CLO: Develop information technology skills for fast and effective means of communication to address business issues (Lo 4.3)
CLO: Understand the simple and complex issues pertaining to public management environment (Lo 1.2)
You are expected 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 be evaluated in terms of your planning, organization and the way you present your assignment. All the three sections carry equal weightage.
Kindly read the instruction carefully and prepare your assignment and submit to your teacher.
1) Planning: Read the assignments carefully, go through the Units (Please refer to Chapter 12, “Technology and Public Administration”) on which they are based. Make some points regarding each question and then rearrange them in a logical order.
2) Organisation: Be a little selective and analytical before drawing up a rough outline of your answer. Give adequate attention to question’s introduction and conclusion.
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 expression and style.
3) Presentation: Once you are satisfied with your answer, you can write down the final version for submission. It is mandatory to write the assignment neatly in your own handwriting. If you so desire, you may underlining the points you wish to emphasize. Make sure that the answer is within the stipulated word limit.
Write a 3-page paper on the following topic:
What are the challenges faced by management in handling technological changes in a public organisation? How does the HRD framework support structured organizational set-up in handling technological change. Explain with relevant examples.