Assignment 1 Specifications
This assignment aims at applying theoretical and practical knowledge of organisational structure and design
in evaluating the effectiveness of a company's structure and strategies in terms of management innovation
and overall performance.
Each student is expected to:
i. Select a company or organisation in Australia and write a formal report on its structure and strategies.
ii. Get an approval of the nominated company from your lecturer by the end of week 6. This will be approved on a 'first-come first-serve' basis.
iii. Perform academic research on the nominated company to identify and assess the effectiveness of the current structure and strategies in terms of management innovation and overall performance
iv. Make some recommendations based on your research and knowledge of the unit concepts.
Assignment Structure should be as the following:
• Executive Summary
• Brief Introduction and Background information on selected company
• Section 1: Overview of the company's organisational structure, strategies and possible reasons.
1- Section 2: Impact of the company's structure on management innovation
• Section 3: Impact of the company's structure on overall business performance.
Recommendations: Provide suggestions and recommendations on how your chosen
company can improve on innovation and performance.