Learning Goal: I’m working on a management writing question and need an explanation and answer to help me learn.
Week 8 Assignment: Evaluate Factors Impacting Training and Development in a Learning Organization
For this assignment, you are tasked to prepare a short 5 to 10-minute video or audio podcast focused on evaluating the factors that impact training and development in a learning organization. You can base your discourse on Peter Senge’s components of a learning organization.
Along with your podcast, include a transcript of the podcast in the weekly submission. You may use any software you like to record your podcast. Instructions for using Kaltura are included in the weekly resources. You can also choose to present a narrated PPT. See instructions on how to Narrate a Slide Show in the Course Resources for this week.
Be sure to include the following in your podcast since these items will be used to evaluate this assignment:
- Provide relevant information and establish a clear purpose that engages the listener.
- Ensure the structure and flow of your content benefit your podcast.
- Be sure to the technical sound quality (volume and clarity) benefits your podcast.
- Be sure your podcast reflects your creativity.
- Include a brief conclusion that ties together the information in your podcast.
- Remember, a podcast is a digital media file; so, in some cases, it will include audio files, which is what you will create.
- Write out your script for the podcast to save time and to ensure you have included the required content.
- Use your own words rather than reading the words from a source like a direct quotation.
- Speak clearly with appropriate pace, volume, and tone.
- Begin your podcast by providing relevant information and establishing a clear purpose that engages the listener.
- Demonstrate thorough knowledge of the topic using relevant, quality details that go beyond the obvious.
- Keep your focus on the topic.
- Include details from your experience on the topic along with researched information.
Length: 2-4 pages transcript and an audio/ video file
References: Include a minimum of 3 scholarly resources.
The completed assignment should address all of the assignment requirements, exhibit evidence of concept knowledge, and demonstrate thoughtful consideration of the course content. The writing should integrate scholarly resources, reflect academic expectations and current APA standards, and adhere to Northcentral University’s Academic Integrity Policy.
When applicable, conduct a Turnitin pre-check, upload your completed assignment, and click the Submit to Dropbox button.