Organisational Behaviour

Assignment Requirements:

Assignment Topic: Diversity in the Workplace – Refer to the case study available in Moodle.

Based on the case, you will compile a report which should address these questions as follows:

  1. How could these units work collaboratively in the future?
  2. If you integrate the functions would this solve the problems?
  3. Would a top-down restructure highlight that there was real racial tension in the organisation, waiting to explode?
  4. Faced with this situation, what would you do to change the culture in the organisation?
  5. How long would it take to make those changes?

You must also record a 4 minute review of the case and your responses to the questions supplied in the case.

Component 1 – Report

The structure of your report should be as follows:

  • Executive Summary
  • Table of contents (with page number)
  • Introduction
  • Overview of the case study
  • Purpose and outline of the report
  • Answer each of the questions provided
  • Any recommendations you would make
  • Conclusion
  • References
  • Appendix (optional)

Please Note: You are expected to research this topic of diversity and include at least 5 references. Referencing should be Harvard Style


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Component 2 – Presentation

It is recommended you make a PowerPoint presentation with a commentary. You can also have the option of establishing a Zoom session for yourself and having the slides on the screen as you record your presentation. As a last option, you can video yourself with another format and submit a link to that video. For all options please supply a link to the presentation not the whole file.

Marking Rubric

A marking rubric for both components will be made available separately.