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Assessment item 2A
Strategic Management
Value: 20%
Due date: 17-Dec-2017
Return date: 12-Jan-2018
Length: 1500 words
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Using an organisation that has been in the news in the past two years, apply and critically evaluate how each of the following theoretical concepts influences strategic management practices in that organisation. Provide recommendations that would enhance strategic management in your chosen organisation
• Industry attractiveness
• Resource based view (resources, capabilities and core competencies)
• Competitive advantage
Refer to relevant academic literature and source materials.
This assessment addresses the following subject learning objectives.
• be able to critically analyse and evaluate a variety of management theories and practices;
• be able to identify and apply a variety of management and organisational theories and practices;
This assessment will also help you use empirical evidence to support your arguments. Marking criteria
Cited. High Distinction (85-100%) Distinction (75 — 84%) Credit (65 —7a%) Pas. (50 — 64%)
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This assessment will also help you use empirical evidence to support your arguments.
Marking criteria
Please see presentation guidelines in the 'Assessment Information' section of the subject outline.
You must follow an essay structure which includes an introduction; a body that outlines the argument, analyses the literature researched and answers the essay question; and a conclusion. Your writing style must follow professional literacy which includes the following.
• Citations and a final reference list that follows the APA 6 guidelines accurately. Please see the CSU Referencing website at
• Academic language (respectful, non-emotive, inclusive, non-sexist) and accurate English mechanics (spelling, grammar, punctuation etc.)
• A minimum of three (3) academic journals as citations/references.
Additional information to assist you with your assignment can be found here
This assessment must be submitted via Turnitin. Text match should not be more than 20%.
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