NATIONAL OPEN UNIVERSITY OF NIGERIA AEM507 MANAGEMEMT OF AGRIC. EXT. PERSONNEL
14/16, Ahmadu Bello Way, Victoria Island
SCHOOL OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY October, 2013 Examination
Course Code: AEM507 TIME: 2 HOURS: 30 MINUTES Course Title: MANAGEMEMT OF AGRIC. EXT. PERSONNEL
ANSWER 5 QUESTIONS ONLY
Q1. Explain briefly five (5) conditions for effective extension management. (4 marks each) (20 marks) Q2. a. State five (5) functions of management. (1 mark each) (5 marks)
- b. Explain three of the functions stated abov (5 marks each) (15 marks)
Q3.a. What is Budgeting? (4 marks) b. State 4 purpose of budgeting. (2 marks each) (8 marks) c. State 4 reasons for coordination in extension services. (2 marks each) (8 marks)
Q4.a. Explain briefly the concept of supervision. (4 marks)
- b. State 8 roles of a supervisor in extension managem (2 marks each) (16 marks)
Q5. To be an effective manager, it is necessary to possess many skills. Explain 5
managerial skills required in an organization. (4 marks each) (20 marks)
Q6. State 10 and discuss 2 of the principles guiding the task of a personnel manager.
(10 marks + 5 marks each for discussion) (20 marks)
Q7. Write short notes on the following. (5 marks each)
- Scalar principles.
- b. Span of contro
- Behavioral Management Thought.
- d. Staff selection (20 marks)