Subject Name & Code
: ADL-01-PRINCIPLES AND PRACTICES OF MANAGEMENT Study Centre : Permanent Enrolment Number (PEN) : A1920210006(el) Student Name : Jayesh Kumar G Pillai INSTRUCTIONS a) Students are required to submit three assignments ASSIGNMENT DETAILS Assignment A Five Subjective Questions Assignment B Three Subjective Questions Case Study Assignment C 40 Objective Questions b) c) d) e) MARKS 15 + 15 10
Total weightage given to these assignments is 40%. All assignments are to be completed in your own hand writing/typed. All questions are required to be attempted. All the three assignments are to be completed by due dates (specified from time to time) and mailed/given by hand for evaluation at the ACeL office Noida/your study centre. The evaluated assignments can be collected from your study centre / ACeL office after six weeks. Thereafter, these will be destroyed at the end of each semester.
Jayesh Kumar G Pillai 31 May 2011
(√ ) Tick mark in front of the assignments submitted Assignment ‘A’ . √ Assignment ‘B’ √ Assignment ‘C’ √
1. Compare the three schools of Management thought and discuss which theory is most important and why? Ans The three schools of management thought are : (a) Quantitative School of Management (b) Contingency School of Management (c) Quality School of Management
Quantitative School of management
During World War II, mathematicians, physicists, and other scientists joined together to solve military problems. The quantitative school of management is a result of the research conducted during World War II. The quantitative approach to management involves the use of quantitative techniques, such as statistics, information models, and computer simulations, to improve decision making. This school consists of several branches, described