Individual Report

 

Coursework 2: Individual Report – 30% of Module Mark

(Deadline 1:00pm, 23rd March 2020)

 

Choose ONE of the practices your Group identified in (b) above, and answer the following questions:

 

  1. Explain and provide examples of the unethical practice you identified.

 

  1. Discuss the current (or potential) social or environmental impacts this practice is having.

 

  1. Discuss how organisations in your chosen supply chain are changing their practice to respond to the ethical or sustainability issues raised.

 

Report Format

 

  • The report should be around 1000 words, +/- 10%.

 

  • Additional appendices can be provided, but they should only be used for additional illustrative material such as data, charts, diagrams and photos and brief accompanying explanatory notes.

 

  • The report should be presented in Times New Roman, 12 pt font, 1.5 spaced, and in A4 format.

 

Marking Criteria

 

Description Weighting %
Evaluation (80)
Introduction: (e.g. brief summary of the practice you have chosen and why) 5
Explanation and examples of one type of unethical practice identified: (e.g. the linkage the practice has with the concept of ethical or sustainability issues in the context of supply chains and distribution systems) 25
Discussion on current (or potential) social or environmental impacts the practice is having. Evidence of different perspectives: (e.g. evidence of the ability to evaluate complex issues and apply conceptual frameworks; evidence of the use of a balanced range of perspectives; awareness of any potential bias in the information resources) 25
Discussion on how organisations in chosen supply chain are changing their practice to respond to the ethical or sustainability issues raised: (e.g. evidence of identifying the implications for, and practical responses from, managers and organisations) 20
Brief summary or conclusion 5
Presentation characteristics (20)  
Evidence of further reading; Appropriate use of references to ensure the original source of any material, data or argument is fully acknowledged and attributed. 10
The extent to which the report adheres to the formatting specified – font, spacing etc. 10

 

Note: Please see Appendix 2 for further information regarding the marking criteria.

 

Appendix 2: Coursework 2 Individual Report (30%)

Assessment  Sheet: Coursework 2 Individual Report (30%)
Module : Retail Marketing Student Name/ID:
Choose of ONE of the practices that group identified (from group presentation):
Evaluation (80) Weighting % 0-29% 30-39% 40-49% 50-59% 60-69% 70-79% 80% & +
Introduction: (e.g. brief summary of the practice you chosen and why) 5
Explanation and examples of one type of unethical practice identified: (e.g. the linkage the practice has with the concept of ethical or sustainability issues in the context of supply chains and distribution systems) 25
Discussion on current (or potential) social or environmental impacts the practice is having. Evidence of different perspectives:  (e.g. evidence of the ability to evaluate complex issues and apply conceptual frameworks; evidence of the use of a balanced range of perspectives; awareness of any potential bias in the information resources) 25
Discussion on how organisations in chosen supply chain are changing their practice to respond to the ethical or sustainability issues raised: (e.g. evidence of identifying the implications for, and practical responses from, managers and organisations) 20
Brief summary or conclusion 5
Presentation characteristics (20)  
Evidence of further reading; Appropriate use of references to ensure that the original source of any material, data or argument is fully acknowledged and attributed. 10
The extent to which the report adheres to the formatting specified – font, spacing etc. 10
Feedback:
Total Mark Date:
Tutor Name:

 

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