College of Administrative and Financial Sciences
Course Name: Public Management
Course Code: MGT 324
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Level of Marks: High/Middle/Low
Instructions – PLEASE READ THEM CAREFULLY
The Assignment must be submitted on Blackboard (WORD format only) via the allocated folder.
Assignments submitted through email will not be accepted.
Students are advised to make their work clear and well presented, marks may be reduced for poor presentation. This includes filling in your information on the cover page.
Students must mention question numbers clearly in their answers.
Late submission will NOT be accepted.
Avoid plagiarism, the work should be in your own words, copying from students or other resources without proper referencing will result in ZERO marks.
All answered must be typed using Times New Roman (size 12, double-spaced) font.
Submissions without a cover page will NOT be accepted.
Weight: 05 Marks
CLO: Demonstrate different management and leadership styles for different situations.
We expect you to answer each question as per instructions in the assignment. You will find it useful to keep the following points in mind. The assignment with being evaluated in terms of your planning, organization, and the way you present your assignment. All three sections will carry equal weightage
Kindly read the instruction carefully and prepare your assignment accordingly.
1) Planning: Read the assignments carefully, go through the Units on which they are based. Make some points regarding each question and then rearrange them in a logical order. (1.5 Marks)
2) Organisation: Be a little selective and analytical before drawing up a rough outline of your answer. Give adequate attention to the question’s introduction and conclusion. (1.5 Marks)
Make sure that:
a) The answer is logical and coherent
b) It has clear connections between sentences and paragraphs
c) The presentation is correct in your expression and style.
3) Presentation: Once you are satisfied with your answer, you can write down the final version for submission. If you so desire, you may underline the points you wish to emphasize. Make sure that the answer is within the stipulated word limit. (2 Marks)
Write an essay in about 1000-1200 words on the following topic.
“Success of any organisation depends upon leadership skill in the organisation”.
In line with this statement briefly discuss the role of leadership in the success story of any organization of your choice. With an example, critically analyse the leadership style which is suitable for smooth decision making and effectively resolving business issues.
Important: You are required to present at least three scholarly journals to support your answers.