Total Hours: 50 Work load 4 Hrs/ week.
Pedagogy: Lectures, Seminars, Assignments, Field work, Cases etc
Objective: This introductory course makes the students to “put on their management hat”. The students will learn the traditionally proven management concepts and their relevance in solving managerial problems
Module – I
The concept of management, development of management thought, schools of management thought, the process of management, management and administration.
Module – II
Types of business organizations: sole, proprietorship, partnership, joint stock companies, public ltd private Ltd & co-operative societies: meaning nature scope, merits and demerits.
Module – III
Decision Making: Meaning, Types of decisions, steps in Rational decision making, Difficulties in decision making
Module – IV
Planning:The concept, nature, and purpose of planning, objectives of planning, planning process, types of plans, making planning effective.
Module – V
Organising:Concept, nature and principles of organising, span of control, departmentation, line and staff organisation, authority relationship, centralisation versus decentralisation of authority, delegation of authority, committees.
Module – VI
Staffing:Concept of staffing, Importance and need for proper staffing.
Directing : Concepts and nature of directing and supervision.
Motivation : Meaning, Theories of motivation (Maslow, Herzberg, theory X and Y).
Module – VII
Co-ordination:Concept of co-ordination, need for co-ordination, principles of coordination. Qualities of effective leader and leadership styles and applications. Control: Concept and process of control, techniques and tools, control of over-all performances.
Module – VIII
Modern trends in management: Introduction management by objectives, participative management, social and ethical issues in management.
- Principles of management: By Tripaty & Reddy, Tata McGraw Hill Publication,
- Principles and practices of management: By L.M. Prasad, Chand Publication, New Delhi
- Principles and practice of management: By V.S.P. Rao & P.S. Narayan, Konark publication.
- Essentials of management: By Koontz, Tata McGraw Hill Book Publication.
- Business Studies: By C. B. Gupta, Tata McGraw Hill Publication.
- Essential of Management:- Massie.
- Principles of management:- Gupta