MGT603 Individual Assessment On Systems Thinking

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ASSESSMENT 1

Part A: Proposal Individual (500 words)

  • Identify a real local or global organisation that is currently facing significant issues and critically analyse how a Systems Thinking approach can assist in making optimal decisions.
    For example: You are working as operations manager in a company of your choice. This company has been in business for almost 10 years and is now being confronted with many operational issues related to inventory management. Sometimes there is excess stock and other times shortage of the inventory that are hearting the bottom line performance of the company. In addition to that new competitors and demand from customers to deliver faster and cheaper require organization a different approach rather than just solving the inventory problems.
  • Once you have chosen your organisation and connected issue you are then required to prepare and post in the Assessment 1 Discussion Forum at least one (1) original post identifying intended or unintended consequences on various stakeholders of their chosen organisation and then recommend/propose alternative policies/procedures using Systems Thinking approach to help overcome the problem.
  • Students are also required to provide a brief rationale of why it is important to use Systems Thinking and relevant tools and techniques to solve the identified organisational problem to minimise adverse consequences.
  • Please ensure your original posts are in the discussion forum by the end of Module 2.2 (week 4).
  • Please make sure to use at least 3 academic related (peer-reviewed journal articles, book chapters, conference papers) in your posts. It is essential that you use appropriate APA style for citing and referencing research. Please see more information on referencing here
    http://library.laureate.net.au/research_skills/referencing

Part B: 2 Critiques. Each critique 250 words.

  • Each student is required to critique an original post (Part A) of two (2) peers.
  • Each Critique should be maximum 250 words. Overall your Assessment 1 (Part B) should be 500 words.
  • Your Critique should include commentary on:
  • Whether the original post is holistic. Please identify missing components, if any, and provide constructive feedback.
  • Have all plausible consequences been identified?
  • Have Systems Thinking tools been used and used properly? Please provide a critique on these tools and there use in solving the problem identified.
  • Please make sure to highlight the authors of the chosen posts.
  • Please ensure to submit Assessment 1 (Part B) in the related Discussion Forum Thread, by the end of Module 3.1 (week 5)
  • It is essential that you use appropriate APA style for citing and referencing research where necessary and required. Please see more information on referencing here
    http://library.laureate.net.au/research_skills/referencing

Student must actively seek feedback and inputs from peers and facilitator. The individual student should organise discussion notes and upload it on the Blackboard accordingly.

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