Public Sector Ethics and Corruption (GOVT6301)

UNIT OF STUDY

Much recent attention has focused on preventing corruption and improving ethics in public sector organisations around the world. This unit equips students to identify and analyse different forms of corruption and ethical failure, and to reflect critically on the best ways of combatting corruption and enhancing ethics in the public sector. The unit takes a comparative approach to these issues.

Our courses that offer this unit of study

Further unit of study information

Classes

1x1-hr lecture/week, 1x1-hr tutorial/week

Assessment

800wd short paper (15%) and 3000wd long essay (60%) and 1200wd reflective journal (25%)

Faculty/department permission required?

No

Study this unit outside a degree

Non-award/non-degree study

If you wish to undertake one or more units of study (subjects) for your own interest but not towards a degree, you may enrol in single units as a non-award student.

Find a non-award course for this unit of study

Cross-institutional study

If you are from another Australian tertiary institution you may be permitted to underake cross-institutional study in one or more units of study at the University of Sydney.

Find a cross-institutional course for this unit of study