ABUS3204 Models of Asian Business

Credit
6 points
Offering
(see Timetable)
AvailabilityLocationMode
Not available in 2018UWA (Perth)Face to face
Details for undergraduate courses
  • Level 3 option in the Management major sequence
  • Category B broadening unit for students
  • Level 3 elective
Content
This unit examines the business practices underpinning business models in the Asian region, especially those that are becoming more dominant in the region. The unit complements studies already undertaken at Level 2 that have examined international management and comparative business cultures and traditions in the Asian region.
Outcomes
Students are able to (1) develop a familiarity and a critical understanding of core concepts used in analysing the business context and management practices in the Asian region; (2) develop an informed understanding of contextual factors that affect management practices in the Asian region; (3) become cognisant of strategies and resources that assist in managing the interaction between the context framing business operations in the Asian region and the management strategies that have been developed to deal with these; (4) understand the significance of management practices in facilitating effective international business activity in the region; (5) engage in comparative analysis of business traditions and business practices in the Asian region; (6) apply all of the above in critical thinking exercises including case study analyses, small group and teamwork; and (7) develop interpersonal, oral and written communication skills, as well as teamwork skills.
Assessment
Assessment information is provided in the unit outline.

Supplementary assessment is not available in this unit except in the case of a bachelor's pass degree student who has obtained a mark of 45 to 49 overall and is currently enrolled in this unit, and it is the only remaining unit that the student must pass in order to complete their course.
Unit rules
Prerequisites:
ABUS2290 Cultural Foundations of Asian Business;
or
MGMT2341 International Management
Incompatibility:
ABUS2204 Models of Asian Business
Contact hours
lectures/tutorials/seminars/workshops: up to 3 hours per week
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