CORPORATE STRATEGY

IBU5COR

2014

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

Students will be introduced to the rigorous thought processes involved in strategic thinking. There is a dual focus on both strategy theory and the strategic decision-making processes. Students will be prepared for demanding analytical and advisory roles in the strategy field. The understanding students have of strategy and its relevance to the concepts of the competitive landscape, change in the general environment, and corporate performance will be expanded.

FacultyFaculty of Business, Economics and Law

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorBret Slade

Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 5 - Masters

Exchange StudentsYes

Subject particulars

Subject rules

PrerequisitesN/A

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjects BUA5CST and BUA4ISM

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Special conditions The Department of Management has an expectation of 80% attendance in all lectures. The University reserves the right to offer this subject in other modes including seminars, lectures, and block mode or modes using electronic technologies. When offered in different modes, assessment schemes may also be varied.

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Melbourne, 2014, Semester 1, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorSam Kovacevic

Class requirements

Seminar Week: 10 - 22
One 3.0 hours seminar other recurrence on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
one 2000-word assignmentIndividual submission40
one final examination3 hours duration20
one group assignment2000 to 2,500-words per student40

Melbourne, 2014, Semester 2, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorBret Slade

Class requirements

Seminar Week: 31 - 43
One 3.0 hours seminar other recurrence on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
one 2000-word assignmentIndividual submission40
one final examination3 hours duration20
one group assignment2000 to 2,500-words per student40

Vietnam, 2014, Week 45-50, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorBret Slade

Class requirements

Seminar Week: 45 - 50
One 3.0 hours seminar per week on weekdays during the day from week 45 to week 50 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
one 2000-word assignmentIndividual submission40
one final examination3 hours duration20
one group assignment2000 to 2,500-words per student40