Courses Catalogue

Theories And Principles Of Management

COURSE CODE: MSF 9101
COURSE CREDIT UNIT: 3
ACADEMIC PROGRAMME: Management: International Business, PhD
COLLEGE/SCHOOL/FACULTY: College of Economics and Management
STATUS: Core
PROGRAMME TYPE: Postgraduate

Course Content and Outline

Introduction

·         Identifiable Functions in the Process of Management  

Evolution of Management Thought                                        

Operating Theories of Management                                       

The Operational Approach

·         Classical management theories

·         Fayol and universal principles of management

·         Taylor and scientific management theory and their followers 

The Behavioral Approach

·         The human relations movement

The Systems Approach-: Chester Bernard

Operating Theories of Management

Theories of motivation

Leadership

Participation and

Decision making.

MODE OF DELIVERY

Lectures

Reading assignments

Presentations

Group discussions

INSTRUCTIONAL MATERIALS AND / OR EQUIPMENT

Whiteboard and Markers

Flip Charts

LCD Projectors

CDs, DVDs and Tapes