INTERNATIONAL MANAGEMENT

BUA5IM

2019

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

As the fourth industrial revolution connects people and industries throughout the world, managers and organisations must increasingly navigate issues related to globalisation, regionalisation and environmental analysis as well as assess political risk, culture and diversity, and global corporate responsibility.  In this subject you will analyse and critique the interconnected issues of strategy, structure, culture, and people management in international business operations.

SchoolLa Trobe Business School

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorJasvir Nachatar Singh

Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 5 - Masters

Exchange StudentsYes

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites Students must be enrolled in LMMBA or HZMBHA or LMMBAH or LMMBAA or LZFABA to do this subject.

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjects BUO5IM

Equivalent subjects BUO5IM

Special conditionsN/A

Readings

Resource TypeTitleResource RequirementAuthor and YearPublisher
ReadingsVariousRecommendedVariousVarious

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

01. Critically analyse how local, national and global trends affect management and strategy in multinational and transnational enterprises.

Activities:
Workshop activities, seminar, guest speakers and assessment items
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Literacies and Communication Skills (Writing)
Inquiry and Analytical Skills (Critical Thinking,Creative Problem-solving,Inquiry/Research)
Inquiry and Analytical Skills (Critical Thinking,Creative Problem-solving,Inquiry/Research)
Inquiry and Analytical Skills (Critical Thinking,Creative Problem-solving,Inquiry/Research)
Personal and Professional Skills (Ethical behaviour)

02. Apply relevant international management theories and research to practical management problems and challenges in multinational and transnational enterprises

Activities:
Workshop activities, seminar, guest speakers and assessment items
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Literacies and Communication Skills (Writing)
Inquiry and Analytical Skills (Critical Thinking,Creative Problem-solving,Inquiry/Research)
Inquiry and Analytical Skills (Critical Thinking,Creative Problem-solving,Inquiry/Research)
Inquiry and Analytical Skills (Critical Thinking,Creative Problem-solving,Inquiry/Research)
Personal and Professional Skills (Ethical behaviour)

03. Critically analyse the role of ethics and corporate governance in international management.

Activities:
Workshop activities, seminar, guest speakers and assessment items
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Literacies and Communication Skills (Writing)
Inquiry and Analytical Skills (Critical Thinking,Creative Problem-solving,Inquiry/Research)
Inquiry and Analytical Skills (Critical Thinking,Creative Problem-solving,Inquiry/Research)
Inquiry and Analytical Skills (Critical Thinking,Creative Problem-solving,Inquiry/Research)
Personal and Professional Skills (Ethical behaviour)

04. Apply relevant theories and research to align talent management with the strategic objectives and practical challenges of international management.

Activities:
Workshop activities, seminar, guest speakers and assessment items
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Literacies and Communication Skills (Writing)
Inquiry and Analytical Skills (Critical Thinking,Creative Problem-solving,Inquiry/Research)
Inquiry and Analytical Skills (Critical Thinking,Creative Problem-solving,Inquiry/Research)
Inquiry and Analytical Skills (Critical Thinking,Creative Problem-solving,Inquiry/Research)
Personal and Professional Skills (Ethical behaviour)

Subject options

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Melbourne, 2019, Week 27-38, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorJasvir Nachatar Singh

Class requirements

Block Mode Week: 27 - 27
Four 8.0 hours block mode per study period on any day including weekend during the day from week 27 to week 27 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Individual Assignment (2,000 word equivalent)40 01, 02, 03, 04
Individual Case Study (2,000 word equivalent)40 01, 02, 03, 04
Individual Report (1000 word equivalent)20 01, 02, 03, 04