ASIAN BUSINESS PROJECT B

MGT3BPB

2014

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

This subject represents the first semester of study for the all-year subject. Students, in groups of up to five, will carry out a project in conjunction with a commercial organisation. The commercial links will be established by Sup de Co and the theme of the project will be to develop a business plan to "Do business with Asia". As an indication, the commercial organisations will mostly be in the region of Montpellier in France but will not necessarily be confined to this region. The projects will be developed in English.

FacultyFaculty of Business, Economics and Law

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorSuzanne O'Keefe

Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 3 - UG

Exchange StudentsYes

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites MGT3BPA

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Special conditions The supervision of students enrolled in this subject will be carried out by Sup de Co staff in Montpellier and by staff in the Bundoora and Bendigo Campuses of La Trobe University.

Readings

Resource TypeTitleResource RequirementAuthor and YearPublisher
ReadingsBusiness planning. The key to success.RecommendedCoulthard, M., Howell, A., Clarke, G.MACMILLAN, MELBOURNE (1996).
ReadingsStrategic management.RecommendedDavid, FRPRENTICE HALL, LONDON (1997)
ReadingsStrategic management.RecommendedLumpkin, D.MCGRAW HILL, BOSTON (2003).
ReadingsThe global challenge. International human resource management.RecommendedEvans, P., Pucik, V., Barsoux, J-L.MCGRAW-HILL, NEW YORK (2002).

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Start date between: and    Key dates

France, 2014, Semester 2, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorSuzanne O'Keefe

Class requirements

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

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
each individual student is required to complete one 7,500-word business plan in writingThis represents the combined year-long assessment for the units MGT3BPA and MGT3BPB80
one 1-hour group presentation (all members to participate)20

France, 2014, Week 37-50, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorSuzanne O'Keefe

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 37 - 50
One 3.0 hours lecture other recurrence on weekdays during the day from week 37 to week 50 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
each individual student is required to complete one 7,500-word business plan in writingThis represents the combined year-long assessment for the units MGT3BPA and MGT3BPB80
one 1-hour group presentation (all members to participate)20