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- 10 week duration
Principles and Methodology of Management are the basic foundation for management studies. This course offers a methodological perspective about this subject. The main objectives of this subject is to acquaint students with the various functions of Management and how to apply it to an organization.
Through various case studies and assignments students will be able to develop a wider perspective with regard to subject and its application in business organizations
Nature and scope of management process, definition of management-management: a science, an art or profession?, scientific management, administrative management, Contributions by Management Scholars
MODULE 2 PLANNING
Definition, meaning, Importance, steps in planning, characteristics types of plans - objectives, strategies, policies, procedures, rules, programmes and Budgets, Relationship between planning and controlling, limitations of planning. Decision making - definition, meaning, objectives, steps in rational decision making, Types of decisions, Difficulties in decision making
MODULE 3 ORGANIZING
Meaning importance, process of organizing, organizations structure, Types of organization structure - line organizations, line and staff organizations, Functional organization, committees. Delegation of authority, significance of delegation, process of delegation. Centralisation& decentralisation of authority.
MODULE 4 STAFFING
Meaning and importance Of Staffing,Directing - Meaning, importance, elements of directing.
MODULE 5 CONTROLLING
Co-ordination, need for co-ordination, meaning and importance of controls, control process, budgetary and non-budgetary controls