- 2018

Undergraduate

Major

Commencement year

This area of study entry applies to students commencing this course in 2018 and should be read in conjunction with the relevant course entry in the Handbook.

Any units listed for this area of study relate only to the 'Requirements' outlined in the component of any bachelors double degrees.

Unit codes that are not linked to their entry in the Handbook are not available for study in the current year.

Managing faculty

Faculty of Business and Economics

Location

South Africa

Management emphasises the development of conceptual frameworks and their application to complex management issues in a broad range of organisations, professions, and institutional contexts. Management will enhance your capacity to understand and interpret the assumptions behind and practical implications of different schools of thought in management theory, organisational behaviour, and strategic management. A management major will prepare you for professional and managerial roles within a range of occupations and industries.

Availability

Management is offered in the Bachelor of Business Science at Monash South Africa as a major.

Outcomes

In addition to achieving the broad outcomes of their course broadly, students successfully completing this major will be able to:

  • construct conceptual management frameworks and use these to analyse and influence the resolution of complex issues in business, government and the professions.

Units

No more than 12 points at level 1 may be credited to a major and at least 18 points must be credited to the major at level 3.

To complete the management major in the Bachelor of Business Science, students must complete:

  1. The following four units (24 points):
  2. Four units (24 points) from the following list:
    • MGS2351 International business
    • MGS2430 Human resource management
    • MGS3130 Organisational change and development
    • MGS3210 Organisational wellness
    • MGS3650 Integrated business management simulation
    • MGS3651 Entrepreneurship
    • MGS3991 Leadership principles and practices

Relevant courses

Successful completion of this major can be counted towards meeting the requirements for the following single degrees:

  • 4415 Bachelor of Business Science
  • 4418 Bachelor of Business Science

Students in other single bachelor's degrees may be eligible to complete the major by using 48 points of their free electives.