Course Code : MMPC-001
Course Title : Management Functions and Organisational Processes
Assignment Code : MMPC-001/TMA/JULY/2022
Coverage : All Blocks
Note: Attempt all the questions and submit this assignment to the coordinator of your study
centre. (Last date of submission for July 2022 session is 31st October, 2022 and for
January 2023 session is 30th April, 2023).
1. Briefly describe the functions of management and discuss their importance in the
functioning of the organisations.
2. Discuss the necessity of having Planning and how it helps organisations. Describe
various types of planning and their merits.
3. Discuss and describe the importance of Directing as a function of management. Illustrate
4. What are the characteristics of an organizational culture? Briefly discuss how to build
sustainable organizational culture including ethical culture with examples.
5. Briefly describe and discuss modern theories of leadership and the difference between
successful vs. effective leader.