Supervision vs Administration - What's the difference?
As nouns the difference between supervision and administration
is that supervision
is the act or instance of supervising while administration
is (uncountable) the act of administering; government of public affairs; the service rendered, or duties assumed, in conducting affairs; the conducting of any office or employment; direction.
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
The act or instance of supervising.
- Under his parents supervision he drilled the holes in the wood.
- Do not attempt this without adequate supervision .
(uncountable) The act of administering; government of public affairs; the service rendered, or duties assumed, in conducting affairs; the conducting of any office or employment; direction.
(countable) A body that administers; the executive part of government; the persons collectively who are entrusted with the execution of laws and the superintendence of public affairs; the chief magistrate and his cabinet or council; or the council, or ministry, alone, as in Great Britain.
(uncountable) The act of administering, or tendering something to another; dispensation.
- Successive US administrations have had similar Middle East policies.
(uncountable, business) Management.
(uncountable, legal, UK) An arrangement whereby an insolvent company can continue trading under supervision.
- ''the administration of a medicine, of an oath, of justice, or of the sacrament.
- The company went into voluntary administration last week.
* supervision, conduct, management, regulation, organization, governing