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Unit details

MMM306 - Global Strategy and International Management

Year2014 unit information
Enrolment modes:Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne), Waterfront (Geelong), Cloud (online)
Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:

0.125

Unit chair:

A Roy

Prerequisite:

MMM132

Corequisite:

Nil

Incompatible with:

Nil

Contact hours:

1 x 2 hour class, 1 x 1 hour seminar per week

Note:

Online teaching methods require internet access.  You will need to access substantial learning resources and experiences in CloudDeakin (Deakin’s online learning environment). Compliance with the Standards in computing, connectivity and student capability are a condition on your enrolment.

Content

This unit introduces the students to the tools for formulating strategy for firms operating in an international environment. The Unit starts with an analysis of the external and internal environments of the organisation and proceeds with the formulation of the best strategy taking into consideration the economic, social and environmental objectives of the organisation. The unit exposes students to the theoretical and conceptual literature in global strategy and highlights  the rapid emergence of multinationals from emerging economies and the strategic role of the government in these economies.

Assessment

Assessment 1 (Individual) - Written Assignment 1: Case Analysis (2000 words) - 20%

Assessment 2 (Group of 3 students) - Written Assignment 2: Group Research Project (4000 words) - 30% Examination 2 hours - 50%

Unit Fee Information

Student Contribution Rate*Student Contribution Rate**Fee rate - Domestic Students Fee rate - International students
$1260$1260$2594$2754

* Rate for all CSP students, except for those who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
** Rate for CSP students who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
Please note: Unit fees listed do not apply to Deakin Prime students.

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