Recent Question/Assignment

Your two organisation to compare in this assessment are, a. Hoyts Cinema b. Darren Handley Designs
Individually you are required to prepare: 1. A service offering diagram that clearly compares and distinguishing between core, supplementary and augmented services of the organisations above. 2. One page explanation of the the comparison. 3. A service process map/Blueprint of the Hoyts cinema that includes different steps of the processes followed by the service organisation, time is taken for each process etc. 4. One page explanation of the service process map/Blueprint.

Assessment 1 Information
Subject Code: MKT203
Subject Name: Services Marketing
Assessment Title: Service Mapping Blueprint
Assessment Type: Length: Individual Chart and Analysis 4-5 pages (no more)
Weighting: 30%
Total Marks:
Submission: 100
Online
Due Date: Week 6
Your task
Individually, you are required to prepare a 4 to 5-page analysis of the brands provided below.
Assessment Description
The purpose of this assessment is to develop students’ ability to discern the differences between products and services marketing by evaluating the use of customer experience in the design and implementation of services marketing activities. This will enable students to apply learned marketing theories and concepts to a ‘real world’ business case within a safe learning environment.
Assessment Instructions
Your two organisation to compare in this assessment are,
a. Hoyts Cinema
b. Darren Handley Designs
Individually you are required to prepare:
1. A service offering diagram that clearly compares and distinguishing between core, supplementary and augmented services of the organisations above.
2. One page explanation of the the comparison.
3. A service process map/Blueprint of the Hoyts cinema that includes different steps of the processes followed by the service organisation, time is taken for each process etc.
4. One page explanation of the service process map/Blueprint.
Consider complexity and divergence while preparing these charts.
Your document MUST follow a professional structure:
Cover page that contains your details, assessment details etc.
Service offering diagram (One page, no more)
One page explanation of the service offering diagram
Service process map /Blueprint (One page, no more) One page explanation of the process map/Blueprint You must incorporate theories and concepts related to services marketing discussed in the topics from weeks 1 to 4. In preparing your submission, you will need to use at least 5 sources of information that are referenced in accordance with Kaplan Harvard Referencing Guide. These may include corporate websites, government publications, industry reports, census data, journal articles, and newspaper articles.
Assessment Submission
This file must be submitted as a ‘Word’ document to avoid any technical issues that may occur from incorrect file format upload. Uploaded files with a virus will not be considered as a legitimate submission. Moodle will notify you if there is an issue with the submitted file. In this case, you must contact your workshop facilitator via email and provide a brief description of the issue and a screenshot of the error message. You are also encouraged to submit your work well in advance of the deadline to avoid any possible delay with any other technical difficulties that may occur.
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1* - 9 days 5% per day for each calendar day late deducted from the total marks available
10 - 14 days 50% deducted from the total marks available.
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MKT203 Assessment 1 Marking Rubric – Service Mapping Blueprint 30%
Marking
Criteria (__/100) F (Fail)
0-49% P (Pass) 50-64% C (Credit) 65-74% D (Distinction) 75-84% HD (High Distinction) 85-100%
Analysis of the value
offering
__/30 marks Your analysis lacks depth, and your interpretation is not relevant to the value offering of the two brands. You have briefly analysed some information regarding both the brands to
differentiate; your
interpretation is not always
relevant to the value offering of the two brands. You have analysed most of the information regarding both the brands to differentiate; your interpretation is not
always relevant to the value offering of the two brands. You provided a detailed analysis of the information
regarding both the brands to differentiate; your
interpretation is not always
relevant to the value offering of the two brands. You have provided a comprehensive analysis of the information regarding both the
brands to differentiate, although your interpretation is not always
relevant to the value offering of the two brands.
Service Blueprint
__/30 marks You have provided a service blueprint of Hoyts Australia
that lacks clarity and/or does
not covers the aspects of the service mapping to be customer experience-centric. You have provided a service
blueprint of Hoyts Australia.
Additionally, mapping the activities that are customer experience-centric would enhance your submission. You have provided a service blueprint of Hoyts Australia that
covers some of the aspects of the service mapping to be customer experience-centric. You have provided a detailed service blueprint of Hoyts
Australia that covers the aspects of the service
mapping to be customer experience-centric. You have provided a holistic service blueprint of Hoyts Australia that covers all the aspects of the service mapping to be customer experience-centric.
Chart Format
__/10 marks The format chosen for your chart is inappropriate and/or lacks thought and
consideration for the intended audience. The format chosen for your chart is appropriate, but further attention to detail would improve its presentation. The format chosen for your chart is appropriate, but minor changes would enhance its presentation. Your chart is professionally presented and has been
submitted in the appropriate format. Your chart is professionally presented and exceeds
expectations for what is suitable for a business environment.
Theory
Application
__/10 marks Your analysis of value offering and chart does not
satisfactorily identify and apply relevant service
marketing theories and concepts. Your analysis of value offering and chart partially identifies and applies some relevant
service marketing theories and
concepts Your analysis of value offering and chart satisfactorily identifies
and uses appropriate service marketing theories and
concepts Your analysis of value offering and chart strongly
identifies and applies relevant
service marketing theories and concepts Your analysis of value offering and chart clearly and thoroughly
identifies and applies relevant
service marketing theories and concepts
Grammar/Spelling
__/10 marks Spelling and/or grammar is consistently incorrect,
impacting on the flow and readability of your memorandum. Mostly correct grammar and spelling used throughout, with consistent minor and/or major errors. Mostly correct grammar and spelling used throughout, with
occasional minor and/or major error(s). Correct grammar and spelling throughout the memorandum, with the occasional minor error. Correct grammar and spelling throughout the memorandum with no errors.
In-text Citations and Referencing
__/10 marks
Neither in-text referencing and/or reference list adheres to Kaplan Harvard
Referencing Style. In-text referencing or the resultant reference list adheres to Kaplan Harvard Referencing Style, with some errors. Both, in-text referencing and the resultant reference list adhere
to Kaplan Harvard Referencing Style, with some errors. Both, in-text referencing and the resultant reference list adhere to Kaplan Harvard
Referencing Style, with only occasional minor errors. Both, in-text referencing and the resultant reference list adhere strictly to Kaplan Harvard
Referencing Style, with no errors.
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