However, to understand this manual, you need to have read the case material provided and have the questions with you as neither of these are included in this manual owing to ARU copyright issues.
Section 4 of the assignment contains only a single question and this is mandatory. However, you have the option of selecting ONLY one question to answer from every other section from sections 1 to 3. In total, you should answer four questions taking only one question from each section.
Format and Structure
The following format and structure can be followed when drafting the report. However, you are free to adopt a suitable report format to present the answer.
• Cover page • Table of contents • Introduction • Section One – Mission, Vision and Stakeholders • Section Two – Scenarios and Industry Analysis • Section Three – Resources and Capabilities • Section Four – Business and Corporate Strategies • Conclusions and recommendations • References
Maximum word count allowed is 3,000 words
The candidates are required to provide a cover page to include the following:
• The assignment title • Name of the candidate • Candidate’s ID • Supervisor’s name • University, school, and department
Table of Contents
An outline of the whole project in list form, setting out the order of the sections, with page numbers. It is conventional to number the preliminary pages (abstract, table of contents) with lower case Roman numerals (i.e. (i), (ii), (iii) etc.) and the main text pages (starting with the first chapter) in Arabic numerals (1, 2, 3, etc.) as shown:
Contents Page List of Tables i List of Figures ii List of Abbreviations iii Acknowledgements iv
Chapter 1 (Title) 1 (First Section heading) (Second etc.) (Third)