2021 unit information
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Last updated: 4 June 2021
Residential Intensive period 08: Waurn Ponds (Geelong)
For students enrolled in M701, M501, M543, M601 and M703
Students will on average spend 150 hours over the teaching period undertaking the teaching, learning and assessment activities for this unit.
This unit requires students to attend six days of intensive study at Waurn Ponds Estate, Geelong.2021 dates:
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This unit introduces the principles of strategic management and the logics of value creation. It provides the opportunity to understand and apply the tools of strategy to identify priorities for management decision-making, and develop coherent and aligned operational and implementation plans that contribute to organisational goals in a dynamic and culturally diverse business environment.
Demonstrate a critical understanding of the concepts, theories and tools of strategic management.
GLO1: Discipline-specific knowledge and capabilities
Apply the analysis and decision-making tools of strategic management to support the activities of strategy formulation, implementation and evaluation in a variety of organisational contexts
GLO1: Discipline-specific knowledge and capabilities GLO5: Problem solving
GLO8: Global Citizenship
These Unit Learning Outcomes are applicable for all teaching periods throughout the year
Assessment 1 (Group of 7)-
Assessment 3 Project
Part A (Group of 7)- Report (Business)
Part B (Individual) - Written Reflection (self)
Part A: 2500 words
Part B: Information not yet available
Part A: 30%
Part B: 30%
The assessment due weeks provided may change. The Unit Chair will clarify the exact assessment requirements, including the due date, at the start of the teaching period.
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