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Year 12 – Instructions for your group powerpoint on Vodafone TNC example.

Groups of 3-4

You need to produce a Powerpoint presentation on Vodafone as a TNC..
Remember to outline:

What does Vodafone do?
How many people work for it?
Where is it based?
Where is Vodafone’s HQ? Explain how it supplies it’s products globally and it’s impacts on the environment and society.
How does Vodafone encourage and promote globalisation?

What negative points have been made against Vodafone as a TNC?

Year 12 – TNC’s homework for half term.

You have two tasks to complete over half term. The first is a 15 mark essay question from June 2013:

Q9b – Study Figure 9

Examine the role that TNCs play in the growth of globalisation (15).

The mark scheme is below

mark scheme 1

The second task is the powerpoint presentation on a TNC case study – Vodafone:

 

You need to produce a Powerpoint presentation on Vodafone as a TNC.

Remember to outline:

  • What does Vodafone do?
  • How many people work for it?
  • Where is it based?
  • Where is Vodafone’s HQ? Explain how it supplies it’s products
  • globally and it’s impacts on the environment and societies.
  • How does Vodafone encourage and promote globalisation?
  • What negative points have been made against Vodafone?

The Vodafone homepage is a good place to start, and this link takes you to a BBC article outlining how Vodafone paid no tax in the UK in 2012.

The graphic below is the Economist graphic I used in the lesson on Friday showing the difficulty in establishing which country a TNC actually belongs to.

Are businesses still national