Module Catalogues

China: The Public Sector

Module Title China: The Public Sector
Module Level Level 3
Module Credits 5.00
Academic Year 2021/22
Semester SEM2

Aims and Fit of Module

To provide students with knowledge of China’s public sector and its reforms.

Learning outcomes

A. Understand State Capitalism in the Chinese context.
B. Be aware of the reasons (social, political, economic) for the public sector changes that are occurring in China.
C. Know the purpose of State Owned Enterprises (SOEs) in the economic development of China, and their roles in the past and their future.
D. Identify the impacts of the public sector reforms on citizens' everyday lives.
E. Be aware of the governance and HR changes that have occurred in China.

Method of teaching and learning

Lectures and seminars