Whilst government refers to the structure and functions of public institutions, governance is the way government and organisations get their work done. It's about merging traditional hierarchical ways of working with network approaches - the diffusion of power and responsibility. Key governance ideas include:
This unit will examine these ideas with a particular emphasis on partnership approaches within government; between governments; between government and business and; between government and communities.
The unit has an applied focus towards the skills and tool kits needed to apply these ideas to understanding and managing current issues. The unit will use current case studies to analyse partnerships and new forms of governance.
|Unit name||Governance and Partnerships|
|Faculty/School||Tasmanian School of Business & Economics (TSBE)
|Discipline||Tasmanian School of Business & Economics|Institute of Regional Development|
Dr Jen Evans
Dr Jen Evans
|Available as student elective?||No|
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Analysis of a reading 40% ; Major project (3000 - 5000 word assignment) 60%
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