INTERNATIONAL MANAGEMENT

BUO5IM

2020

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 StudentsNo

Subject year levelYear Level 5 - Masters

Exchange StudentsNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites Students must be enrolled in LMMBAO, LMMBA or LMMBAA to do this subject.

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjects BUA5IM

Equivalent subjects BUA5IM

Special conditionsN/A

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

Online, 2020, Online StudyPeriod 3, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorJasvir Nachatar Singh

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 18 - 24
Three 1.0 hours lecture per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 18 to week 24 and delivered via online.
"Access via subject website; additional online facilitated discussions will also occur for this subject. Please refer to subject learning guide."

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Individual Assignment (2,000 words)40 01, 02, 03, 04
Individual Case Study (2,000 words)40 01, 02, 03, 04
Individual Report (1,000 words)20 01, 02, 03, 04