The ICT programme has been widely acclaimed as one of the most competitive programmes in the region.
The programme covers specializations in the areas of Hardware, Software and Design in addition to equipping
the student with a wide range of skills and knowledge necessary for any Information Technology professional.
Course Title: E-Governance and Challenges of E-Service Delivery in the Public Service
Venue: Kampala, UGANDA
Learning Duration: 2 Weeks
Starting: 5 Mar 2018 Ending: 16 Mar 2018
Fees: 1500 USD
Payment Details: To cover tuition and training materials only.
This programme provides knowledge and understanding of existing and emerging electronic services. It begins by looking at the concepts of e-government and e-governance, the applications of ICT including mobile technologies within the public sector as well as the impact upon both governments and constituents. It then introduces the connection of e-governance to transparency and accountability. Participants will explore key policies and management issues in support of transparency, evaluate e-governance practices with respect to rapid changing role of information and information technology in the current e-society.
WHO SHOULD ATTEND?
The target group from the public service will include decision and policy-makers, and managers/ or administrators.
HOW PARTICIPANTS WILL BENEFIT
At the end of the course participants will be able to:
Distinguish features of e-government, e-governance and e-democracy;
Apply the models of best practices in e-service delivery;
Explore the e-governance laws and policies;
Examine different kinds of e-services delivered by governments;
Explain the transparency and accountability of governments.
E-governance, e-government, e-democracy initiatives and e-government functions;
Phases of e-government and stages of e-government development;
Policy and management issues specific to e-governance;
Governance and managerial operations performed through the use of ICT;
Applications of ICT used in public administration and governance.