ECO-03 Management Theory
SOLVED ASSIGNMENT 2020-2021
COURSE CODE : ECO-03
COURSE TITLE : MANAGEMENT THEORY
ASSIGNMENT CODE : ECO-03/TMA/2020-21
COVERAGE : ALL BLOCKS
|Title Name||ECO-03 Solved Assignment 2020-2021|
|Service Type||Solved Assignment (Soft copy/PDF)|
|Semester||2020-21 Course: BCOM|
|Short Name||ECO-03 (ENGLISH)|
|Product||Assignment of BCOM 2020-2021 (IGNOU)|
|Submission Date||You have to submit the assignment of all the courses to The Coordinator of your Study Centre. For|
appearing in June Term-End Examination, you must submit assignment to the Coordinator of your study
centre latest by 15th March. Similarly for appearing in December Term-End Examination, you must
submit assignments to the Coordinator of your study centre latest by 15th September.
Attempt all the questions:
1. What is meant by scientific management? Discuss its main principles, merits and
2. What do you understand by leadership? Define ‘leadership style’. What are the
main differences between autocratic, democratic and free rein leadership styles?
3. Write short notes on the following :
(a) Principles of delegation of authority
(b) Span of control
(c) Organization structure
(d) Herzberg’s Motivation Hygiene Theory
4. Differentiate between the following :
(a) Management and administration
(b) Policies and objectives
(c) Line and Functional Organization
(d) PERT and CPM
5. Comment briefly on the following statement :
(a) Planning and decision making are two sides of the same coin.
(b) Job description and job specification are useful in recruitment and selection of
employees so as to find the right persons for the jobs
(c) The process of communication implies the existence of a sender, a receiver, a
message and a motivating climate for it.
(d) Coordination is the essence of management.
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