2023 unit information
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.2023 dates:
Residential intensive period 08: 10 - 15 September 2023
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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.
Critically apply strategic management concepts, theories and tools to support strategic management activities in a variety of organisational contexts.
GLO1: Discipline-specific knowledge and capabilitiesGLO4: Critical thinking
Diagnose organisational issues and propose evidence-based recommendations using organisational and strategy frameworks.
GLO1: Discipline-specific knowledge and capabilitiesGLO5: Problem solving
Articulate complex business situations and challenges and communicate to a professional audience, insights and recommendations for addressing them.
Analyse economic, social, environmental and governance factors that influence strategy formulation in organisations.
GLO8: Global Citizenship
Assessment 1 (Group of 5):
Part A: Oral PresentationPart B: Written Report
Part A: 20 minutesPart B: 3000 words
Part A: 20%Part B: 30%
Assessment 2 (Individual):
Timed Written Submission (7 days)
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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