Faculty of Business and Economics
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|Faculty||Faculty of Business and Economics|
|Organisational Unit||Department of Management|
|Offered||Caulfield First semester 2015 (Day)|
Caulfield Second semester 2015 (Day)
|Coordinator(s)||Dr Andrew Laurence Cavanagh|
Business environments including markets, critical success factors, and strategies employed to gain a competitive advantage; the nature of strategic management; the analysis and interpretation of business environments; the nature of competition, relative position of firms, individual strategies and their relationship to critical success factors; strengths and weaknesses related to production, logistics, finance, R and D, marketing, administration etc.; the role of structure, controls, rewards, culture and leadership in implementation.
The learning goals associated with this unit are to:
Within semester assessment: 60%
Minimum total expected workload to achieve the learning outcomes for this unit is 144 hours per semester typically comprising a mixture of scheduled learning activities and independent study. Independent study may include associated readings, assessment and preparation for scheduled activities. The unit requires on average three/four hours of scheduled activities per week. Scheduled activities may include a combination of teacher directed learning, peer directed learning and online engagement.
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