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Area/Catalogue
BUSS 5422

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Course Level
Postgraduate

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Offered Externally
No

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Course ID
159882

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Unit Value
4.5

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University-wide elective course
No

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Timetable/s

This class has not been
timetabled for year 2018.

Course aim

This course is undertaken in conjunction with the International Study Tour course and provides students with the skills to identify business opportunities in an international region and to complete a project relating a business opportunity in that region.

Course content

Topics covered in this course include: assessment of business opportunities in an international region, identification of specific business opportunities for a selected organisation, development of a business proposal for an organisation, report design and development.

Textbook(s)

Nil

Prerequisite(s)

Successful completion of at least 9 units at postgraduate level at UniSA and satisfying a minimum GPA requirement with no more than 2 fails in the current program.

Corequisite(s)

Common to all relevant programs
Subject Area & Catalogue Number Course Name
BUSS 5421 International Study Tour

Students undertaking DMMA Master of Business Administration may complete this course as an elective or as a capstone course.

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, CITY WEST
Field Placement (Intensive residential stay including seminars, group work, simulation, local guest speeches, visits to local business, and government) 2 weeks x N/A
Seminar (Pre-departure seminar (on campus)) 2 hours x 2 sessions
Seminar (Return briefing seminar (on campus)) 2 hours x 1 session

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
Minor essay 1000 words 50% N/A
Report 3000 words 50% N/A

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.1250
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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