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MPM935 - International Business Management

Unit details


2016 unit information

Enrolment modes:Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne), Cloud (online)
Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne), Cloud (online)
Trimester 3: Cloud (online)
Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:0.125
Cohort rule:(For Doctor of Business Administration students only)
Unit chair:D Fan
Incompatible with:


Contact hours:

Campus: 1 x 3 hour seminar per week

Cloud(online): Learning resources are via CloudDeakin


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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.


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.

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