Inancial Modelling using Spreadsheet Technology Referral/Diferral Coursework

A copy of the article How do you know your spreadsheet is right? by Philip L.Bewig is attached at the end of the hard copy of this document and is also available under External links in Blackboard. It is directly available at: smbp.pdf .

Required:
Discuss what you identify to be the key similarities and differences between the theme and approach of Bewig and that of Read and Batson. Whose article do you prefer and why?

Length guideline: 2000 words

Collating your thoughts, condensing, editing and presenting a well-structured piece of work are more important than volume.

Please state the number of words that you have written at the end of your submission.

Work must be word-processed.

It should be printed in black ink on white paper in font size 12 .

CRITERIA FOR MARKING COURSEWORK:
In general, marks will be awarded in respect of the following:
identification of key issues and themes
appraisal and analysis of these
evidence of thorough reading
conclusions which reflect your views and are supported by your work.
logic and coherence of structure
appropriateness of format
presentation
standard of grammar, syntax, and punctuation
quality of referencing (all sources and quotes must be fully acknowledged. If this is not done the assignmet will be given a fail mark).

Deadline of the coursework: Friday 8 August 2008 or before.
quality of referencing (all sources and quotes must be fully acknowledged. If this is not done the assignmet will be given a fail mark).