Critically analyse your chosen company and industry sector drawing on correctly referenced, supportive evidence obtained from your research.

PART A: (50% of marks) – Addresses learning outcome 1, 2, 3

 

1.   Critically  analyse  your  chosen  company  and  industry  sector  drawing  on  correctly referenced, supportive evidence obtained from your research. (25% marks)

Include in your analysis (as appendices to the main report):

 

     A Value Chain for your chosen company

     A Value System for your chosen company

Your report should then draw on the information given in these appended documents. Include evidence of the use made of information technology and information systems in

your chosen company and industry sector. Suggested content:

 

     How does the company derive its income?

     Where are its main costs incurred?

      As a potential investor how do you measure the performance of the company relative to other companies in the sector?

 

2.   Critically analyse your chosen company and its external environment drawing on correctly referenced, supportive evidence obtained from your research. (25% marks)

 

Include in your analysis

 

Porter’s Five Forces Framework for your chosen company

 

Include evidence of the effect of information technology and information systems in your chosen company and industry sector.