technical Institute Ordinary Diploma in Commerce (ODC).
The Government Technical Institute Ordinary Certificate in Business Studies.
One year certificate in Industrial Relations and Management (IDCE).
Trained Teacher's Certificate, Grade I, Class I.
Mature age (26 years and over) together with a pass at the University of Guyana Entrance Examination (UGEE).
A Diploma from the University of Guyana or other recognized post-secondary institution.
A Degree or its equivalent in another Department/Faculty or its equivalent from a recognized post-secondary institution.
Any qualification considered by the University to be equivalent to any of the above.

Courses

First Year
First Year
Semester 1
Course Code Course Name Course Credits Remarks
ECN1100 Introductory Micro-Economics 4
POL1100 Theory and Practice of Politics 3
SOC1100 The Study of Society 3
DPM1100 Introduction to Public Management 3
ENG1105 Introduction to the Use of English 4
Semester 2
Course Code Course Name Course Credits Remarks
ENG1205 Use of English 4
POL1200 Introduction to Political Structures and Institutions 3
ECN1203 Introductory Statistics 3
ECN1200 Introductory Macro-Economics 4
DPM1200 Administrative Techniques 3
Second Year
Semester 1
Course Code Course Name Course Credits Remarks
DPM2100 Introduction to Public Finance and Budgeting 3
MNG2100 Computer Studies I 4
ACT1100 Introduction to Accounting 4
DPM2102 Supervisory Management Techniques 4
Semester 2
Course Code Course Name Course Credits Remarks
DPM3200 Public Financial Management 4
MNG2200 Computer Studies II 4
MNG2202 Organisational Theory and Behaviour 4
DPM2200 Introduction to Public Policy 3
Third Year
Semester 1
Course Code Course Name Course Credits Remarks
ACT2100 Financial Accounting I 4
POL3100 Introduction to Caribbean Politics 3
ACT3101 Public Sector Accounting 4
DPM3101 Organisational Analysis 4
Semester 2
Course Code Course Name Course Credits Remarks
DPM3202 Management Skills Development 4
DPM3209 Local, Regional & Municipal Government 4
DPM3201 Public Programme Planning 4
DPM3205 Human Resource Management 4
Fourth Year
Semester 1
Course Code Course Name Course Credits Remarks
POL3105 Introduction to International Relations 3
DPM4100 Public Policy Making & Analysis 4
GIA4104 Research Strategies & Techniques 3
DPM4106 Strategic Public Sector Management 4
Semester 2
Course Code Course Name Course Credits Remarks
ZZZ1202 Elective (4 credits) 4 Choose DPM4207 for this elective course. If you need any clarification, Please consult HOD.
WWW1201 Elective (3 or 4 credits) 3 Choose POL 3207, IRL3209, or IRL 4201 for this elective course after consultation with your HOD.
DPM4206 Management Systems Design & Analysis 4
GIA4204 Independent Research Project 3

Contact Us

Faculty of Social Sciences

  • University of Guyana, Turkeyen Campus
    Greater Georgetown
    Guyana
  • +592 222-4927
    +592 222-3575
  • fss@uog.edu.gy