This subject explores the theoretical foundation of contemporary management thinking in the unique context of law-enforcement, emergency service and security organisations. It draws upon the history of management theory, the evolution in thinking about management in the public sector and the major developments in governance and accountability in law enforcement and security organisations in Australia and overseas.
Australian Graduate School of Policing and Security
Students require internet access. All materials for the subject are delivered electronically. Some documents are quite large and having broadband access is beneficial.
Students in this subject should be working in a law enforcement, emergency service or security organisation or one that is very similar. Students working at any level of management will be able to apply their knowledge and experience of the organisation to the assessment tasks in the subject.
The following table summarises the assessment tasks for the online offering of GPM425 in Session 2 2020. Please note this is a guide only. Assessment tasks are regularly updated and can also differ to suit the mode of study (online or on campus).
The information contained in the CSU Handbook was accurate at the date of publication: May 2021. The University reserves the right to vary the information at any time without notice.