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Area/Catalogue
BUSS 5021

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Course Level
Postgraduate

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Offered Externally
Yes

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Course ID
007474

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Unit Value
4.5

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University-wide elective course
Yes

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Timetable/s

Second Semester
(Study Period 5)
Course owner

Course owner
School of Management

Course aim

The course focuses on an integration of management theory and its application to arts organisations. It provides students with an understanding of the arts as an industry, covering the application of strategic management and planning processes, managing the arts as business and income generation approaches.

Course content

This course covers many administrative functions including: strategic planning and management; financial management and business planning; income generation; fundraising and sponsorship including submission writing; and entrepreneurial management in the arts, control and evaluation.

Textbook(s)

Radbourne, J. & Watkins, K. 2015, Philanthropy and the Arts, Melbourne University Publishing, Australia

Prerequisite(s)

Nil

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, CITY WEST
Preparatory 1 x 1 week
Lecture 3 hours x 10 weeks
EXTERNAL, CITY WEST, ONLINE
External 30 hours equiv x N/A
INTERNAL, CITY WEST (INTENSIVE)
Seminar 30 hours equiv x N/A

Note: These components may or may not be scheduled in every study period. Please refer to the timetable for further details.


Assessment

Task Length Weighting Duration
INTERNAL, CITY WEST
Report 3000 words 50% N//A
Case study 3000 words 50% N/A
EXTERNAL, CITY WEST, ONLINE
Report 3000 words 50% N//A
Case study 3000 words 50% N/A
INTERNAL, CITY WEST (INTENSIVE)
Report 3000 words 50% N//A
Case study 3000 words 50% N/A

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.125
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 3)
To determine the fee for this course as part of a Commonwealth Supported program, go to:
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Fee-paying program for domestic and international students
International students and students undertaking this course as part of a postgraduate fee paying program must refer to the relevant program home page to determine the cost for undertaking this course.

Non-award enrolment
Non-award tuition fees are set by the Division offering the course. To determine the cost of this course, go to:
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Not all courses are available on all of the above bases, and students must check to ensure that they are permitted to enrol in a particular course.

* Equivalent Full Time Study Load. Please note all EFTSL values are published and calculated at ten decimal places. Values are displayed to three decimal places for ease of interpretation

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