ATKINSON FACULTY OF LIBERAL AND PROFESSIONAL STUDIES
SCHOOL OF ADMINISTRATIVE STUDIES
AK/ADMS 1010 3.0 ALL SECTIONS
BUSINESS IN THE CANADIAN CONTEXT
FINAL EXAMINATION – FALL 2008
WEIGHTING OF GRADES – SECTIONS A, B, C, D, G, H & I E & J
MID-TERM ASSIGNMENT 40% 35%
FINAL EXAMINATION 60% 55%
PLEASE READ THE FOLLOWING INSTRUCTIONS CAREFULLY.
1. THIS IS A TAKE HOME FINAL EXAMINATION. IT IS BEING ISSUED ON
FEBRUARY 13, 2009 ON EACH SECTION’S COURSE WEBSITE, AS WELL
HARD COPIES OF THE FINAL EXAMINATION ARE AVAILABLE AT THE
SCHOOL OF ADMINISTRATIVE STUDIES IN ROOM 282 OF ATKINSON. IT IS
DUE ON FEBRUARY 25, 2009 AND IS TO BE SUBMITTED BY UPLOADING
AN MS WORD FILE ACCORDING TO THE INSTRUCTIONS LISTED BELOW.
PLEASE TRY TO UPLOAD YOUR FILE BETWEEN 10:00 AM AND 2:00 PM
ON FEBRUARY 25, 2009.
2. YOUR FINAL EXAMINATION MUST BE TYPED. ANSWER ALL FOUR (4)
QUESTIONS FULLY AND COMPLETELY IN AS MUCH DETAIL AS
POSSIBLE USING A TOTAL OF ABOUT 2000 WORDS. HOWEVER, BE
AWARE OF THE VALUE ASSIGNED TO EACH QUESTION AS A GUIDLINE
IN WRITING YOUR ANSWERS. AS EACH ANSWER IS GRADED OUT OF 25
MARKS, THINK OF ORGANIZING AND PRESENTING YOUR ANSWERS IN
500 WORDS PER QUESTION. NUMBER AND ANSWER ALL QUESTIONS
SEPARATELY IN AS MUCH DETAIL AS POSSIBLE. EXTENSIVE USE AND
VISIBLE REFERENCE TO THEORETICAL COURSE CONTENT AND
ASSIGNED ARTICLES ARE EXPECTED AND NECESSARY FOR A
3. A BIBLIOGRAPY IS REQUIRED. PROPER ACADEMIC CITATION OF
SOURCES IS REQUIRED WHEN USING ANOTHER PERSON’S IDEAS OR
WRITING AS ONE’S OWN TO COMPLY WITH YORK UNIVERSITY SENATE POLICY ON ACADEMIC HONESTY. THIS FINAL EXAMINATION IS TO BE
COMPLETED INDEPENTLY IN COMPLIANCE WITH YORK UNIVERSITY
POLICY ON ACADEMIC HONESTY AS FOUND ON THE FOLLOWING
4. PROCEDURE FOR SUBMITTING FINAL EXAMINIATIONS.
Submitting assignments ONLINE to the Office of Computing Technology
and e-Learning Services
How do I submit THE FINAL EXAMINATION?
Step 1: Go to: www.atkinson.yorku.ca/cde/assignmentupload
Step 2: Login to the system with your Atkinson Web account user id and
Your user id is the first part of your York Student E-mail account.
where your York Student E-mail account is [email protected]
user id is joes.
STUDENT NUMBER: 909200900 (with no spaces)
To obtain an Atkinson Web account.
Step 3: Choose your course from the list of your enrolled distance
Step 4: Upload your final examination and fill out the required Course
Students can upload by simply attaching their final examination files
from the detailed instructions on the web site. If you wish to resubmit
before the final examination deadline we will print your most RECENT
Step 5: Submit and keep a print out copy of your confirmation of
Some final suggestions:
• On every page of your final examination you should note your name,
student # and page #. • Your final examination should be submitted by the due date: otherwise it
will be marked late.
• Always keep a backup copy of your final examination file.
Experiencing difficulties when submitting your final examination online?
If you are experiencing any technical difficulties on your end, please call the
Office of Computing Technology and e-Learning Services at 416- 736-5831
immediately. If you experience difficulties outside of regular business hours than
you may e-mail your final examination to the Office of Computing Technology
and e-Learning Services at: [email protected]
or fax it to 416. 736-5637 and
include a note as to why you could not submit your final examination via the
online Web site. Please make sure you submit your final examination ON TIME,
otherwise you will have marks deducted for lateness.
What happens after you submit your final examination?
The Office of Computing Technology and e-Learning Services will produce hard
copies of the online submissions and pass them on to the instructors to be
marked. All final examinations are date stamped and a log in record is kept.
Possible reasons why you are encountering proble