- Code BUSI7020
- Unit Value 6 units
- Offered by Research School of Management
- ANU College ANU College of Business and Economics
- Course subject Business
- Areas of interest Commerce, International Business
- Academic career PGRD
- AsPr Pierre van der Eng
- Mode of delivery In Person
First Semester 2021
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This course involves on campus teaching. For students unable to come to campus there will be a remote option. See the Class Summary for more details.
The course provides an overview of business in Europe and an examination of specific issues related to foreign companies doing business in Europe. Specific topics include the European business environment, European Union institutions, legal framework and policies, the growth of the European Union, emerging European economies, business strategy for the European market, marketing strategy in Europe, managing cultural diversity in Europe, human resource management issues in Europe, and corporate governance and control in Europe. The aim of the course is to enhance students understanding of the European business environment, the organisation of the European Union and its associated policies, and their impact upon the business and marketing strategies of firms in Europe.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:
- Distinguish between the different business environments in the European Union;
- Establish the roles and functions of different institutions and their impact on organizations;
- Describe the challenges in terms of cultural differences in the European Union and implications of management decisions;
- Explain how the organization of the European Union and European integration impact on organizations and their strategies;
- Reflect on the emerging evidence about changing nature of business environment in the European Union, its institutions and policies and their impact on organizations;
- Generate courses of action appropriate to a situation and problem.
- See the course outline onthe College courses pagefor the indicative assessment. (null) [LO null]
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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.
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