Public Financial Management
… one of the core Subjects in Public Management
This public management subject, within the Management Functions domain, deals with budgeting and financial management in the public sector. Courses in this subject area aim to increase students’ competency in managing financial resources as part of the execution of public policy and to provide students with an understanding of the basic elements of public sector financial management. This requires knowledge of basic principles of accounting and accounting practice.
The core topics and concepts of Public Financial Management are listed below and in the Atlas course, Atlas106M Public Financial Management.
Core normed topics (first draft)
|The Study of Financial Management in the Public Sector||Capital Budgeting|
Core concepts (more to come)
Page created by: Ian Clark, last modified 5 June 2016.
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