Leading through Digital Disruption


University School of Business and Technology


MSc Management

Module Code

Leading through Digital Disruption

1.     General Assessment Guidance

  • Your summative assessment for this module is made up of this 1 submission which accounts for 100% of the marks
  • Please note late submissions will not be
  • You are required to submit all elements of your assessment via Turnitin online access. Only submissions made via the specified mode will be accepted and hard copies or any other digital form of submissions (like via email or pen drive ) will not be accepted.
  • For coursework, the submission word limit is 2,500 You must comply with the word count guidelines. You may submit LESS than 2,500 words but not more. Word Count guidelines can be found on your programme home page and the coursework submission page.
  • Do not put your name or contact details anywhere on your submission. You should only put your student registration number (SRN) which will ensure your submission is recognised in the marking
  • A total of 100 marks are available for this module assessment, and you are required to achieve minimum 50% to pass this
  • You are required to use only Harvard Referencing System in your submission. Any content which is already published by other author(s) and is not referenced will be considered as a case of

You can find further information on Harvard Referencing in the online library on the VLE. You can use the following link to access this information: http://bpp.libguides.com/Home/StudySupport

  • BPP University has a strict policy regarding authenticity of assessments. In proven instances of plagiarism or collusion, severe punishment will be imposed on offenders. You are advised to read the rules and regulations regarding plagiarism and collusion in the GARs and MOPP which are available on VLE in the Academic registry
  • You should include a completed copy of the Assignment Cover sheet. Any submission without this completed Assignment Cover sheet may be considered invalid and not marked.

2.     Assessment Brief

 This module is assessed through one graded element. You must achieve at least 50% to pass this module.

By completing this assessment, you will the following learning outcomes (LOs):

  • LO1: Critically reflect on key opportunities and challenges leaders face in leading complex organisations through digital disruption
  • LO2: Understand how to sense changes, make informed decisions and adjust quickly in highly disruptive times
  • LO3: Critically evaluate the significance of human factors and technologies to lead transformation and create a digital-ready and innovative culture
  • LO4: Critically reflect on the mechanisms required to build teams and influence networks in complex and interconnected digital organisations

Assessment Scenario

For this assignment, you will be acting as the new Chief Information Officer (CIO) for ONE of the organisations below. The board of directors have tasked you to produce a new “Digital Transformation Report” proposal designed to evaluate and recommend changes that the

organisation must implement by means to retain its competitiveness in a market vastly influenced by technology.