COURSE CODE: ADD 501
COURSE TITLE: Principles and Theories of Administration
NUMBER OF UNITS: 3 Units
COURSE DURATION: Two hours per week for 15 Weeks (30 Hours)
Course Coordinator: Dr. (Mrs.) O.E. Fapojuwo, B.Agric., M.Sc., PhD
Office Location: Agric. Econs & Farm Mgt. Department, COLAMRUD
Other Lecturers: Dr. R.A. Oyeyinka, B.Agric., M.Sc., PhD
Definitions of Administration and Management, Differences between administration and management, Managerial and Administrative qualities, Administrative and management functions, Supervision: types, functions of supervisor, characteristics of supervision and principles of supervision, Prerequisite for successful agricultural administration and Agricultural administration problems in Nigeria. Meaning and definition of theory, Roles of theory in agricultural administration, Types of theories in Agricultural Administration. Theories and their implications in Agricultural Administration.