The assignment is broken down into three separate sections. All three sections are found in the template and are allotted separate pages. As an MS WORD file students may alter or play with the formatting of this file providing they do not delete required sections. Make sure you have read all the topics in this Module before attempting to do this assignment.
Download the “Assignment 1 – Case Study (Response Template)”
Save the file and name it correctly for submission: 'Student_Name_Assignment 1-
Section 1 – Thomas White’s Framework
This section aims to apply Thomas White's framework to make an analysis of your allocated Case Study. Make sure you have read Topic 3 before attempting this section.
Read the Thomas White article, “Resolving an Ethical Dilemma,” before attempting the assignment. The article explains the key concepts and processes you will need to use.
Read your assigned Case Study from Assignment 1, Part 1.
Use the Template and Thomas White's framework to make an analysis of your individual case study.
Note: You need to provide responses in all three fields of the form (1,2, & 3). You should input 350-500 words total in this section.
Section 2 – The Governance and Regulatory Environment
This section deals with applying the ACS Code of Conduct and the Australian Regulatory Framework (Legislation and AS/ISO Standards). Make sure you have read Topic 4 before attempting this section. See additional links to reference materials at the conclusion of these instruction.
Fill in the boxes on the assignment page as per the instructions.
Cite all the relevant clauses along with each sub-clause applicable to your allocated Case Study.
Section 3 – Justifying a Decision and Recommending Appropriate Action
This section of the assignment focuses on what you think are the most appropriate responses to the dilemma. Section 3 is your chance to have a say on the issues involved. You should be brief but to the point here. We encourage you to reflect here, so don't be too worried about going over the word limit. You will not be penalized for doing so.
Make short text responses to the five (5) questions in the spaces provided.
Each response should be between 50 - 80 words (Total 400 words approx).