Coursework Submission Date:Test– Week 6 (16/3 to 20/3)Group – Week 10 (13/4 to 19/4)Presentation- Week 10 (13/4 to 19/4)
Number of Assessments
Form of Assessment
Size of Assessment/Duration/Word count
Category of assessment
Learning Outcomes being assessed
1 to 5
1 & 4
1,500 words report
2, 3 & 5
10 minutes presentation
2, 3 & 5
A. Late Submission
A 10% deduction per day of total coursework marks (excluding weekends and public holidays).
Late submission between 5 to 10 days, results in a 50% deduction of total coursework marks.
Late submission past 10 days results in an automatic 0% for coursework and the student will be barred from the final examination.
Students must submit all materials supporting their coursework listed in the deliverable section.
The coursework must be done in a group of 4-5 and must be entirely your own work. Please make sure that you are aware of the rules concerning plagiarism. If you are unclear about them, please consult your program coordinator/lecturer.
Plagiarism is presenting somebody else’s work as your own. It includes: copying information directly from the Web or books without referencing the material; submitting joint coursework as an individual effort; copying another student’s coursework; stealing coursework from another student and submitting it as your own. Suspected plagiarism will be investigated and if found to have occurred will be dealt with according to the procedures set down by the university/college.
The coursework should exhibit formal research skills i.e. with a table of content, proper citations, references, and appendixes.
The coursework write up must be able to demonstrate critical analysis and application of both theory and practical issues to the company that you have selected.
Student may include additional relevant data/information apart from the proposed guidelines in conjunction to your research. Additional marks will be awarded for such attempt.
Your coursework should not be more than 1,500 words.
Your coursework must include the turnitin report
Learning Outcomes tested
Assessment Criteria : Students must demonstrate the ability to:
LO2: Apply and analyse important performance indicators and their measurement for internal control, decision making and planning for the future.LO3: Evaluate and appraise the budgetary process undertaken in a typical business organisation.LO5: Identify and critically evaluate the contributions which management accounting makes to organizational control by applying computational techniques in a given situation
To work in a group and evaluate how a typical budgetary process is undertaken in a business organisation. To evaluate if Zero-Based-Budgeting approach of cost cutting affected Kraft Heinz’s performance and to recommend how Kraft Heinz’s performance can improve in terms of planning, control and decision making. To support with justification the contributions which management accounting makes to organization budgetary control through computational techniques
Evaluate how a typical budgetary process is undertaken in a business organisation. Next critically evaluate Hirsch’s (2019) article by discussing if the Zero-Based-Budgeting approach of cost cutting affected Kraft Heinz’s performance. Demonstrate with support from literature how Kraft Heinz’s performance can improve in terms of planning, control and decision making? Lastly, critically evaluate the contributions which management accounting makes to organization budgetary control through computational techniques
Word limit is 1,500
Please refer to the marks allotment sheet
Refer Appendix 1 for the marks allocation.
The total marks for this assignment is 20% of overall assessment for this module.
* The detailed marking criteria’s for the allocation of xx marks is provided in Appendix 1
1500 words +/- 10%. Any deviation from this will be penalized.
FORMATTING AND LAYOUT
A Microsoft Office Word Document or other relevant applications as permitted by module lecturer/ typed using computer. Usage of typewriter or hand – written is STRICTLY not allowed.
12 font size, Time New Roman font and bold title and sub titles
A4 sized paper
Fully justified alignment
1½ line spacing
Margins of 1” at top and bottom; left and right
List of References
Hirsch, L. (2019, February 22). Kraft Heinz 3G Capital faces reality: Brutal cost-cutting isn’t enough CNBC. Retrieved from https://www.cnbc.com/2019/07/24/kraft-heinz-pulls-back-on-asset-sales-as-it-seeks-to-fix-a-broken-business.html
APPENDIX 1: ASSESSMENT CRITERIA
Marks Allotted by Lecturer
Evaluate -how a typical budgetary process is undertaken in a business organisation.
Critically evaluate Hirsch’s (2019) article -by discussing if the Zero-Based-Budgeting approach of cost cutting affected Kraft Heinz’s performance.
Demonstrate with support from literature -how Kraft Heinz’s performance can improve in terms of planning, control and decision making?
Critically evaluate – the contributions which management accounting makes to organization budgetary control through computational techniques
*100 marks will be converted into 20% of the coursework weight.
Faculty of Business, Accountancy & Management (FOBAM)
ASSIGNMENT COVER PAGE
Module Code and Title : FIN4284 (ACC3091) MANAGEMENT
Programme of Study : ____________________________________
Lecturer’s Name : Salwa Binti Ahamad
Semester : Feb-May 2020
Title of Assignment : ____________________________________________________________
Due Date :____________________________________________________________
Submission Date : ___________________________________________________________
Declaration by student(s):
I/We, hereby declare that the attached assignment is my/our own work and understand that if I/we am/are suspected of plagiarism or another form of cheating, my/our work will be referred to the Programme Coordinator/Head of Faculty who may, as a result recommend to the Examinations Board on academic disciplinary action including expulsion for the SEGi University and Colleges.
Name : _________________________ Student ID: ______________Signature: ___________
Name : _________________________ Student ID: ______________Signature: _____________
Name : ____________________________Student ID: ______________Signature: _____________
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CW Assessment Sheet
CD with coursework
Students are reminded to keep a copy of all the coursework submitted.
All LATE SUBMISSION will be DEDUCTED 10% a day up to a maximum of FIVE (5) days, where subsequently, the coursework will be awarded ZERO (0).
COURSEWORK – PRESENTATION
FIN4284 / AC3091 MANAGEMENT ACCOUNTING
You are required to present the above report at scheduled times. The scheduled times will be discussed and informed accordingly during the class.
Prepare a Power Point presentation with other relevant visual aids and should be submitted together with report above. Submission is due on the presentation date.
Time allocation for each group is 10 minutes.
Marks allotted for all the criteria will be assessed separately according to individual’s presentation.
Refer Presentation Assessment Criteria and Marks Allocation. Total marks for this presentation is 100% but it carries 10% of overall assessment for this module.
Submission requirements and arrangement:
Assignment Cover Page as a front cover
Report Assessment Criteria and Marks Allotment sheet
Presentation Assessment Criteria and Marks Allotment sheet (Each member should submit a sheet)