MGMT3304 Applied International Business Strategy

6 points
(see Timetable)
Semester 2UWA (Perth)Face to face
Semester 2AlbanyFace to face
Details for undergraduate courses
  • Level 3 option in the Management major sequence
  • The area of knowledge for this unit is Management and Commerce
  • Category B broadening unit for students
  • Level 3 elective
This unit requires students to develop a case study of a business venture in the Asian region following a four-week coursework component that covers the issue of strategy development especially in the Asian region, as well as operational issues related to business development. Students work in teams on this exercise and are mentored by the unit coordinator. Students are then required to defend their business proposition to a panel of experts including relevant external stakeholders.
Students are able to (1) identify the key contextual issues affecting the formulation and implementation of an international business venture; (2) conceptualise, formulate and articulate (in both verbal and written form) appropriate responses to specific international business issues; (3) identify and utilise resources to develop an international business venture which includes personnel, financial, technological and other appropriate resources; (4) demonstrate the ability to work collaboratively with others; (5) demonstrate appreciation of ethical and cultural diversity; and (6) develop critical thinking, analytical as well as interpersonal, oral and written communication skills and teamwork skills.
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
MGMT2341 International Management, and one Level 2 unit in the Management major
Contact hours
lectures/tutorials/seminars/workshops: up to 3 hours per week
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