Capital Budgeting Process

Assessment 3: Case StudyDue date: Group/individual:Word count/Time provided: Weighting:Unit Learning Outcomes:Assessment 3 DetailWeek 10 Individual1500 words 30%ULO1, ULO2, ULO4 The assignment is designed for students to practice the Capital Budgeting Process in project management by studying real case study. The nominated case study is from Agricultural Finance Review Vol. 70 No. 2, 2010 pp. 201-213 # Emerald Group Publishing Limited 0002-1466 DOI 10.1108/00021461011065247.Guidelines for writing Critical Review & Evaluation:1) Read the nominated case study.2) Provide background of the case study.3) Describe Capital Budgeting Process used in the case study.4) What other factors were considered besides Capital financing and allocation functions duringCapital Budgeting Process? Was there any managerial considerations and complications?5) Provide critical review and evaluation. Evaluate and make recommendations in relation tothe capital invested in this case study.The Report should include:• Introduction• Body of report (background of the case study, cost structure, factors affecting decisionbeside the cost, critical evaluation)• Concluding section (findings, recommendations)Assessments 3 Marking Criteria and RubricThe assessment will be marked out of 100 and will be weighted 30% of the total unit mark. The marking criteria and rubric are shown on the following page. Assessment 3 Marking Criteria and Rubric Marking Criteria Not Satisfactory (0-49% of the criterion mark) Satisfactory (50-64% of the criterion mark) Good (65-74% of the criterion mark) Very Good (75-84% of the criterion mark) Excellent (85-100% of the criterion mark) Introduction (10 marks)Providing an introduction and background to the selected case study. Inadequate knowledge to introduce the project case, Basic knowledge of writing an introduction to the case project, Exhibits a factual and/or conceptual skills to provide introduction to the case project Exhibits accurate & detailed breadth & depth of background of case project. Displays excellent skills in writing an introduction to the case project, Description of Capital Budgeting Process (30 marks)Describing Capital Budgeting Process for the chosen case study. Capital financing and allocation functions Inadequate description of capital budgeting process,Basic knowledge of capital budgeting process, Exhibitsa factual and/or conceptual skills to describe capital budgeting process, Exhibits accurate & detailed breadth & depth to describe capital budgeting process, Displays Excellent skills to describe capital budgeting process, Consideration of other factors (30 marks) Consideration of other factors, Managerial considerations, and complications Inadequate, Consideration of other factors, Managerial considerations & complications Basic knowledge to consider other factors, Managerial considerations & complications Exhibits a factual and/or conceptual skills to consider other factors, Managerial considerations & complications Exhibits accurate & detailed breadth & depth to consider other factors, Managerial considerations & complications Displays Excellent skills to consider other factors, Managerial considerations & complications Writing and Presentation (20 marks) – good academic writing; – Free of any grammatical errors; using correct sentence structure; applying an extensive range of vocabulary; – Proper introduction and conclusion. Consistent formatting with suitable headings and sub- headings – Consistent use of Inadequate Academic Writing and Presentation skills. Basic Academic Writing and Presentation skills, Exhibits a factual and/or conceptual skills of Academic Writing and Presentation skills Exhibits accurate and detailed breadth and depth in Academic Writing and Presentation skills Displays Excellent Academic Writing and Presentation skills labels, highlights, font weight and underline Referencing (10 marks) -Comprehensive Reference list – Appropriate Referencing using HARVARD guidelines Inadequate understanding of Referencing Basic knowledge only of Referencing Exhibits breadth and depth of understanding of developing and using Referencing Exhibits accurate & detailed breadth & depth of understanding of developing & using Referencing