ABOUT THE COURSE

The four-year Public Management course aims to develop public servants with the required knowledge, values and skills to serve as professionals in government and society. BPM prepares its graduates for: technical and administrative positions in the government including the Foreign Service and civil society; Law School; and executive policy-making positions in government and in civil society organizations. Career opportunities are as follows: Local and State Government, Officers and Consulates and Embassies, International Relations, Professional Researches, Development Managers/Executives for NGOs/NPOs, Project Managers, Consultant for LGUs, Urban Planner.

Bachelor in Public Management

Program of Study

Approved Effective School Year 2018-2019

First Year - First Semester
  • GE 1210 – Readings in Philippine History, 3 units
  • GE 1211 – The Contemporary World, 3 units
  • GE 1213 – Life and Works of Rizal, 3 units
  • GE 1212 – Science, Technology and Society, 3 units
  • GE 1109 – Ethics, 3 units
  • ASF 1101 – Arrupe Social Formation 1, 2 units
  • ASF(NSTP) 1102 – National Service Training Program- Civic Welfare Training Service 1, 3 unit
  • PE 1114 – PATH-FIT I, 2 units
  • Theo 1000 – Theology, 3 units
  • ASF 1000 – Arrupe Social Formation 0

TOTAL UNITS = 22

First Year - Second Semester
  • GE 1105 – Understanding the Self, 3 units 
  • GE 1106 – Purposive Communication, 3 units
  • GE 1107 – Art Appreciation, 3 units
  • GE 1108 – Mathematics in the Modern World, 3 units 
  • PM 2131 – Introduction to Public Administration, 3 units 
  • MGT 1231 – Organizational Communication & Presentation, 3 units
  • ASF(NSTP)1203 – National Service Training Program-Civic Welfare Training Service 2, 3 unit (Prerequisite: ASF(NSTP) 1102
  • PE 1215 – PATH-FIT II , 2 units (Prerequisite: PE 1114)
  • Philo 1000 – Philosophy, 3 units 
  • ASF 1101 – Arrupe Social Formation 1, 2 units (Prerequisite: ASF 1000)

TOTAL UNITS = 23/28

Second Year - First Semester
  • GE 3118 – Elective 1, 3 units
  • GE 3219 – Elective 2, 3 units
  • GE 4120 – Elective 3, 3 units
  • ACC 2168 – Accounting for Non-accountants, 3 units
  • Econ 2152 – Macroeconomics Theory and Practice for Business Management, 3 units
  • PM 2130 -Public Organization and Management, 3 units
  • FIN 3153 – Financial Markets, 3 units
  • PE 2116 – PATH-FIT III, 2 units (Prerequisite: PE 1114)

TOTAL UNITS = 23

Second Year - Second Semester
  • PM 2232 – Philippine Administrative Thought and Institutions , 3 units (Prerequisite: PM 2131)
  • PM 2233 – Good Governance , 3 units
  • FIN 1130 – Basic Microeconomics, 3 units (Prerequisite: ECON 2152)
  • BL 2151 – Business Law, 3 units
  • FIN 1131 – Business Analysis Tools, 3 units 
  • PM 2234 – Human Behavior in Public Organization, 3 units (Prerequisite: PM 2130)
  • PE 2217 – PATH-FIT IV , 2 units (Prerequisite:PE 1114)

TOTAL UNITS = 20

Third Year - First Semester
  • PM 3135 – Administrative Law/Social Legislation, 3 units 
  • PM 3136 – Public Personnel Management, 3 units (Prerequisite: PM 2130, PM 2131)
  • PM 3137 – Knowledge Management and Information  Communication Technologies, 3 units (Prerequisite: PM 2131)
  • PM 3138 – Public Accounting and Budgeting, 3 units (Prerequisite: ENGL 13)
  • PM 3139 – Governance and Development, 3 units (Prerequisite: PM 2131)
  • PM 3140 – Research Methods 1, 3 units (Prerequisite: PM 2131)
  • Soc 1230 – Sociology, 3 units

TOTAL UNITS = 21

Third Year - Second Semester
  • PM 3241 – Public Fiscal Management, 3 units (Prerequisite: PM 3138)
  • PM 3242 – Local and Regional Administration, 3 units (Prerequisite: PM 2131)
  • PM 3243 – Ethics and Accountability, 3 units
  • PM 3244 -Public Policy and Program Administration, 3 units (Prerequisite: PM 2131)
  • PM 3245 – Office and Systems Management, 3 units (Prerequisite: PM 3136)
  • PM 3246- Ignatian Leadership and Decision Making, 3 units
  • PM 3247 – Research Methods 2, 3 units (Prerequisite: PM 3140)

TOTAL UNITS = 27

Fourth Year - First Semester
  • PM 4149 – Politics and Administration, 3 units (Prerequisite: PM 3246)
  • PM-ELEC 4150 – Environmental Management, 3 units 
  • PM-ELEC 4151 – Service Delivery System, 3 units 
  • FL 3170 -Foreign Language 1, 3 units (Prerequisite: ACC 6)
  • PM-ELEC 4252 – Project Development and Management, 3 units (Prerequisite: PM 3245)
  • PM-ELEC 4253 – International Relation, Globalization and Regionalization, 3 units (Prerequisite: BL 1)

TOTAL UNITS = 18

Fourth Year - Second Semester
  • FL 4271 – Foreign Language 2, 3 units (Prerequisite: FL 3170)
  • PM 4254 – Special Topics in PA/Intro to Entrepreneurship (including Public Social Enterprise), 3 units (Prerequisite: PM 3243)
  • ASF 4204 – Seniors’ Integration Program, 2 units 
  • PMPrac 3348 – PM Practicum, 6 units

TOTAL UNITS = 14

Career Opportunities

 

 

Civil Service

 

City Planner

 

Liason

 

Government Official

 

Contact Information

Dela Costa Hall, 6th Floor, Community Center of the First Companions
Ateneo de Davao University
E. Jacinto Street, 8016, Davao City, Philippines

Contact No.

+63 82 221.2411 local 8312

Email

publicmanagement@addu.edu.ph