ADMINISTRATIVE SCIENCES:
Administrative Sciences
Chair of Administrative Science
Administrative Science
Study: Law - 6. semester
Code: 36590
ECTS: 8.0
Course coordinators: prof. dr. sc. Ivan Koprić
prof. dr. sc. Gordana Marčetić
izv. prof. dr. sc. Vedran Đulabić
izv. prof. dr. sc. Goranka Lalić Novak
izv. prof. dr. sc. Anamarija Musa
doc. dr. sc. Jasmina Džinić
doc. dr. sc. Teo Giljević
doc. dr. sc. Romea Manojlović Toman
doc. dr. sc. Mihovil Škarica
doc. dr. sc. Tijana Vukojičić Tomić
Lecturers: dr. sc. Iva Lopižić - Lectures
Exam dates:
  • 28. 01. 2020.
  • 11. 02. 2020.
  • 21. 04. 2020.
  • 02. 06. 2020.
  • 16. 06. 2020.
  • 30. 06. 2020.
  • 01. 09. 2020.
  • 15. 09. 2020.
Exam registration: Studomat
Basic data
Administrative Science Law - 6. semester
8.0 36590
Lecturer in charge Consultations Location
prof. dr. sc. Ivan Koprić

Fridays at 13:30-15:00h

Ćirilometodska 4, room soba 28/I. kat
prof. dr. sc. Gordana Marčetić

Thursdays at 13:30-15:00h

Ćirilometodska 4, room 26
izv. prof. dr. sc. Vedran Đulabić

Fridays at 13:00-14:30h

Ćirilometodska 4, room 29
izv. prof. dr. sc. Goranka Lalić Novak

Mondays at 16:00-17:30h

Gundulićeva 10, room 17
izv. prof. dr. sc. Anamarija Musa

via e-mail amusa@pravo.hr 

Ćirilometodska 4, room 32
doc. dr. sc. Jasmina Džinić

Thursdays at 16:00-17:30h

Gundulićeva 10, room Gundulićeva 10, soba 3a
doc. dr. sc. Teo Giljević

Thursday at 11:30-13:00h

Gundulićeva 10, room Gundulićeva 10, soba 3b
doc. dr. sc. Romea Manojlović Toman

Thursdays 13.30-15h.

Gundulićeva 10, room 21/3
doc. dr. sc. Mihovil Škarica

Tuesdays at 15:30-17:00h

Ćirilometodska 4, room 42
doc. dr. sc. Tijana Vukojičić Tomić

Tuesdays at 15:30-17:00h

Gundulićeva 10, room Gundulićeva 10, soba Gundulićeva 10, soba 3b
Lecturer Consultations Location
dr. sc. Iva Lopižić (Lectures)

Wednesdays at 15:00-16:30h

Ćirilometodska 4, room 43
Literature
Koprić I., Marčetić G., Musa A., Đulabić V., Lalić Novak G.; Upravna znanost- Javna uprava u suvremenom europskom kontekstu; Pravni fakultet Sveučilišta u Zagrebu (2014)
bilješke s predavanja;
Description
Fundamental conceptual questions of public administration. Development of studying administration. Public administration in society. Administration and the political system. Administrative organization. Human resource management in public administration. Administrative methods and public management. State administration in Croatia. Local self-government and decentralization in Croatia. Public services in Croatia. Administrative reforms and modernization of Croatian public administration. Europeization of national public administrations.
Exam dates
28. 01. 2020.
11. 02. 2020.
21. 04. 2020.
02. 06. 2020.
16. 06. 2020.
30. 06. 2020.
01. 09. 2020.
15. 09. 2020.
Detailed data
Cognitive Skills:

A.a. Knowledge and understanding

After successfully completing the course, students will be able to:

1. understand the significance of public administration in modern society and distinguish and explain its basic concepts

2. explain the causes of the development of public administration and its relation with social-political environment and describe the changes in the role of public administration, from executors of political decisions to the preparation of public policies

3. recognise specific features of administrative organisations, public governance and public management

4. understand the structure, organisation and functions of the state administration, territorial self-government and public services in general and in the Republic of Croatia

5. explain basic determinants of human potentials' management in public administration, civil servants' law and civil service system

6. understand the influence of social processes on administrative systems, especially globalization and decentralisation

7. identify legal rules that regulate the organisation and system of Croatian public administration.

 

A.b. Application

After successfully completing the course, students will be able to:

1. interpret key characteristics of public administration

2. apply different approaches to the study of public administration, including the legal approach and multidisciplinarity and integrative approach

3. interpret social and political causes of the development and reform of public administration

4. demonstrate special characteristics of the public sector with regard to the private sector and outline the reasons for strengthening of private intiative in the area of public administration

5. use acquired knowledge about the structure and functioning of publlic administration for understanding the direction and measures of modernisation of Croatian public administration

6. apply basic legal rules that regulate the organisation and system of Croatian public administration.

 

A.c. Analysis

After successfully completing the course, students will be able to:

1. analyse the position of public administration in society

2. compare and connect different theoretical approaches to the study of public administration and administrative organisations

3. analyse mutual influences of the development of public administration and current social processes

4. analyse the dynamics and environment in which public policies and legal regulations as its instrument are formulated, adopted and implemented

5. analyse measures of modernisation of Croatian public administration

6. compare legal rules that regulate the organisation and system of Croatian public administration.

 

A.d. Synthesis

After successfully completing the course, students will be able to:

1. construct elementary explanations of the phenomena in public administration using and comparing different theoretical approaches

2. create elementary solutions for problems in public governance and public management

3. construct an analysis of basic principles of the operation and functioning of public administration

4. formulate challenges in provision of public services

5. propose elementary changes of legal rules that regulate the organisation and system of Croatian public administration.

 

A.e. Evaluation

After successfully completing the course, students will be able to:

1. estimate the trends in further development of the public sector

2. examine activity of administrative organisations on all levels using different theoretical approaches

3. assess the influence of different social, economic and political factors on the development and changes of public administration

4. evaluate imeplemented and planned reforms of Croatian public admnistration and their influence on the effect of administrative organisations

5. examine and evaluate legal rules that regulate the organisation and system of Croatian public administration.

Practical and Generic Skills:

After successfully completing the course, students will be able to:

1. publicly present acquired learning outcomes

2. actively monitor and analyse the position of public administation in society and understand the methods of governance in the public sector

3. adequately present their own standpoints and opinions about public administration

4. develop communication skills

5. efficiently collect and present information contained in books, journals and the INternet sources.

Matching Assessments to Learning Outcomes:

Knowledge is tested by mid-term examinations, written and oral examinations.