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Succeed in Municipal Administration N6 provides students with the necessary theoretical knowledge to write their exams and the practical application to enter the workplace confidently.

Succeed in Municipal Administration N6 provides students with the necessary theoretical knowledge to write their exams and the practical application to enter the workplace confidently.

Features

  • Learning outcomes are listed at the start of each chapter and reviewed again in summary form at the end of the chapter for students to use when studying.
  • Cartoons, illustrations, diagrams and photos present information visually.
  • Examples, Case Studies and Real World documentsand Did You Know boxes link theory to industry and bring the content to life.
  • Key Terms are explained on the page where they is used and a Glossary is included at the end of the book.
  • Key Points highlight core information, which students will find useful when studying.
  • Power Break activities and The Ethics feature allow for discussion and revision.
  • Assessment questions at the end of each chapter provides test and exam practice.

Part 1: Financial aspects of municipalities
1: Introduction to financial aspects of municipalities
2: The importance of financial management
3: Integrated development planning
4: The municipal budget
5: Operational budget
6: Capital budget
Part 2: Financial control measures in municipal finances
7: Introduction to municipal financial control
8: Control by higher authorities
9: Internal and external control measures
Part 3: Personnel in municipal administration
10: The place of personnel administration in municipal administration
11: Personnel systems
12: Legislation influencing municipal personnel administration
13: Relations between councillors and officials
14: Personnel functions
15: Labour relations
16: Code of conduct
Part 4: Key officials in municipal administration
17: Introducing key officials
18: The Municipal Manager
19: Senior managers accountable to the Municipal Manager
20: The Chief Financial Officer
21: Other key officials and divisions
Part 5: Role of Municipal Manager in personnel administration
22: Introducing the role of the Municipal Manager
23: The Municipal Manager and the six administrative processes
24: Municipal Manager and personnel activities
25: Other managerial roles of the Municipal Manager
Part 6: Control over municipal authorities
26: Introducing control over municipal authorities
27: Reasons for control measures
28: External control
29: Internal control
Part 7: Public participation and municipal public relations
30: Introduction to public participation
31: Communication with the public
32: Task of the office of the Public Relations Officer
33: Council and public relations
34: Code of conduct for public servants and public relations
Public Administration students and lecturers at public and private TVET colleges.
  • Municipal Administration N6 Student Book



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