Business Management (Travel & Tourism)
Management with Human Resource Management
Business Management and Information Technology
Human Resource Management with Information Systems
BSc Accounting and Finance
BA Accounting and Finance
Oil and Gas Management
Law with Management
University of Plymouth
Any special requirements:
All work should be submitted on the Student Portal along with an acceptable Turnitin Report
1,500 words (+ or – 10%)
Deadline date for submission:
14.00pm, 10th August 2016
Percentage of marks awarded for module:
The individual report is 50% of the total marks for the module.
Explanatory comments on the assessment criteria
Content will reflect the students’ ability to understand and to analyse business
Maximum marks for
economics as taught.
Answers to be based on an interpretation of class hand-outs and evidence of background reading. That is, there should be clear demonstration of focused rigorous research from recognised authoritative sources.
Format, referencing, bibliography
• The limit is not a guide, it is an instruction.
• Do not stray into tangential material. Always ask yourself – is what I’ve written relevant to the question set?
• Copy and Paste. Please try to refrain from doing this.
• Font size. Please use font size of approx.. TNR 12, Arial 12 size.
• Double space.
• Read (aloud) what you have written. If we can’t understand your argument, you will not get any credit for it.
The Study Skills Handbook and Module provide detailed guidance on referencing. Ensure you reference your citations using the Harvard method.
Constructive critical analysis, introduction, conclusion
Demonstration of a clear understanding of the issues. Use of academic models. Clear focussed understanding of a topic.
Critical analysis is an important test of the student’s ability to evaluate business economics concepts.
Introductions and conclusions should briefly address the issues to be discussed and discussed respectively.
Assignment Task: Individual Report
(This assignment comprises 50% of the final mark for this module)
You should answer the question in report form with introduction, main body and conclusion.
What is the relationship between inflation and interest rates? How time lag affect spending and saving decisions. Use an example of your choice to analyse the above statement