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Area/Catalogue
BUSS 3102

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Course Level
Undergraduate

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Offered Externally
Yes

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Course ID
167805

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Unit Value
4.5

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University-wide elective course
No

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

Course owner
School of Management

Course aim

The aim of this course is to guide students through the various strategic decisions necessary to design an enterprise model from abstract information and conceptual ideas for a proposed venture. Using frameworks for strategic growth decisions, value creation and business model design, students will confront the tensions and paradox in enterprise design and learn how to reconcile the entrepreneurial drive with the competitive business landscape. Further consideration will be given to how development and growth of an enterprise influences changes to the business model design affecting the value structure, resources, capabilities and management challenges.

Course content

Defining value in enterprise design; Linking strategy to organisational performance, competitiveness, and innovation; Creating the efficient and effective organisation; The business model and the organisational system; Dealing with organisational growth and change; The business model interaction with entrepreneurial ecosystems; Managing internal and external strategic relationships.

Textbook(s)

Nil

Prerequisite(s)

Nil

Corequisite(s)

Common to all relevant programs
Subject Area & Catalogue Number Course Name
BUSS 3023 Strategic Management

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, CITY WEST
Preparatory 1 x 1 week
Lecture 1 hour x 10 weeks
Tutorial 2 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
Continuous assessment N/A 20% N/A
Project 1500 words 30% N/A
Examination N/A 50% 2.5 Hours
EXTERNAL, CITY WEST, ONLINE
Continuous assessment N/A 20% N/A
Project 1500 words 30% N/A
Examination N/A 50% 2.5 Hours
INTERNAL, CITY WEST (INTENSIVE)
Continuous assessment N/A 20% N/A
Project 1500 words 30% N/A
Examination N/A 50% 2.5 Hours

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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