Competitive Strategy H16006 —S3 / T2 - 2019 Dr Philip Booth - Holmes Sydney
Handout 3b: HI6006 ASSIGNMENTS OVERVIEW - VERSION 2
1. Individual Assignment: Key Strategy Development Tools
Due: end of Week 5
Aim: get you to understand and master the models/tools!
Write an interesting essay explaining any 3 of the main strategy development models/tools and how they are used in business.
Include current practical examples from businesses or industries, for each of your 3 chosen models/tools
Length and Marks
1500 words; 15 %
Mentoring in Weeks 3 & 4
DRAFTs (optional) emailed end of Week 4
FINALs - Word docxs uploaded end of Week 5, with Cover Sheet (no pdfs accepted!)
Gain 1 mark if Cover Sheet is correct.
Criteria Discuss comprehensively ANY 3 of these 9 strategy models/tools (you choose any 3) and show how they are used in business:
H. Porter's Five Forces
iii. Resource-based View
v. SWOT Analysis (may include Cross Impact Analysis
vii. Generic Strategies
ix. Ghemawat's AAA.
Include in-text references to academic journals and online business magazines etc.
And include a bibliography with correct Harvard style academic references