4 Does globalization enhance the spreading of technological capabilities or does it reinforce uneven-ness in such capabilities? Explore the different sides of this issue.
The word limit is 1,000 words per question. It is very important that you do not go over this limit as anything over the limit will not be marked. Completed work must be submitted as a Word document or Pdf to Moodle as per the guidelines you have received.
1.3 You will be required to answer 2 questions, each with a maximum word limit of 1000 words. One question to be selected from Section One and another selected from Section Two. Each question will be given EQUAL weight. Please read the instructions that accompany the assessment carefully. The examiner will not mark or take into consideration words that are beyond the stipulated word limit. There is no margin allowed.
1.4 If you wish to include tables and charts to support your answers to each question, this will be permitted however note that all words and numbers within the table/chart (including the title of said chart) will be counted toward the word count limit. The tables and charts should only supplement the core text. All assessment answer text, including quotes (indirect and direct), citations, footnotes, headings and sub-headings count toward the word count.
1.5 A take-home assessment is not the same thing as a research paper. With a take-home assessment, you should be able to respond by consulting the class lecture slides and your required and optional course readings (from the course syllabus). You are not required to consult any materials beyond these. On an optional basis, you may consult any sources you want and refer to them (and you must cite them).
1.6 Write up your answer using MS Word and ensure double spacing, Times New Roman font, 12pt font size and no less than 1-inch margins all round, are applied.