MAN501 Comparison of National Cultures Assignment
The assignment is based upon comparing and contrasting the culture in two different countries. One country should be one which you know very well, having lived there for a significant period of time. The other country is to be selected on the basis of your own criteria (e.g. a country you have visited, a country where there is a wealth of available information, a country which particularly interests you.)
Assessment Item 1
The purpose of this assignment is to provide an opportunity to utilise your skills and knowledge to research the cultural differences between countries. The assignment is based upon comparing and contrasting the culture in two different countries.
Friday, Week 6
2.500 words (excluding reference list and appendices)
To undertake this assignment, acquire data on two countries from academic sources such as academic journal articles and academic books as well as government embassies, chambers of commerce and export advisory bodies by collecting data that provide knowledge about a country’s national culture. Choose the two countries based on personal experience, the Internet, or travel books. The same two countries will be also the focus of assessment item 2.