• Offered by Research School of Management
  • ANU College ANU College of Business and Economics
  • Course subject Business
  • Academic career Postgraduate
  • Course convener
    • Mr Michael Hess
    • Ms Elizabeth Ann Smith
  • Mode of delivery Online or In Person
  • Offered in First Semester 2019
    Second Semester 2019
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This course introduces students to the various international business environments. It further develops skills in formulating strategies that correspond to the current business context. It provides opportunities for students to apply these skills within existing organisations. This course uses an inquiry-based approach to engage students in the process of formulating questions and investigating issues that are relevant to the international business. The course also has a strong skills-based focus, aimed at enhancing the research and communications skills students need in their future careers as researchers and professionals.
 

Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of the course, students should be able to:

1. Distinguish between the different concepts and theories of management.
2. Establish the roles and functions of managers within organisations.
3. Recognise the challenges of managing dynamic and complex organisations in a global context.
4. Consider how external environments impact on organisations.
5. Recognise the social and ethical implications of management decisions in both domestic and international contexts.
6. Reflect on the emerging evidence about changing nature of management, institutions, and markets.

Indicative Assessment

1. Quiz (MCQ + SAQ) (15%)
2. Exam (25%)
3. Self-Reflective Evaluation Assessment (10%)
4. Quiz (MCQ + SAQ + Evidence-based case analysis (15%)
5. Persuasive Report [Group](BEAR) (25%)
6. Self-Reflective Evaluation Assessment (10%)

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Workload

Students taking this course in First or Second Semester 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 on course reading, research, writing and assessment work.

Where this course is offered in intensive delivery mode as a continuous block over a shorter period of time, the expected total time commitment for this course will be 130 hours.

 

Requisite and Incompatibility

To enrol in this course you must be studying one of the following Research School of Management postgraduate programs, or by permission from the Research School of Management (enquiries.rsm@anu.edu.au): Graduate Certificate of Management – CMGMT Master of Business Administration - MBADM Master of Business Administration (Advanced) – VBADM Master of Project Management - MPROM Master of Project Management (Advanced) - VPROM Master of Entrepreneurship and Innovation – MEINV Master of Entrepreneurship and Innovation (Advanced) - VEINV Master of International Management – MIMGT Master of International Management (Advanced) - VIMGT Master of Leadership – MLEAD Master of Leadership (Advanced) - VLEAD Master of Marketing Management - MMKMT Master of Marketing Management (Advanced) - VMKMT Master of Business Information Systems – MBINS Master of Business Information Systems (Advanced) - VBINS

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:
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
2019 $4320
International fee paying students
Year Fee
2019 $5700
Note: Please note that fee information is for current year only.

Offerings and Dates

The list of offerings for future years is indicative only

First Semester

Class number Class start date Last day to enrol Census date Class end date Mode Of Delivery
On-campus
4064 25 Feb 2019 04 Mar 2019 31 Mar 2019 31 May 2019 In Person
On-line
4065 25 Feb 2019 04 Mar 2019 31 Mar 2019 31 May 2019 Online
MBA
4306 25 Feb 2019 04 Mar 2019 31 Mar 2019 31 May 2019 In Person

Second Semester

Class number Class start date Last day to enrol Census date Class end date Mode Of Delivery
On-campus
9090 22 Jul 2019 29 Jul 2019 31 Aug 2019 25 Oct 2019 In Person
On-line
9091 22 Jul 2019 29 Jul 2019 31 Aug 2019 25 Oct 2019 Online

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