Following is the syllabus:
Unit I: (08 Hrs)
Role and importance of management, process of management planning,
organizing, staffing, directing, controlling. Nature, purpose and principles of management,
Business policy, tools and techniques of strategic management, business ethics and social

Unit II: (08 Hrs)
Applications of IT in management: Application of IT in functions like finance and
accounting, stores, purchase, product design and development, quality control,
logistics, customer relationship, marketing, project management, health care, insurance,
banking, agriculture and service sector.
Pre-project & Project Approval

Unit III: (08 Hrs)
Preliminary planning of an IT Project: Gathering project Information, defining the project
goals, establishing project priorities, requirements analysis, Risk : Identification, Classification,
Mitigation and Management, budgeting a project, creating a work breakdown structure,
estimation, Stakeholders, Gantt Charts.

Unit IV: (08 Hrs)
Organizing an IT Project: Organizing a Project Team: - Assessing internal scales, creating a
team, managing team issues, resources procurement.
Preparing and Implementing the project plan: - Defining the project schedule,
project network diagram creation and analysis, project constraints, tracking project
progress and financial obligations, Decision Trees
Revising the project plan: need for revision , establishing change control, implementing the
project changes, coping with project delays, Planning for Versions and Releases.

Unit V: (08 Hrs)
Group Dynamics and Team Management : Theories of Group Formation Formal
and Informal Groups and their interaction, Importance of teams - Formation of
Teams Team Structure, Team Bonding, Leading the team, Formal Technical
Meeting: Conflict Management - Traditional vis--vis Modern view of conflict,
Process - Strategies for resolving destructive conflict, Stress management, employee welfare,
energy management and energy audit,

Unit VI: (08 Hrs)
Modern approaches to management: Concept of Knowledge management, change
management, technology management, supply chain management, introduction to
Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) and cyber, laws, process and project quality
standards Six Sigma, PSP, TSP, CMM, CMMI, PCMM, Impact of IT quality
management systems, learning organizations