MGMT5511 Introduction to Global Business
- 6 points
|Semester 1||UWA (Perth)||Face to face|
|Semester 2||UWA (Perth)||Face to face|
- This unit focuses on a number of theoretical and practical issues related to managing and practising international business.
- Students are able to (1) access the core academic literature in the field of global/international business; (2) explain and evaluate the business, policy and social contexts framing global business practice and operation; (3) critically evaluate the effect of global and local issues on global business; (4) identify, develop and communicate appropriate management strategies in managing and practising global business; (5) demonstrate an awareness of social and ethical issues influencing global business; (6) develop written and oral communication skills; and (7) develop competencies to work in teams.
- Indicative assessments in this unit are as follows: (1) individual written assignment and individual presentation; (2) group presentation and report; and (3) final examination. Further information is available in the unit outline.
Supplementary assessment is not available in this unit.
- Unit Coordinator(s)
- Dr Chris Chalon (Semester 1), Dr Chris Perryer (Semseter 2)
- Unit rules
- MGMT5610 Applied Professional Business Communications;
- Contact hours
- lectures/seminars/workshops: up to 3 hours per week
- Unit Outline
- Semester 1_2019 [SEM-1_2019]
- The availability of units in Semester 1, 2, etc. was correct at the time of publication but may be subject to change.
- All students are responsible for identifying when they need assistance to improve their academic learning, research, English language and numeracy skills; seeking out the services and resources available to help them; and applying what they learn. Students are encouraged to register for free online support through GETSmart; to help themselves to the extensive range of resources on UWA's STUDYSmarter website; and to participate in WRITESmart and (ma+hs)Smart drop-ins and workshops.
- Books and other material wherever listed may be subject to change. Book lists relating to 'Preliminary reading', 'Recommended reading' and 'Textbooks' are, in most cases, available at the University Co-operative Bookshop (from early January) and appropriate administrative offices for students to consult. Where texts are listed in the unit description above, an asterisk (*) indicates that the book is available in paperback.