QCF Assignment 1 2014 2015 Essay

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Assignment brief – QCF BTEC
Assignment front sheet
Qualification
Unit number and title
Level 3 90 Credit Diploma in Business
1: The Business Environment
Learner name Assessor name

Lorraine Schofield
Date issued Hand in deadline
Submitted on
18th November 2014 16th December 2014

Assignment title
Two Contrasting Organisations
In this assessment you will have opportunities to provide evidence against the following criteria.
Indicate the page numbers where the evidence can be found.

Criteria reference
To achieve the criteria the evidence must show that the learner is able to:

Task no.

Evidence
P1
Describe the type of business, purpose and ownership of two contrasting businesses

1

P2
Describe the different stakeholders who influence the purpose of two contrasting businesses

2

M1
Explain the points of view of different stakeholders seeking to influence the aims and objectives of two contrasting organisations

2

D1
Evaluate the influence different stakeholders exert in one organisation

2

Learner declaration
I certify that the work submitted for this assignment is my own. I have clearly referenced any sources used in the work. I understand that false declaration is a form of malpractice.

Learner signature: Date:

Assignment brief
Qualification
Level 3 90 Credit Diploma in Business
Unit number and title
1: The Business Environment
Assessor name
Lorraine Schofield
Date issued
18th November 2014
Hand in deadline
16th December 2014

Assignment title

Purpose of this assignment

In this assignment you will complete two information sheets suitable for use by a particular audience which show that you: understand why different types of business exist and can describe different types of businesses and their ownership; can identify the stakeholders of a business, their influences on its operation and their viewpoints when trying to influence business strategy.

Scenario
You work within an important functional unit of your local council, the Economic Development Unit. This important unit deals with the planning and analysis of employment trends in your area, as well as promoting the area as a good place to do business. In short, the aim is to encourage new businesses to locate there, so that jobs are created and the local economy grows. The unit is developing its work and is keen to recruit the most able staff.
One of the strategies of the unit is to encourage a wide range of types of organisation, from a range of sectors (public, private and voluntary) to consider relocating to a new business park.
You are required to investigate some organisations and put information into two information sheets so that the staff of your unit, as well as local councillors, will know about possible new businesses…