You will write a 1000 word ‘academic essay’ that will assess your knowledge of course content and application of that knowledge to the assigned topic. The purpose of the assignment is to get you thinking more deeply about the application of “management and organisational behaviour’ concepts and theories in real world organisations. The assessment will introduce you to reading research articles and integrating research evidence to further your argument. It will also help in honing your academic writing skills.
The topic for the academic essay is: Is money a good motivator? Discuss with reference to Expectancy Theory and Self-Determination Theory.
You are required to cite at least five peer-reviewed journal articles relevant to the topic in addition to the textbook and other non-academic resources and use Chicago 17B referencing style for this assessment.