Date of Award


Document Type

Independent Study

Degree Name

Master of Business Administration (MBA)


This study compares the traditional approach to the functions of management with the systems approach these same functions, an examination and tabulation of classical management functions is conducted, this approach is then contrasted and compared current innovations in the system concept of management, A model is developed show how systems thinking applies in a classical structure, Overall, it is concluded that the systems approach does have validity of application,