ACCRA TECHNICAL UNIVERSITY

ACCRA

TECHNICAL

UNIVERSITY

Integrity, Creativity & Excellence

ACCRA

TECHNICAL

UNIVERSITY

Integrity, Creativity & Excellence

ACCRA TECHNICAL UNIVERSITY

Department of Management and Public Administration

Overview of the Department

The Department of Management and Public Administration trains students in the area of bilingual and general secretarial duties. The Department offers courses in Management Studies to prepare students as administrators in corporate, public or non-governmental institutions.

The department also runs Management and Administration of Public Systems; a discipline that involves the activity of executing policies, overseeing programme implementation through the combined application of policy and the management of modern systems.The Department is poised to distinguish itself as the best in secretarial training in the country.

Programme Structure of the Department
HND SECRETARYSHIP AND MANAGEMENT STUDIES

Year 1 Semester I

NoCourse CodeCourseCredit HoursRemarks
1CLT 101COMPUTER LITERACY I2C
2ACT 103ECONOMICS THEORY I3C
3COS 101COMMUNICATION SKILLS I2C
4LAN 119SECRETARIAL FRENCH2C
5SMS 111TEXT PROCESSING I3C
6SMS 121LAW AND PROCEDURES OF MEETING I3C
7SMS 131INTRODUCTION TO ACCOUNTING I2C
8SMS 141SECRETARIAL ENGLISH 12C
  Total19 

Year 1 Semester II

NoCourse CodeCourseCredit HoursRemarks
1SMS 142SECRETARIAL ENGLISH II2C
2SMS 182BUSINESS LAW2C
3SMS 132INTRODUCTION TO ACCOUNTING II2C
4SMS 122LAW AND PROCEDURES OF MEETING II2C
5SMS 112TEXT PROCESSING II3C
6SMS 102BUSINESS MANAGEMENT2C
7COS 102COMMUNICATION SKILLS II2C
8CLT 102COMPUTER LITERACY II2C
  Total17 

 Year 2 Semester I

NoCourse CodeCourseCredit HoursRemarks
1MAS 261QUANTITATIVE METHODS3C
2CLT 233COMPUTER APPLICATION2C
3SMS 203BUSINESS COMMUNICATION I2C
4SMS 213TEXT PROCESSING III3C
5SMS 223LAW AND PROCEDURES OF MEETING III3C
6SMS 243SECRETARIAL ENGLISH III2C
7SMS 253ORGANISATIONAL BEHAVIOUR2C
  Total17 

Year 2 Semester II

NoCourse CodeCourseCredit HoursRemarks
1SMS 254ORGANISATIONAL BEHAVIOUR II2C
2SMS 244SECRETARIAL ENGLISH IV2C
3SMS 224LAW AND PROCEDURES OF MEETING III3C
4SMS 234OFFICE MANAGEMENT3C
5SMS 214TEXT PROCESSING IV3C
6SMS 216RESEARCH METHODS2C
7SMS 204BUSINESS COMMUNICATION3C
8CLT 234COMPUTER APPLICATIONS II2C
9AFS 100AFRICAN STUDIES2C
  Total22 

Year 3 Semester I

NoCourse CodeCourseCredit HoursRemarks
1MKT 395PRINCIPLES OF MARKETING3C
2LGS 385CORPORATE LAW2C
3SMS 301ENTREPRENEURSHIP2C
4SMS 315RESEARCH METHODS2C
5SMS 335SECRETARIAL PRACTICE I3C
6SMS 355HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGEMENT3C
  Total15 

 Year 3 Semester II

NoCourse CodeCourseCredit HoursRemarks
1SMS 356PROJECT WORK3C
2SMS 366INDUSTRIAL RELATION3C
3SMS 386MANAGEMENT INFORMATION SYSTEM3C
4SMS 336SECRETARIAL PRACTICE II3C
5ETP 302ENTREPRENEURSHIP3C
  Total15 
 
HND BILINGUAL SECRETARYSHIP

Year 1 Semester I

NoCourse CodeCourseCredit HoursRemarks
1CLT 101COMPUTER LITERACY I2C
2ACT 103ECONOMICS THEORY I3C
3COS 101COMMUNICATION SKILLS I2C
4LAN 103FRENCH GRAMMAR I3C
5LAN 105FRENCH COMMUNICATION SKILLS I3C
6SMS 111TEXT PROCESSING I3C
7SMS 121LAW AND PROCEDURES OF MEETING I3C
8SMS 131INTRODUCTION TO ACCOUNTING I2C
9SMS 141SECRETARIAL ENGLISH 12C
  Total23 

 

 Year 1 Semester II

NoCourse CodeCourseCredit HoursRemarks
1SMS 142SECRETARIAL ENGLISH II2C
2SMS 182BUSINESS LAW2C
3SMS 132INTRODUCTION TO ACCOUNTING II2C
4SMS 122LAW AND PROCEDURES OF MEETING II2C
5SMS 112TEXT PROCESSING II3C
6LAN 106FRENCH COMMUNICATION SKILLS II2C
7LAN 104FRENCH GRAMMAR2C
8COS 102COMMUNICATION SKILLS II2C
9CLT 102COMPUTER LITERACY II2C
10SMS 102BUSINESS MANAGEMENT2C
  Total21 

 

Year 2 Semester I

NoCourse CodeCourseCredit HoursRemarks
1MAS 261QUANTITATIVE METHODS3C
2SMS 203BUSINESS COMMUNICATION I2C
3CLT 233COMPUTER APPLICATION2C
4LAN 207BUSINESS FRENCH2C
5LAN 219FRENCH COMMUNICATION SKILLS2C
6SMS 243SECRETARIAL ENGLISH III2C
7SMS 213TEXT PROCESSING III3C
8SMS 223LAW AND PROCEDURES OF MEETING III3C
9SMS 253ORGANISATIONAL BEHAVIOUR2C
  Total21 

 

Year 2 Semester II

NoCourse CodeCourseCredit HoursRemarks
1SMS 254ORGANISATIONAL BEHAVIOUR II2C
2SMS 224LAW AND PROCEDURES OF MEETING III3C
3SMS 234OFFICE MANAGEMENT3C
4SMS 214TEXT PROCESSING IV3C
5SMS 216RESEARCH METHODS2C
6SMS 244SECRETARIAL ENGLISH IV2C
7LAN 210BUSINESS FRENCH II3C
8LAN 206FRENCH COMMUNICATION SKILLS2C
9CLT 234COMPUTER APPLICATIONS II2C
10AFS 100AFRICAN STUDIES2C
11SMS 204BUSINESS COMMUNICATION3C
  Total27 

 

Year 3 Semester I

NoCourse CodeCourseCredit HoursRemarks
1MKT 395PRINCIPLES OF MARKETING3C
2LAN 317BUSINESS FRENCH2C
3LGS 385CORPORATE LAW2C
4LAN 305FRENCH CORRESPONDENCE I2C
5SMS 355HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGEMENT3C
6SMS 301ENTREPRENEURSHIP2C
7SMS 315RESEARCH METHODS2C
8SMS 335SECRETARIAL PRACTICE I3C
  Total19 

 

Year 3 Semester II

NoCourse CodeCourseCredit HoursRemarks
1SMS 336SECRETARIAL PRACTICE II3C
2SMS 356PROJECT WORK3C
3SMS 366INDUSTRIAL RELATION3C
4SMS 386MANAGEMENT INFORMATION SYSTEM3C
5LAN 306FRENCH CORRESPONDENCE3C
6ETP 302ENTREPRENEURSHIP3C
7LAN 318BUSINESS FRENCH3C
  Total21