GOVERNMENT ARTS COLLEGE (AUTONOMOUS), SALEM – 636 007

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION

 PROGRAMME OBJECTIVES

  1. Provide students with learning experiences that develop broad knowledge and understanding of key concepts of Public Administration and equip them with advanced knowledge and understanding for analysing and performing the tasks concerning public affairs.
  2. Develop students’ ability to apply the acquired knowledge and skills to the solution of specific theoretical and applied problems in Public Administration settings.
  3. Develop abilities in students to come up with innovative prescriptions/solutions for the benefit of society, by diligence, leadership, team work and lifelong learning.

PROGRAMME SPECIFIC OUTCOMES (PSOs):

On the successful completion of the programme, students will be able to 

PSO Number PSO Statement
PS01 Understand the Public Administration Theories, Concept of POSDCORB and Inter related with Social Sciences.
PS02 Understand the Evolution of Public Administration Theories, Approaches, different levels of Administration and functions of Government Machinery.
PS03 Increase knowledge of the Classical, Neo-Classical and Motivational Theories with Indian Administrative Thought.
PS04 Analyse the Characteristics of Comparative Constitution, Executive, Judiciary and Political Party System of India, USA, UK and Swiss.
PS05 Analyse the New Public Management concept on Non-Governmental Organisation and Human Resource Management.
PSO6 Understand the Evolution of Development Administration Principles through E-Governance in Financial, Police, Social Welfare & Labour Welfare Administration.
PSO7 Understand the Changing role of Globalisation concept, to using Political Ideologies and safeguarding Human Rights with Uplift of Rural and Urban Areas.
PSO8

 

Understand the Principles of Political Science and Compare the Asian Political System.
PSO9 Create the awareness of Citizens through the Gandian Thought.
PSO10 Explain the Research and analytical skills, including the ability to think critically; to construct logical arguments; to collect, analyse, and interpret evidence and data; and to formulate reasoned conclusions.

 PROGRAMME EDUCATIONAL OUTCOMES

  1. Demonstrate critical thinking, research, and communication skills as applied to the public and private sectors.
  1. Explain the cross-cultural context of public and private institutions operating in a global
  2. Manage diversity issues within an organizational framework.
  3. Identify major issues in today’s public and private institutions.
  4. Demonstrate the integrative knowledge, skills, and ethics necessary for responsible Administrative, management and leadership positions.
  5. Demonstrate the management, legal, ethical, and behavioural skills for effective job performance and career mobility.

B.A., PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION

COURSE OUTCOMES

COURSE NAME: INTRODUCTION TO PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION              CODE: 21UPA01

S. NO. COURSE OUTCOME PSOs Addressed  BLOOMS VERB
CO1 Understand the Models, Characteristics and Qualities of Public Administration 1,2,3,4,5,6,8,10 Understand
CO2 Explain the evolution and growth of the discipline of Public Administration. 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,10 Understand
CO3 Evaluate the basic principles and approaches of Public Administration 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,10 Evaluate
CO4 Understand the New Public Administration concepts 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,10 Understand
CO5 Estimate the Good Governance Concept 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10 Analyze

 COURSE NAME: ADMINISTRATIVE THINKERS                     CODE: 21UPA02

S. NO. COURSE OUTCOME PSOs Addressed  BLOOMS VERB
CO1 Understand the Administrative Theory and Principles 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10 Understand
CO2 Estimate the Woodrow Wilson, F.W.Taylor and Weberian Concept of Public Administration 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,10 Analyze
CO3 Interpret the Human Relations, Decision Making Theory and C.I. Bernard’s Theory of Functions of Executive 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10 Understand
CO4 Explain the Motivational Theories 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10 Understand
CO5 Understand the Kautilya and Thiruvalluvar view’s on Administration 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10 Understand

COURSE NAME: COMPARATIVE PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION (INDIA, USA,  UK, SWITZERLAND)                             CODE: 21UPA03         

S. NO. COURSE OUTCOME PSOs Addressed  BLOOMS VERB
CO1  Understand the Comparative Public Administration Concepts 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,10 Understand
CO2  Evaluate the functions of Legislative, Executive and its Amendment Procedure 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,10 Evaluate
CO3  Differentiate the Powers and functions of Parliamentary and Presidential form of Government 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,10 Analyze
CO4  Understand the Judiciary Functions 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10 Understand
CO5  Compare the Party Systems and Impact of Globalization concept on the Public Administration. 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10 Understand

COURSE NAME: INDIAN ADMINISTRATION                                 CODE: 21UPA04

S. NO. COURSE OUTCOME PSOs Addressed  BLOOMS VERB
CO1 Evaluate Ancient, Medieval and Modern Administrative framework in India and functions of Ministries and Departments. 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10 Evaluate and Understand
CO2 Understand functions of Indian Union government and Statuary bodies. 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10 Understand
CO3 Understand functions of State Administrative Machineries 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10 Understand
CO4 Enumerate Local Self Government Administration and Balwant Rai and Ashok Mehta Committee Reports 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10 Remember
CO5 Identify issues in Indian Administrative System 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,10 Remember

COURSE NAME: PUBLIC PERSONNEL ADMINISTRATION      CODE: 21UPA05

S. NO. COURSE OUTCOME PSOs Addressed  BLOOMS VERB
CO1 Trace out the different types of Personnel System 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10 Understand
CO2 Classify the All India Service and Recruitment 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,10 Analyze
CO3 Understand the Motivation and Development concept 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,10 Understand
CO4 Explain the Administrative Ethics 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10 Understand
CO5  Analyse the personnel Agencies 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,10 Analyze

COURSE NAME: HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGEMENT         CODE: 21UPA06

S. NO. COURSE OUTCOME PSOs Addressed  BLOOMS VERB
CO1 Understand the Evolution of Human Resource Development concepts and Modern Trends 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10 Understand
CO2 Explain the Human Resource Technics and working Environment 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10 Understand
CO3 Evaluate the Action Plan and Training concept in HRM 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10 Evaluate
CO4 Estimate the Motivation of Employee and Employer- Employee relations 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10 Understand
CO5 Analyze the Human Resource Development

Concept

1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10 Analyze

COURSE NAME: POLITICAL IDEOLOGIES                                      CODE: 21UPAS1

S. NO. COURSE OUTCOME PSOs Addressed  BLOOMS VERB
CO1 Understand Evolution of Ideologies 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10 Understand
CO2 Estimate about the Conservatism and Liberalism 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10 Analyze
CO3 Analyse the difference between Capitalism, Socialism and Marxism. 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10 Analyze
CO4 Analyse the Democracy concept in Nationalism 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10 Analyze
CO5 Analyse the differences between Theories of Critical Theory, Feminism, Colonial and Post Colonialism 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 Analyze

COURSE NAME: NGO MANAGEMENT                                               CODE: 21UPAN1

S. NO. COURSE OUTCOME PSOs Addressed  BLOOMS VERB
CO1 Trace out the Evolution of NGO’s 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10 Understand
CO2 Understand the Policy Formulations and Major Schemes in NGO’s 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10 Understand
CO3 Explain the Rules and By – Laws of NGO’s 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 Understand
CO4 Understand the Formation of Trusts 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10 Understand
CO5  Analyse the Planning of NGO’s and Budget Preparation 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9 Analyze

COURSE NAME: PUBLIC POLICY ANALYSIS                            CODE: 21UPA07

S. NO. COURSE OUTCOME PSOs Addressed  BLOOMS VERB
CO1 Understand the Approaches and Models of Policy Science 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9 Understand
CO2 Analyze the relationship with Policy Orientation 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10 Analyze
CO3 Explain the Policy Making Agencies 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 Understand
CO4 Estimate the Functions of Civil servant Personnel’s and Policy Implementation 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9 Understand
CO5   Analyse the Public Policy Evaluation 1,2,3,4,5,6,10 Analyze

COURSE NAME: FINANCIAL ADMINISTRATION IN INDIA     CODE: 21UPA08

S. NO. COURSE OUTCOME PSOs Addressed  BLOOMS VERB
CO1 Evaluate the Financial Administration in India 1,2,3,4,5,6,8,10 Evaluate
CO2 Analyze the Budgetary Process 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10 Analyze
CO3 Explain the Powers and Functions of Comptroller & Auditor General of India 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 Understand
CO4 Estimate the Parliamentary Committees and Control over the Financial Administration 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,10 Understand
CO5   Explain the formulation of Planning and Fund Allocation 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 Understand

COURSE NAME: PRINCIPLES OF POLITICAL SCIENCE         CODE: 21UPAS2

S. NO. COURSE OUTCOME PSOs Addressed  BLOOMS VERB
CO1 Describe about State and its Elements 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9 Understand
CO2 Understand the Theories of Origin of State and Social Contract Theory 1,2,3,8 Understand
CO3 Explain the Basic Political Concepts 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9 Understand
CO4 Analyze about the Democracy and Classify the Unitary, Federal System 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 Analyze
CO5   Estimate the key role of Election 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 Understand

COURSE NAME: ASIAN POLITICAL SYSTEMS  (INDIA, CHINA, JAPAN AND MALAYSIA)                           CODE: 21UPAN2                                

S. NO. COURSE OUTCOME PSOs Addressed  BLOOMS VERB
CO1  Understand the Asian Political System and its Nature 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 Understand
CO2  Estimate the Salient Features of the Indian Constitution 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9 Understand
CO3  Explain the Salient Features of the China Constitution 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 Understand
CO4  Evaluate the Salient Features of the Japan Constitution 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 Evaluate
CO5  Describe the Salient Features of the Malaysia Constitution 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 Understand

 COURSE NAME: GANDHIAN THOUGHTS                                  CODE: 21AEEC1

S. NO. COURSE OUTCOME PSOs Addressed  BLOOMS VERB
CO1 Understand Gandhism 1,2,3,4,6,7,8,9 Understand
CO2 Explain Gandhiji’s Principles in Indian Constitution. 2,3,4,7,8,9 Understand
CO3 Explain Gandhiji’s Education Philosophy 4,6,7,8,9 Understand
CO4 Explain Gandhiji’s views on Economic Development. 1,2,3,6,7,8,9 Understand
CO5 Understand Gandhiji’s Ideas about Good Government. 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9 Understand

COURSE NAME: HUMAN RIGHTS                                                       CODE: 21AEEC2

S. NO. COURSE OUTCOME PSOs Addressed  BLOOMS VERB
CO1 Understand Theories and Concept of Human Rights 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9 Understanding
CO2 Understand Fundamental Rights of the Indian Citizens 3,8 Understanding
CO3 Enumerate Human Rights Acts 2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9 Remembering
CO4 Classify Human Rights Organizations 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9 Analyzing
CO5 Assess the Human Rights Violations and Conflict 5,6,7,10 Evaluating

COURSE NAME: DEVELOPMENT ADMINISTRATION                CODE: 21UPA09

S. NO. COURSE OUTCOME PSOs Addressed  BLOOMS VERB
CO1 Explain the Concept and Characteristics of Development Administration 1,2,5,6,7,10 Understanding
CO2 Analyse the Administrative Development 1,2,3,6,7,10 Analyzing
CO3 Evaluate the Development Planning and Implementations 1,2,4,5,6,9,10 Evaluating
CO4 Discuss about the Women’s Social, Political and Economic Development 2,3,4,6,7 Understanding
CO5 Explain the Development through International Agencies 1,2,4,5,6,8 Understanding

COURSE NAME: SOCIAL WELFARE ADMINISTRATION IN INDIA                CODE: 21UPA10

S. NO. COURSE OUTCOME PSOs Addressed  BLOOMS VERB
CO1 Trace out the Evolution of Social Welfare Administration in India 1,2,4,5,6,7,8,9 Understanding
CO2 Evaluate the Functions of Social Welfare Administration in India 2,4,5,6,7 Evaluating
CO3 Estimate the Social Welfare Programmes 2,4,5,6,7,9 Understanding
CO4 Interpret the Social Welfare Policies in India 2,5,6 Understanding
CO5 Analyse the Role of International Organisations in Social Development 1,2,3,4,5,6,7 Analyzing

COURSE NAME: RURAL GOVERNANCE                                         CODE: 21UPA11

S. NO. COURSE OUTCOME PSOs Addressed  BLOOMS VERB
CO1 Trace out the Concept of Rural Governance 1,2,3,5,6,7,8,9 Understanding
CO2 Explain about the Rural Development 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9 Understanding
CO3 Discuss about the Concept of Social Development 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9 Understanding
CO4 Analyse the Gandhian Approaches of Rural Development 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9 Analyzing
CO5 Assess the Issues in Rural Governance 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9 Evaluating

COURSE NAME: POLICE ADMINISTRATION                                  CODE: 21UPA12

S. NO. COURSE OUTCOME PSOs Addressed  BLOOMS VERB
CO1 Trace out the Evolution of Police Administration in India 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 Understanding
CO2 Estimate the Functions of Central Police Agencies 1,2,3,4,5,6 Understanding
CO3 Describe about the State Police Administration 1,2,3,4,5,6,7 Understanding
CO4 Evaluate the District Level Police Administration 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 Evaluating
CO5 Estimate the Recruitment and Training in Police Personnel 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 Analyzing

COURSE NAME: CITIZEN AND CIVIC AWARNESS                      CODE: 21UPAM1

S. NO. COURSE OUTCOME PSOs Addressed  BLOOMS VERB
CO1 Explain the Meaning of Citizen, Citizenship and Political Culture 1,2,3,5,6,7,8 Understanding
CO2 Discuss about the Government E-Services 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,10 Understanding
CO3 Describe about the Citizen Charter 1,2,4,5,6,7,8 Understanding
CO4 Estimate the Functions and Auditing Process of NGOs 1,2,4,5,6,7,8 Understanding
CO5 Analyse the Functions of NGOs 1,2,4,5,6,7,8,9 Analyzing

COURSE NAME: INTRODUCTION TO NEW PUBLIC MANAGEMENT              CODE: 21UPAM2

S. NO. COURSE OUTCOME PSOs Addressed  BLOOMS VERB
CO1 Trace out the Evolution of Management Concepts 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,10 Understanding
CO2 Discuss about the Management Technics 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 Understanding
CO3 Evaluate the Management Reforms and  E-Governance 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 Evaluating
CO4 Analyse the New Public Management and Public Policy 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 Analyzing
CO5 Estimate the challenges and argumentations of NPM 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 Understanding

COURSE NAME: URBAN GOVERNANCE                                          CODE: 21UPAM3

S. NO. COURSE OUTCOME PSOs Addressed  BLOOMS VERB
CO1 Explain the meaning and nature of Urban Governance 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9 Understanding
CO2 Estimate the Urban Development 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9 Understanding
CO3 Evaluate the Urban Hierarchy and its Development 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9 Evaluating
CO4 Discuss the development of Indian Economy 2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9 Understanding
CO5 Analyse Poverty Alleviation in Urban Society 2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9 Analyzing

COURSE NAME: GOVERNANCE, ACCOUNTABILITY AND CORRUPTION    CODE: 21UPAM4

S. NO. COURSE OUTCOME PSOs Addressed  BLOOMS VERB
CO1 Explain the causes of corruption and its remedies 1,2,4,5,6 Understanding
CO2 Describe about the Anti- corruption organizations in India 2,3,4,5,6,7,8 Understanding
CO3 Analyse the impact of corruption through Politics, Bureaucracy and Judiciary 1,3,4,5,6,7 Analysing
CO4 Discuss about Black Money and steps against Black Money 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 Understanding
CO5 Evaluate the functions of various agencies against in corruption 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 Evaluating

COURSE NAME: POLITICAL PARTIES AND PRESSURE GROUPS   

CODE: 21UPAS3

S. NO. COURSE OUTCOME PSOs Addressed  BLOOMS VERB
CO1 Explain the meaning nature and development of Political parties in India 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9 Understanding
CO2 Discuss about the party System in India 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 Understanding
CO3 Estimate the Electoral process in Political Parties 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 Understanding
CO4 Analyse the National and State Level political Parties 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 Analyzing
CO5 Evaluate the Pressure Groups in Politics 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 Evaluating

COURSE NAME: INTERNATIONAL ORGANISATIONS                 CODE: 21UPA13

S. NO. COURSE OUTCOME PSOs Addressed  BLOOMS VERB
CO1 Describe about the Evolution of International Organization 1,2,3,4,5,6,8 Understanding
CO2 Explain about the Post-Cold War and International Organization 2,3,4,5,6,7 Understanding
CO3 Discuss about the Trends and Issues of International Organization 1,2,3,5,6,8 Understanding
CO4 Analyse the Functions of International Agencies 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 Analyzing
CO5 Estimate the International Policies 1,2,3,4,5,7,8 Understanding

COURSE NAME: LABOUR WELFARE ADMINISTRATION IN INDIA        

CODE: 21UPA14

S. NO. COURSE OUTCOME PSOs Addressed  BLOOMS VERB
CO1 Trace out the Evolution of Labour Welfare Administration 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9 Understanding
CO2 Compare the Central and State Labour Welfare Boards 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 Analyzing
CO3 Interpret the Labour Education and Signification of  Training 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 Understanding
CO4 Evaluate the Employees Act in India 1,2,3,5,6,7,8 Evaluating
CO5 Classify the labourer Issues 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 Analyzing

COURSE NAME: RESEARCH METHODOLOGY                              CODE: 21UPA15

S. NO. COURSE OUTCOME PSOs Addressed  BLOOMS VERB
CO1 Explain the Objectives and Scope of Social Research 1,2,3,5,6,10 Understanding
CO2 Describe about Research Problems, Hypothesis and Research Design 1,2,5,6,7,10 Understanding
CO3   Estimate the Research Techniques 1,2,5,7,10 Understanding
CO4 Classify the Statistical Methods 1,2,5,6,10 Analyzing
CO5 Interpret the Data Analysis 1,2,5,6,10 Applying

COURSE NAME: E – GOVERNANCE IN INDIA                              CODE: 21UPAM5

S. NO. COURSE OUTCOME PSOs Addressed  BLOOMS VERB
CO1 Trace out the Evolution of E-Governance in India 1,2,3,5,6,7 Understanding
CO2 Distinguish the Concepts of E-Governance 1,2,4,5,6,7 Understanding
CO3 Analyze the Developmental Concepts in E-Governance 1,2,3,4,5,6,7 Analysing
CO4 Justify the E-Governance Policy in India 1,2,3,4,5,6,7 Evaluating
CO5 Criticize the Trends and Issue of E-Governance 2,3,4,5,6,7 Evaluating

COURSE NAME: POLITICAL ECONOMY                                     CODE: 21UPAM6

S. NO. COURSE OUTCOME PSOs Addressed  BLOOMS VERB
CO1 Define the Nature, Scope and Approaches of Political Economy 1,2,3,4,5,6,7 Remembering
CO2 Enumerate the Social and National Economic Planning 2,3,4,5,6,7 Remembering
CO3 Explain the Indian Economic Structure 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9 Understanding
CO4 Evaluate the Global Concept of Economic Policy 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9 Evaluating
CO5 Describe the India’s Trade Policy 2,3,4,6,7 Understanding

 COURSE NAME: ORGANISATIONAL BEHAVIOUR                      CODE: 21UPAM7

S. NO. COURSE OUTCOME PSOs Addressed  BLOOMS VERB
CO1 Describe the behavioral Approaches and Models 1,2,3,4,5,6,7 Understanding
CO2 Discuss about the Theories of Personality and Attitudes 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,9 Understanding
CO3 Classify the Groups and Motivational Theories 1,2,3,4,5,6,7 Analysing
CO4 Estimate the Organizational Development Concepts 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 Understanding
CO5 Apply the Ethics of organizational Behaviour 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,10 Applying

COURSE NAME: UNDERSTANDING GLOBALIZATION             CODE: 21UPAM8

S. NO. COURSE OUTCOME PSOs Addressed  BLOOMS VERB
CO1 Trace out the historical perspectives and Evolution of Global concepts 1,2,3,4,5,6,7 Understanding
CO2 Explain the functions of International Organizations 1,2,3,4,5,6,7 Understanding
CO3 Describe the development Activities of International Aids 1,2,3,4,5,6,7 Remembering
CO4 Analyse the Agricultural developments in global context 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9 Analyzing
CO5 Estimate the Impact of  globalization issues in Economic Development 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9 Understanding

COURSE NAME: JOURNALISM AND MASS COMMUNICATION       

CODE: 21UPAS4

S. NO. COURSE OUTCOME PSOs Addressed  BLOOMS VERB
CO1 Define the Different kinds of Mass Media in India 2,4,5,6,7 Remembering
CO2 Explain the News Values and News Agencies in India 1,2,3,4,5,6,7 Understanding
CO3 Apply the Knowledge about News Reports 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,10 Applying
CO4 Explain the Proof reading and Page Makeup 1,2,3,5,6,7 Understanding
CO5 Criticize about the impact of Social Media 2,4,5,6,7,10 Evaluating