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Area/Catalogue
BUSS 2068

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Course Level
Undergraduate

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Offered Externally
Yes

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Course ID
156861

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Unit Value
4.5

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University-wide elective course
Yes

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Timetable/s

This class has not been
timetabled for year 2020.

Course owner

Course owner
School of Management

Course aim

The course introduces students to the fundamentals of management that shape individual, group and organisational performance in business.

Course content

Introduction to contemporary management and the four management functions, planning, organising, leading and controlling; the nature of the internal and external environments including culture, diversity and the international dimensions. The nature of decision making, motivation and managing change.

Textbook(s)

Robbins, S, Coulter, M, DeCenzo, D & Woods 2019, Management: The Essentials, 4th edn, Pearson, Melbourne, VIC.

Prerequisite(s)

Nil

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, CITY WEST
Preparatory 1 x 1 week
Workshop 1.5 hours x 10 weeks
Lecture 1.5 hour x 10 weeks
Lecture (Virtual) 1.5 hours x 10 weeks
INTERNAL, CITY WEST (INTENSIVE)
Workshop 1.5 hours x 10 days
Lecture 1.5 hours x 10 days
EXTERNAL, CITY WEST, ONLINE
External 30 hours x NA
INTERNAL, OFFSHORE, HONG KONG BAPTIST UNIVERSITY
Workshop 35 hours x NA
INTERNAL, MT GAMBIER
Preparatory 1 x 1 week
Workshop 3 hours x 10 weeks
INTERNAL, WHYALLA
Preparatory 1 x 1 week
Workshop 3 hours x 10 weeks
INTERNAL, OFFSHORE, TAYLOR'S BUSINESS SCHOOL
Workshop 35 hours x NA

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
Case study 1800 words 40% N/A
Continuous assessment N/A 20% N/A
Examination N/A 40% 2 hours
INTERNAL, CITY WEST (INTENSIVE)
Case study 1800 words 40% N/A
Continuous assessment N/A 20% N/A
Examination N/A 40% 2 hours
EXTERNAL, CITY WEST, ONLINE
Case study 1800 words 40% N/A
Continuous assessment N/A 20% N/A
Examination N/A 40% 2 hours
INTERNAL, OFFSHORE, HONG KONG BAPTIST UNIVERSITY
Case study 1800 words 40% N/A
Continuous assessment N/A 20% N/A
Examination N/A 40% 2 hours
INTERNAL, MT GAMBIER
Case study 1800 words 40% N/A
Continuous assessment N/A 20% N/A
Examination N/A 40% 2 hours
INTERNAL, WHYALLA
Case study 1800 words 40% N/A
Continuous assessment N/A 20% N/A
Examination N/A 40% 2 hours
INTERNAL, OFFSHORE, TAYLOR'S BUSINESS SCHOOL
Case study 1800 words 40% N/A
Continuous assessment N/A 20% N/A
Examination N/A 40% 2 hours

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
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* 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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