Sunday - 19 February, 2017

The Course Structure Of The Post Graduate Diploma In Defence Management

The Course is spanned over a period of one year which includes 14 weeks full time residential training. There will be two terms during the 14 weeks of residential training period and the third term of balance 38 weeks is meant for the completion of the Independent Research Project (IRP). A total number of 09 Subject Units/Modules including the Research Project will be conducted.

A credit is earned through 15 direct contact lecture hours.  Such contact hour will consist of interactive lectures, tutorials, syndicate discussions and seminar sessions. A credit is earned for practical through 30 to 45 contact/Field/Assignment hours. Such practical hour may consist of seminars, visits and exercises (assignments).

The following table shows the expected number of credits a student will be exposed during the period of the training.



                                                               

Methods of Training

Number of Hours

Number of Credits

Lectures, Tutorials and Seminar    Sessions

390

26

Practical/Research Project

281

09

Total

671

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The detail course modules are annexed as Annex A and the summarised course module is as per the following table:


CODE

MODULE

LECTURE
            HOURS

PRACTICAL/ ASSIGNMENT
            HOURS

NON
            GPA CREDITS

GPA CREDITS

 

       

GENERAL MANAGEMENT

PGDM 1014

MANAGEMENT AND
            HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGEMENT

60

 

 

04

PGDM 1023

PUBLIC FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT AND    BUSINESS STATISTICS

45

 

 

03

PGDM 1033

ECONOMICS AND
            SOCIAL  MARKETING

45

 

 

03

 

       

DEFENCE MANAGEMENT

PGDM 2044

SLAF MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS

60

03

 

04

PGDM 2056

COMMUNICATION SKILLS AND SERVICE    APPLICATION

60

60

 

06

PGDM 2063

FUNDAMENTALS OF LAW

45

01

01

02

PGDM 2071

DEFENCE STAFF MANAGEMENT

15

07

 

01

PGDM 2084

STRATEGIC DEFENCE MANAGEMENT

45

30

 

04

PGDM 3097

INDEPENDENT RESEARCH PROJECT

15

180

 

07

GRAND TOTAL

390

281

01

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