• Offered by Research School of Management
  • ANU College ANU College of Business and Economics
  • Classification Specialist
    Transitional
  • Course subject Management
  • Areas of interest Management
  • Academic career PGRD
  • Course convener
    • AsPr Lu Wang
    • Dr Bruce Stenlake
  • Mode of delivery In Person
  • Offered in First Semester 2018
    Autumn Session 2018
    Second Semester 2018
    Spring Session 2018
    See Future Offerings

This is a capstone course in the Master of Business Administration. The objective of this course is to provide an evidence-based understanding of best practice in the management of people and organisations. As a research-led course it will explore a range of organizational behavior theories, and half the assessment will take the form of a research project.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:

Upon successful completion of the requirements for this course, students will be able to:

1. Identify causes and consequences of organizational problems using the lens of organisational behaviour theories and findings (Ask + Remember)
2. Summarize evidence about problems and solutions related to organizational behaviour (Acquire + Understand)
3. Evaluate the quality of organizational behaviour research in a particular area (Appraise + Adapt)
4. Synthesize concepts and findings in the area of organizational behaviour (Aggregate + Analyse)
5. Consider social and ethical implications of evidence-based strategies to address organizational problems (Apply + Evaluate)
6. Devise evidence-based strategies and recommendations to address an organizational problem (Assess + Create)

 

Indicative Assessment

See the course outline on the College courses page for the indicative assessment.

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Workload

Students taking this course are expected to commit at least 10 hours per week to completing the work. This will include 3 hours per week in class and at least 7 hours a week on average (including non-teaching weeks) on course reading, research, writing and assignment work.

Requisite and Incompatibility

To enrol in this course you must have successfully completed BUSI7280 and MGMT7020 and MGMT7250 and MKTG7260, or by permission of the Research School of Management (enquiries.rsm@anu.edu.au)

Fees

Tuition fees are for the academic year indicated at the top of the page.  

If you are a domestic graduate coursework or international student you will be required to pay tuition fees. Tuition fees are indexed annually. Further information for domestic and international students about tuition and other fees can be found at Fees.

Student Contribution Band:
3
Unit value:
6 units

If you are an undergraduate student and have been offered a Commonwealth supported place, your fees are set by the Australian Government for each course. At ANU 1 EFTSL is 48 units (normally 8 x 6-unit courses). You can find your student contribution amount for each course at Fees.  Where there is a unit range displayed for this course, not all unit options below may be available.

Units EFTSL
6.00 0.12500
Domestic fee paying students
Year Fee
2018 $4080
International fee paying students
Year Fee
2018 $5400
Note: Please note that fee information is for current year only.

Offerings, Dates and Class Summary Links

The list of offerings for future years is indicative only.
Class summaries, if available, can be accessed by clicking on the View link for the relevant class number.

First Semester

Class number Class start date Last day to enrol Census date Class end date Mode Of Delivery Class Summary
3244 19 Feb 2018 27 Feb 2018 31 Mar 2018 25 May 2018 In Person N/A

Autumn Session

Class number Class start date Last day to enrol Census date Class end date Mode Of Delivery Class Summary
Taught in China in the Chinese Language
5555 30 May 2018 01 Jun 2018 01 Jun 2018 05 Jun 2018 In Person N/A

Second Semester

Class number Class start date Last day to enrol Census date Class end date Mode Of Delivery Class Summary
9756 23 Jul 2018 30 Jul 2018 31 Aug 2018 26 Oct 2018 In Person N/A
MBA
9930 23 Jul 2018 30 Jul 2018 31 Aug 2018 26 Oct 2018 In Person N/A

Spring Session

Class number Class start date Last day to enrol Census date Class end date Mode Of Delivery Class Summary
Taught in China in the Chinese Language
9667 27 Oct 2018 02 Nov 2018 02 Nov 2018 10 Nov 2018 In Person N/A

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