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International Business Strategy

Assignment Requirements
Assessment Item 1
Assessment Type: Class discussion with hand-in
Assessment Name: Case study
Approximate due date: between Week 5 and 7
Purpose: Evaluate the strategic options and choices available to companies in their international activities.
Length or Duration: Tutorial discussion. Individual hand-in
Approximately 1000 words (or 3 to 4 pages) per case. At least 2 cases must be submitted.
Group or Individual: Class discussion with individual participation (peer marking)
Weight: 40%
Optional or Compulsory: Compulsory

Case study handed by Elvin
Osiras library
Mexico, Chile, Argentina, Brazil, OECD
Strategy: do not talk about market share
Competitive advantage reason: Above average returns
Retail industry: Aldi (other than Australia)

This assessment is designed to serve both summative and formative purposes. Both critical thinking and research skills will be assessed as you will be required to demonstrate abilities to critically analyse and evaluate, apply key concepts and theories, and communicate your analyses and decisions via a presentation and hand-in.
1. Case studies will be allocated one week prior to the discussion/submission. See Blackboard.
2. Additional information will be provided during the lectures, tutorials and the blackboard site.
3. Case analysis may involve collaboration with students within you class and from international universities
4. An important component of case discussion is comment on the work of others
­   Complete the case study exercises prior to attending the tutorials. Bring 1 hard copy of your completed case analysis to class. Two column format illustrated below is suggested as it allows you to record notes from discussion.
­   This assessment relies on the use of peer marking. At the start of the class, all completed cases will be consolidated and you will each be allocated one for marking. During the tutorial you will work with your tutor and classmates in assessing this case.
­     Feedback is provided during the tutorial – active participation in the workshop, and paraphrasing and recording the corrections and ideas from other students will help deepen your understanding.
­     The marked case must be submitted at the end of the class. Submissions cannot be emailed.

Answer the questions briefly and concisely. If you have written more than 1000 words, you have written too much. Use your own words but acknowledge specific ideas and words that come from web sites or texts. Primary sources are the case study your Book of Readings and corporate and industry websites.
Use the following broad headings


Express in your own words the recommendations that are developed in class through class discussion


Label each exercise; include your name, student number and tutorial time.


Your original answers will need to be word processed and correctly numbered.


The task is to evaluate the strategic options and choices available to companies in their international activities.


The broad questions to be answered in each tutorial are,


What are the issues that the decision maker faced?
What decisions were made?
What alternatives might have improved the outcome?
As the decision-maker, what would you propose?


Answers will fall into four main areas issues/analysis /decisions /outcomes
See guidelines in the Week 1 introduction slides

NB: Review of Marks
The nature of the assessment items such as tutorial exercises and the industry analysis requires that a review of marks must be initiated and completed as soon as possible. Any request for a review of marks based on case study analysis and assessment items must be made within seven days of the correction of the exercises or receipt of the assessment item directly to your tutor in the first instance. The review will need to be resolved before the end of the week of the final day of class.

Case study: AMB369


Shows a polished and imaginative approach to the topic
Carefully and logicallyorganised
Shows organisation and coherence
Shows some attempt to organise in a logical manner

Attention to purpose
Has addressed the purpose of the assignment comprehensively and imaginatively
Has addressed the purpose of the assignment coherently and with some attempt to demonstrate imagination
Has addressed the main purpose of the assignment
Some of the work is focused on the aims and themes of the assignment
Fails to address the task set

Quality of analysis 
There is evidence of critical reflection; and the work demonstrates some originality of thought, and the ability to tackle questions and issues not previously encountered
There is evidence of critical reflection, and of ability to tackle questions and issues not previously encountered.
Some evidence of critical reflection, and the ability to make a reasonable attempt at tackling questions and issues not previously encountered.
The attempt at analysis, synthesis and application of knowledge and concepts is superficial
There is little or no attempt at analysis, synthesis or application of knowledge

Data/information gathering/processing
Selects and processes data with confidence and imagination.
Selects appropriate data and processes using relevant tools.
Makes a selection from data and applies processing tools.
Collects some information and makes some use of processing tools.
Random information gathering.   Inappropriate use of processing tools.

Presentation style
Imaginative presentation of material resulting in clarity of message and information & generating class discussion
Well structured and signposted presentation. Generating some class discussion
Clearly structured.
Shows some attempt to structure
Material is difficult to understand due to poor structure

Conforming with instructions
Presented within time boundaries and within prescribed parameters
Presented within time boundaries and within prescribed parameters
Presented within time boundaries and within prescribed parameters
Deviates slightly from the required parameters
Presentation too lengthy with no allow-able reason, or deviates significantly from the required parameters

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