MTM102

Principles of Management
Year / Semester: 
1st Semester

Block

Unit No.

Title

Block 1

Introduction to the Concept of  Management

 

Unit 1   

Evolution of the Process of  Management and  its present status

 

Unit 2

Nature, Definition, Characteristics and Importance of Management

 

Unit 3

Different Schools of Management: Administrative, Scientific, Behavioural, Open Systems, Contingency, Systems, Theory Z, Mc Kinsey's Seven S

 

Unit 4

Skills and Roles of Management Professionals

Block 2

Key Functions of Management-I

 

Unit 5

Planning: Meaning, Concept and Importance; Process and Types of Planning

 

Unit 6

Principles of Planning, Steps of Planning; Decision Making; Management By Objectives

 

Unit 7

Organizing: Meaning and Importance; Organisational Structures and Departmentation

 

Unit 8

Organizing: Delegation and Decentralization; Span of Control; Types of Organisation

Block 3

Key Functions of Management-II

 

Unit 9

Staffing: Nature and Purpose; Process of Staffing; Directing

 

Unit 10

Leading; Motivation; Communication

 

Unit 11

Controlling: Need and importance of Control; Methods of Control

 

Unit 12

Characteristics of Effective Control; Controlling a Tourism organization: Challenges and Strategies

Block 4

Management of Tourism and Travel Trade

 

Unit 13

Tourism & Travel Trade: Characteristics and Unique Features

 

Unit 14

The Art of Managing a Tourism Trade Organization

 

Unit 15

Mega Events: Planning, Managing and Effective Implementation

 

Unit 16

Case Study on Management of GMVN and KMVN