With reference to appropriate literature on both the classical and human relations approaches to management theory, critically evaluate how these are

This assessment is based on the application of the history of management theory to a case study organisation and builds on the tutorial activities undertaken in the first three weeks of the module. The title of assessment one is as follows:

Assessment title
�With reference to appropriate literature on both the �classical� and �human relations� approaches to management theory, critically evaluate how these are applied to the Volkswagen Group today.�

The following points should be noted for this part of the assessment:
� This is an individual assessment, not a group task.
� Literature should be sourced from a range of journal articles and textbooks. A limited range of readings will be made available.
� Evidence should be presented in the form of information researched from the organization. This information should be referenced to reports, websites and other relevant documents to allow tutors to access it.
� The word count is 3000 words +/- 10%. This does not include the reference list but does include any appendices. Do not include lengthy appendices.
� Referencing will be the Harvard system as per University regulations.
� Structure your work clearly. A suggested structure:
o INTRODUCTION
o OVERVIEW OF ORGANISATION (BRIEF)
o REVIEW OF THEORY
o APPLICATION TO ORGANIZATION
o CONCLUSION