Solving Problems and Making Decisions

Solving Problems and Making Decisions

KNOW HOW TO DESCRIBE A PROBLEM, ITS NATURE, SCOPE AND IMPACT
1.1    Describe a problem, its nature scope and impact (12 marks)
KNOW HOW TO GATHER AND INTERPRET INFORMATION TO SOLVE A PROBLEM
2.1    Gather and interpret information to identify possible solutions to a problem (Present the information gathered and your analysis. It is recommended that you attach this as a separate document) (24 marks)
2.2    Prepare a summary of the options providing facts and evidence (Present the summary. It is recommended that you attach this as a separate document) (16 marks)
KNOW HOW TO EVALUATE OPTIONS TO MAKE A DECISION
3.1    Apply a simple decision making technique to evaluate options to arrive at the best solution (Your use of a decision making model must be set out. It is recommended that you attach this as a separate document)  (24 marks)
KNOW HOW TO PLAN, MONITOR AND REVIEW THE IMPLEMENTATION AND COMMUNICATION OF DECISIONS
4.1    Plan the implementation and communication of the decision (Illustrate your answer by presenting a plan setting out objectives, actions required, timescales and responsibilities for the implementation of this change. It is recommended that you attach this as a separate document) (16 marks)
4.2    Describe which monitoring and review techniques could be used to evaluate outcomes (8 marks)

Solving Problems and Making Decisions

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