ORG20002 Business and Society
Assignment #1 – Describe today’s pluralist society and outline the challenges and opportunities it presents for modern businesses. Do you believe this provides further justification for a stakeholder approach to business? Provide evidence for your argument.
Overall mark is the average grade across all sections. (HD = 80+ D = 70-79; C = 60-69; P = 50-59; N = 0-49)
Criteria Excellent Strongly agree Agree Adequate Disagree
Structure, style, grammar, fluency and effective communication of issues, findings and conclusions • Proficient in paraphrasing key comments and sparing use of direct quotations
• Details reported objectively and cohesively
• Referencing set out in an expert and scholarly manner
• Superior skill demonstrated in use of correct referencing style (Swinburne Harvard)
Demonstrated understanding of concepts and issues relevant to the discussion topic Expertly demonstrated understanding of concepts and issues relevant to the discussion topic and the relevant literature.
Evidence of ability to research, analyse and critique issues relevant to the discussion topic
Academically rigorous use of supporting references and course content • Expert demonstrated use of research and critical analysis skills to address discussion topic
• Provides clear links between bibliographies and explains how it informs the research question
• Unique and objectively argued insights into authors argument & position & strengths and weaknesses of that position.
Adherence to assessment tasks and content coverage (2%) Expert identification and meeting of assessment task requirements – provides adequate references, adheres to word limit, answers all parts of the topic question.
Comments Total Score