life cycle costing exercise, identifying ownership costs

life cycle costing exercise, identifying ownership costs

?    a detailed commentary on the outcome of the life cycle costing exercise, identifying ownership costs

The assignment is to be presented in the form of a report (including an executive summary, numbered sections and headers and footers).  The number of words must be between 1400 and 1800 in total (including any tables, contents page, headers, footers and references, but excluding the cover sheet, screen shots and the A4 spreadsheet).  The word count must be stated on the front cover.  Student marks for the assignment will be reduced where the assignment is outside the word count maximum or minimum. The amount of penalty will be related to the number of words (deduct 5 marks if up to 200 words over or under, 10 marks if 201-400 words over or under, 20 if 401-600 words over or under, 50 marks if more than 600 words over or under).

Assignment Format
The assignment must be typed on A4 paper (using one side only of each sheet) in one-and-a-half space typing using arial font 11 and presented with a cover sheet setting out your name, lecturer’s name, unit title and the topic of the assignment. All pages should be numbered. All assignments should be thoroughly checked for typing, spelling and grammatical errors before being submitted and use the Chicago Author-Date 16th Edition format (See the Library style guide) for all referencing. All assignments are to be submitted electronically through Turnitin (in Blackboard).  Do NOT submit hard copy versions or send copies via email.

PRJM6001 PROJECT COST MANAGEMENT  ASSIGNMENT No. 2 – MARKING SHEET

TOPIC:        LIFE CYCLE COSTING

MARKING RUBRIC

Component    Value %    Evaluation out of 5    Total
%
Executive summary             5    1    2    3    4    5
Introduction (covering relevant facts)    5    1    2    3    4    5
Assumptions (adequacy and clarity)    10    1    2    3    4    5
List of costs (depth of detail and adequacy)    20    1    2    3    4    5
Sources for all items (adequacy and calculations)    15    1    2    3    4    5
Treatment of car resale (appropriateness and accuracy)    10    1    2    3    4    5
Use of NPV process (understanding methodology)        10    1    2    3    4    5
Discount rate (sourcing, appropriateness and calculation)    5    1    2    3    4    5
Conclusion    10    1    2    3    4    5
Presentation (10%)    10    1    2    3    4    5
ASSIGNMENT MARK    100