The analysis and assessment of TMA accounts materials

This is an assignment that focuses on the analysis and assessment of TMA accounts materials. The paper also requires you to do the assignment in the provided parts.

The analysis and assessment of TMA accounts materials

This TMA accounts for25%of your total assessment for the module.
Your TMA will be marked by your tutor.
You will find everything you need to answer this TMA in the ‘Materials’ section of this document.

Learning outcomes The module learning outcomes that will be assessed in this TMA are:
1.1 Develop knowledge and critical understanding of the theories and frameworks underpinning the strategy process at the different levels where strategies are developed in organisations, including the international context. 2.1 Work with the appropriate data to generate information relevant to the development of strategy. 2.2 Critically analyse relevant information using suitable conceptual tools. 2.3 Critically apply conceptual knowledge to the development of strategy in different situations and contexts. 2.4 Argue coherently and justify a point of view using appropriate information and theoretical concepts. 3.2 Communicate effectively during strategy development using a wide range of media. 4.4 Reflect on how strategic management can inform practice and next steps of career progression and development. Assignment tasks TMA 03 is made up of four parts. You need to complete all of the parts.

The analysis and assessment of TMA accounts materials

Part 1 Firstly, read the documents and materials provided in ‘Materials’, ‘Part 1’.
Critically analyse the company’s current corporate strategy, following the guidance notes for this part.
Your answer to this part should be no more than 1000 words. (30 marks)

Part 2 Secondly, based on the analysis that you conducted in Part 1, give advice about potential strategic choices at the corporate level that the company might pursue in the future, providing strategic recommendations.
Your answer to this part should be no more than 700 words. (20 marks)

Part 3 Thirdly, read the documents and materials provided in ‘Materials’, ‘Part 3’.
Taking into consideration one of the industries in which the company is operating, analyse its current business strategy in that industry and make strategic recommendations that can ensure business success in that industry in the future. Evaluate the suitability of its business model for pursuing that strategy.
Your answer to this part should be no more than 1300 words. (35 marks)

Part 4 Building on your work on Blocks 3 and 4, reflect on the skills you have developed so far and how the activities you have carried out in these two blocks have enhanced those skills.
Your answer to this part should be no more than 300 words. (15 marks)