Time: 3 Hours; Marks: 60

1. Introduction to Management

  • 1.1 Meaning and Definition of Management.
  • 1.2 Importance of Management.
  • 1.3 Characteristics of Management.
  • 1.4 Functions of Management.
  • 1.5 Difference between Management and Administration.

2. Concept of Management

  • 2.1 Principles of Management.
  • 2.2 Nature of Management.
  • 2.3 Concepts and Thoughts of Management.
  • 2.4 Classical, Neo Classical and Scientific Management.

3. Functions of Management

  • 3.1 Meaning and Significance of Functions of Management.
  • 3.2 Planning.
  • 3.3 Organising.
  • 3.4 Staffing.
  • 3.5 Directing.
  • 3.6 Coordinating.
  • 3.7 Controlling.

4. Communication

  • 4.1 Meaning and Definition of Communication.
  • 4.2 Significance of Communication.
  • 4.3 Types of Communication.
  • 4.4 Features of Effective Communication.
  • 4.5 Hurdles of Communication.

5. Motivation

  • 5.1 Meaning, Definition and Significance of Motivation.
  • 5.2 Types of Motivation.
  • 5.3 Motivational Theories.
  • 5.4 Difference between Motivation and Inspiration.

6. Leadership

  • 6.1 Meaning, Definition and Importance of Leadership.
  • 6.2 Types of Leaders.
  • 6.3 Characteristics of a Good Leader.
  • 6.4 Leadership Styles.

7. Social Responsibility of Business

  • 7.1 Business and Society.
  • 7.2 Concept of Social Responsibility.
  • 7.3 Importance of Social Responsiblity.
  • 7.4 Corporate Social Responsibility.

8. Information Technology and Business

  • 8.1 Meaning, Definition and Importance of Information Technology.
  • 8.2 Information Technology in Functional Areas of Business.
  • 8.3 Meaning and Scope of E-business.
  • 8.4 Merits and Demerits of E-business.