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Area/Catalogue
BUSS 2084

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Course Level
Undergraduate

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Offered Externally
Yes

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

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Course ID
167462

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Unit Value
4.5

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University-wide elective course
Yes

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Timetable/s
First Semester
(Study Period 2)
Course owner

Course owner
School of Management

Course aim

This course provides students with theoretical, contemporary, historical and practical knowledge of the role and impact of business management traditions and systems across the Asian Community on management decision making, business strategy, and business conduct in the international business context. The course explores socio-economic, political, cultural, institutional, and strategic management perspectives of management systems in the Asian Community in Asia. In doing so, the course provides an in-depth understanding of how business enterprises in the region operate and the business strategies required to effectively work with Asian partners.

Course content

Topics covered in this course include:

  • Comparative analyses of business/management systems across Asian community;
  • Cross-cultural management in doing business across Asian community;
  • Macro/Micro business environment in diverse Asian countries;
  • Opportunities and Challenges in doing business across Asian community;
  • Globalisation of Asian firms;
  • Australia’s engagement with contemporary Asia.

Textbook(s)

Nil

Prerequisite(s)

Nil

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, CITY WEST
Preparatory 1 x 1 week
Seminar 3 hours x 10 weeks
EXTERNAL, CITY WEST, ONLINE
External 30 hours x n/a
INTERNAL, CITY WEST (INTENSIVE)
Seminar 30 hours 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
Major Project 2500 words 60% n/a
Continuous assessment n/a 40% n/a
EXTERNAL, CITY WEST, ONLINE
Major Project 2500 words 60% n/a
Continuous assessment n/a 40% n/a
INTERNAL, CITY WEST (INTENSIVE)
Major Project 2500 words 60% n/a
Continuous assessment n/a 40% n/a

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.125
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 3)
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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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