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MPM935 - International Business Management

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Enrolment modes:(B, X)
Offerings:

Trimester 1 (B, X), trimester 2 (B, X) or trimester 3 (X)

Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value: 0.125
Cohort rule:(For Doctor of Business Administration students only)
Unit chair:

M Frazer

Prerequisite:Nil
Corequisite:Nil
Incompatible with: Nil
Contact hours: 1 x 3 hour seminar per week
Note:

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Content

This unit covers the role and issues of management in the international environment. The principal aim is to provide participants with the requisite knowledge and skills that will enable them to manage in a complex and foreign business environment. The unit also provides an overview of the international economic, political, legal and cultural environments within which international businesses have to operate. The main thrust of the unit, however, is a focus upon international business management strategy.

Assessment

Assignment 1 (Country Profile) 3500-4500 words (individual or group) 40%
Assignment 2 (Company Entry Strategy) 3000-4000 words (individual or group) 40%
Assignment 3 (Video Presentation of Country Profile/Entry Strategy 20 min electronic presentation) (individual or group) 20%

Hurdle requirement: each student in the group must individually submit at least 1000 words for each of assignments 1 and 2.

Unit Fee Information

Student Contribution Rate*Student Contribution Rate**Fee rate - Domestic Students Fee rate - International students
$1224$1224$2777$3467

* 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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