MS-07 Information Systems for Managers Question Paper December 2017

1. What is a system software ? Is operating system a system software ? Elaborate. Describe the functions of an operating system. 2. Discuss the Anthony’s framework for design of MIS. Highlight the differences in the information required for planning and control activities in different functional areas. Do you think that in order to design […]

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Management of Machines and Materials Question Paper December 2017

1. (a) Explain with the help of suitable diagram the framework of planning, organising and control in a production system. (b) What are the major distinctions between a manufacturing organization and a service organization ? Discuss with suitable examples. 2. (a) Which factors are most important in determining the location of a garment plant ? Briefly explain the reasons for your […]

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MS 2 IGNOU MBA Assignments Jan – June 2018

1. Explain the process of human resource planning. Describe how HR forecast is carried out in the organisation you are working with or an organisation you are familiar with. 2. Discuss the concept of ‘performance appraisal’. Explain any two methods of performance appraisal that you are familiar with citing suitable organisational examples. 3. Define mentoring […]

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MS 3 IGNOU MBA Assignments Jan – June 2018

1. Discuss the critical elements of macro-economic policies. How economic environment gives a direction to the changes in the economic planning? 2. Differentiate between Economic Growth and Economic Development. Why is growth and development synonymously used in economic discussion? 3. Discuss the genesis of mixed economy framework in India. 4. “An important factor which influences […]

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MS 52 IGNOU MBA Assignments Jan – June 2018

1. What are the phases of a project development cycle? Give the salient tasks under each phase. What are the outlines of opportunity studies in project management? How do there impact upon project feasibility studies? 2. “Doubled Project Report (DPR) forms the foundation on which the entire superstructure of the project is built – if […]

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MS 43 IGNOU MBA Assignments Jan – June 2018

1. Explain the concept of Strategy? Describe the different Models that help in formulating business unit strategies. 2. Explain the ARM’s length principle and discuss its application. 3. Discuss in detail the three organisational Incentives systems viz the Scanlon plan, the Kaiser-United Steel Workers plan and profit sharing and explain their applicability. 4. Select any […]

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MS 24 IGNOU MBA Assignments Jan – June 2018

1. Explain the procedure for registration of a Trade Union under the Trade Unions Act. Discuss the objects general and political funds are spent under the Trade Union Act. 2. Describe the present position of Trade Unions in India. What are your suggestions for strengthening the Trade Unions in India. 3. Explain the meaning and […]

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MS 9 IGNOU MBA Assignments Jan – June 2018

1. Explain the Opportunity Cost Principle? Substantiate with the help of an example how production possibility reflects opportunity costs? 2. How are Demand, Price Elasticity and Revenue determined? Explain Price Elasticity with the help of any particular example of your choice. 3. Discuss Economies and Diseconomies of Scale. How is Economies of Scope different from […]

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MS 21 IGNOU MBA Assignments Jan – June 2018

SET A 1. Describe the emerging scenario of organizations. Explain the steps to be taken by management into bring in the mindset of employees conducive to changing reality of business in an organization you are aware of. Briefly describe the organization you are referring to. 2. Explain the relevance of behaviour modification in organizations and […]

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MS 41 IGNOU MBA Assignments Jan – June 2018

1. The annual figures of Alpha Ltd are as follows: (i) Sales at home, at 1 month credit Rs. 12,00,000. (ii) Export at 3 months credit, S.P. 10% below the home price Rs. 5,40,000. (iii) Materials used, suppliers extend 2 months credit Rs. 4,50,000. (iv) Wages paid, half month in arreas Rs. 3,60,000. (v) Manufacturing […]

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