This assessment requires you to critically review the factors affecting capacity management of either a manufacturing organisation or a service firm. Then select one of the three options given in your course outline.
This assignment help will assist you to find academic references to support your report.
Please see your course outline and course site for full assessment details.
Before you start searching you should:
Using a mindmap or table can help you brainstorm and organise the concepts and ideas you may want to explore in your searching.
Here is an example table:
|Concept||Synonyms or alternative concepts|
This table is not comprehensive. Once you start searching you may come across more keywords.
To learn more about planning your search please look at the below resources
|You have been asked to find academic references for each case study response including scholarly (peer reviewed) journal articles.|
Academic sources can be referred to scholarly sources or peer reviewed (refereed). These can include journal articles, books, book chapters, reports and other sources.
To find out more about academic sources look at the below resources
Tip: When searching in the library catalogue you can filter your results to show only 'peer reviewed'
The Library Catalogue can be a useful starting point in locating academic references. To do a search, try using
double quotes for phrases
truncation* to find the plural and other forms of a word
An example search in the library catalogue
At the results list you can:
Refine search to Peer Reviewed for academic references
Refine by Date eg 2012 to 2018
See the full text for many items by selecting the title, then look for the Online link
Try Google Scholar to find scholarly material. An advantage of Google Scholar is that it provides access to the full text of many UniSA scholarly/academic articles if you connect to it via the link above, or from the Library home page
The Advanced search option gives more flexibility when you search (note you will have to click on the hamburger menu then select Advanced search).
Business Source Complete is the world's definitive scholarly business database, providing the leading collection of bibliographic and full-text content.
Try searching using different variations of your concepts and keywords until you find relevant results.
See below for an example of a search:
Emerald: insight is an excellent source of management and business information. All content in Emerald is peer-reviewed.
use the advanced search option
narrow your search by date range
See below for an example search
Watch this short video (approx 3 mins) and look at the resources below for tips on how to write reports and critical reviews. Visit Study Help for more on improving your academic skills.
Referencing Roadmap (Harvard)
Help with the Harvard UniSA referencing style. Find in text-citations and reference examples, from different sources such as articles, books & chapters, websites, and more.