This individual assessment item requires you to consider:-
…you must then write an essay describing and justifying a high-level approach to continuous improvement plan for an organisation from a selected case study.
The case study will be supplied for a range of project domains:-
- Engineering and construction domain,
- IT Telecom Software domain,
- Financial and business services domain,
- Welfare domain.
You are encouraged to use assignment outputs that you may have developed from previous assignments and units, as examples in the appendix of your essay.
Your task is to consider the domains above and write an essay illustrating and explaining continuous improvement plan for one case study.
Your plan must explain and justify itself within the context of the case study using the unit and peer reviewed material. You are encouraged to review Kerzner Chapter 21 and the PMI Managing Change in Organizations for an indication of the context and content of your plan.
You will be graded upon how well your continuous improvement plan has been completed and how well you argue that it reflects the requirements of the organisation in the case study that you select.
The primary purpose of this assessment item is to help you to develop skills in the contents and compilation of a continuous improvement plan for a project management methodology.
The secondary purpose of this assignment is to give you the opportunity to consider the role of a continuous improvement plan within the strategic project management plans of a selected organisation.
The assignment will also give you the opportunity to enhance your analysis and written communication skills; particularly in the areas of structured assignment writing.