INDUSTRY STUDY TOUR

BUS5IST

Not currently offered

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

This subject aims to provide: Students with an opportunity to gain knowledgeable insights about business in an international context Experience of international business, management and marketing practices from leading experts in their fields. An understanding of cultural issues, competitive advantage and successful international business and marketing strategies by showcasing some of the best businesses within the study tour region The Study Tour consists of a number of intensive learning tasks that include site visits to major industries of the region, prominent guest speakers and class room facilitated learning. The course is delivered using diverse teaching and learning activities. For example, this course assessment does not include exams as students are involved in reflecting on cultural differences, liaising with the local experts and industry.

SchoolLa Trobe Business School

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorDavid Walker

Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsNo

Subject year levelYear Level 5 - Masters

Available as ElectiveYes

Learning ActivitiesStudy Tour

Capstone subjectNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules

PrerequisitesN/A

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Quota Management StrategyN/A

Quota-conditions or rulesN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Minimum credit point requirementN/A

Assumed knowledgeN/A

Career Ready

Career-focusedYes

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. Through this form of experiential learning, students are asked to conceptualize their learning and critically evaluate their experiences as a business professional in a different cultural context.
02. Use fieldwork observations, site visits and research to identify and review industry practices in an international context

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