Strategic management

Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Ministry of Education Saudi Electronic Universityالمملكة العربية السعودية وزارة التعليم الجامعة السعودية الإلكترونية  

                          College of Administrative and Financial Sciences

Assignment 1

Strategic Management (MGT 401)

Deadline: 23/10/2021 @ 23:59

Course Name: Strategic ManagementStudent’s Name:
Course Code: MGT401Student’s ID Number:
Semester: FirstCRN:
Academic Year:2021-22

For Instructor’s Use only

Instructor’s Name:
Students’ Grade:  Marks Obtained/Out of 5Level of Marks: High/Middle/Low


  • The Assignment must be submitted on Blackboard (WORD format only) via allocated folder.
  • Assignments submitted through email will not be accepted.
  • Students are advised to make their work clear and well presented, marks may be reduced for poor presentation. This includes filling your information on the cover page.
  • Students must mention question number clearly in their answer.
  • Late submission will NOT be accepted.
  • Avoid plagiarism, the work should be in your own words, copying from students or other resources without proper referencing will result in ZERO marks. No exceptions.
  • All answered must be typed using Times New Roman (size 12, double-spaced) font. No pictures containing text will be accepted and will be considered plagiarism).
  • Submissions without this cover page will NOT be accepted.

Assignment No 1: Discussion Questions 

Learning Outcomes:

  1. Understand the basic concepts and terminology used in Strategic Management. (Lo 1)
  2. Understand the Corporation Social Responsibility (Lo 2).
  3. Explain how executive leadership is an important part of strategic management (Lo 3)
  • Question 1

 Discuss the influence of globalization, social responsibility and environmental sustainability on strategic management of a corporation.  (2 Marks)

  • Question 2

In what ways can a corporation’s structure and culture be internal strengths or weaknesses?  


  • Question 3

Discuss how executive leadership is an important part of a strategic management?  Give examples from real market. (2 Marks)


  • Using the terminology developed in the course of strategic Management will be highly valued.
  • Your answers MUST include at least 4 outside references (other than the slides and textbook) using a proper referencing style (APA).
  • Using references from SDL will be highly valued.

Good Luck


Maximum number of words: 1500