Learning outcomes assessed:
Employ appropriate mathematical tools to solve problems.
Understand the fundamentals of algebra and algebraic calculations.
Demonstrate the ability to use a range of techniques to present statistical data.
This coursework is worth 100% of the total marks for this module.
Please read carefully
Carefully read the module handbook, the marking criteria and the grade descriptors
You are responsible for ensuring you understand the policy and regulations about academic misconduct. You must:
Complete this work alone except where required or allowed by this assignment briefing paper and ensure it has not been written or composed by or with the assistance of any other person.
Make sure all sentences or passages quoted from other people’s work in this assignment (with or without trivial changes) are in quotation marks, and are specifically acknowledged by reference to the author, work and page.
This portfolio consists of 2 sections and both are compulsory:
Section 1 consists of 8 sections of questions and skills audits and is worth 70% of the total marks.
Skills audits should be completed alongside the topics covered in class and as you attempt the portfolio questions. You should be honest in your answers and then use key strengths or areas for development to help you complete your reflective log in section 2 (see below).
Section 2 has 3 tasks and is worth 30% of total marks.
Task 1 – Two real-life business examples of topics studied in this module (10% of total marks)
Task 2 – Online Activity – students are expected to complete and pass (40%) the relevant online activity available on GSM Learn. The results page will need to be saved (screenshot) and inserted under the relevant area of the portfolio. Please note that instructions regarding the capture and pasting of screenshots is provided in your tutorial sessions (10% of total marks).
Task 3 – Reflective log (10% of total marks) – please read portfolio instructions carefully.