MGMT5615 Selected Topics in Management

Credit
6 points
Offering
(see Timetable)
AvailabilityLocationMode
Trimester 3UWA (Perth)Face to face
Content
This unit of selected topics in the area of management concentrates on emergent topics, issues and debates in pure and applied research in management literature.
Outcomes
Students are able to (1) critically evaluate various issues of organisational management and develop appropriate strategies accordingly; (2) demonstrate competencies to work effectively in teams
; (3) demonstrate research skills to investigate the current and future issues confronting organisational management; and (4) demonstrate effective communication skills to influence and relate to multiple stakeholders across a range of business contexts.
Assessment
Indicative assessments in this unit are as follows: (1) participation; (2) assignment
; and (3) group project. Further information is available in the unit outline.

Supplementary assessment is not available in this unit.
Unit Coordinator(s)
Sathya Ganganahalli
Unit rules
Prerequisites:
ACCT5602 Accounting
or
MGMT5501 Organisational Behaviour; and enrolment in the Master of Business Administration (coursework)
or
the Master of Business Administration (coursework and dissertation);
or
approval from the Faculty of Business only, which will be determined with regard to relevant documented professional work experience.
Contact hours
trimester—lectures/seminars/workshops: up to 3 hours per week
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