2020 unit information
Classes and seminars in Trimester 2, 2020 will be online.
Last updated: 2 June 2020
For D330 students: MMM111
For all other students: MMM111 and MMM211
Students will on average spend 150 hours over the teaching period undertaking the teaching, learning and assessment activities for this unit.
1 x 2 hour class, 1 x 1 hour seminar per week
Online independent and collaborative learning activities (recordings provided) including weekly 1 hour scheduled online seminars.
This unit develops the global mindset of students towards becoming responsible global citizens. The unit takes on a problem-based approach to learning whereby students are given the opportunity to develop their analytical and ethical skills in examining major global social, political, economic and environmental issues facing the world today, and developing ethical responses as global citizens.
These are the Learning Outcomes (ULO) for this UnitAt the completion of this Unit, successful students can:
Deakin Graduate Learning Outcomes
Demonstrate an understanding of selected mega trends shaping the world and their implications for business and management
GLO1: Discipline-specific knowledge and capabilitiesGLO4: Critical thinking
Analyse key drivers of change in the global economy from a business and management perspective
GLO1 Discipline-specific capabilitiesGLO4: Critical thinking
Integrate the principles of sustainability and ethics in responding to key challenges facing businesses at the local and global levels
GLO1 Discipline-specific capabilitiesGLO4: Critical thinkingGLO5: Problem solvingGLO8: Global citizenship
Apply sustainable business models and frameworks in analysing global environmental issues and trends
Undertake a research-based and analytical investigation of a key global issue facing business
GLO1 Discipline-specific capabilities
GLO4: Critical thinkingGLO5: Problem solvingGLO8: Global citizenship
These Unit Learning Outcomes are applicable for all teaching periods throughout the year
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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