PROFESSIONAL PRACTICE IN BUSINESS

BUS3PPB

2021

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

In this subject you will be provided the opportunity to engage with professional business, public service, and community leaders, both past and present, as they present a series of case studies drawn from their professional experience, which raise issues related to the professional practice of business today. The issues which these case studies will be focused on include personnel, ethical, crisis management, risk management, and many other issues which demonstrate the multidisciplinary set of intellectual, personal and practical problem solving skills you will need to develop to succeed as a business professional.

SchoolLa Trobe Business School

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorJustin Lachal

Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 3 - UG

Available as ElectiveNo

Learning ActivitiesSeminars and assessments

Capstone subjectNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites Must be enrolled in LBCOM, LZCOMA, LZCAG, LZCCS, LZCIR, LZCOML, LWCOML, LZCOMS, LZCHS, LZCBM

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsBUS3ELP

Equivalent subjectsBUS3ELP

Quota Management StrategyN/A

Quota-conditions or rulesN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Minimum credit point requirementN/A

Assumed knowledgeN/A

Career Ready

Career-focusedNo

Work-based learningNo

Self sourced or Uni sourcedN/A

Entire subject or partial subjectN/A

Total hours/days requiredN/A

Location of WBL activity (region)N/A

WBL addtional requirementsN/A

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

Graduate Capabilities

Intended Learning Outcomes

01. Recognise and recommend future-focused, socially and environmentally responsible, business principles to solve business or community problems and generate sustainable economic value
02. Engage professionally and effectively with individuals in a manner which is respectful of the needs, values, personalities and capabilities of others
03. Communicate professionally and effectively with a range of audiences, for a variety of purposes, using appropriate communication tools

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Melbourne (Bundoora), 2021, Semester 1, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorJustin Lachal

Class requirements

SeminarWeek: 13 - 18
Three 7.00 hours seminar per study period on weekdays during the day from week 13 to week 18 and delivered via face-to-face.
Classes in Weeks 4, 6 & 9

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

One individual essay (1,500 words)

N/AAssignmentIndividualNo40 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3

One Individual essay (2,000 words)

N/AAssignmentIndividualNo60 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3

Melbourne (Bundoora), 2021, Semester 2, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorJustin Lachal

Class requirements

SeminarWeek: 35 - 41
Three 7.00 hours seminar per study period on weekdays during the day from week 35 to week 41 and delivered via face-to-face.
Classes in Weeks 4, 6 & 10

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

One individual essay (1,500 words)

N/AAssignmentIndividualNo40 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3

One Individual essay (2,000 words)

N/AAssignmentIndividualNo60 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3