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MRM908 - Advanced Management Theory


2023 unit information

Enrolment modes:Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne)
Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:0.125
Unit Chair:Trimester 1: Alexander Newman
Cohort rule:Nil


Incompatible with: Nil
Typical study commitment:

Students will on average spend 150 hours over the teaching period undertaking the teaching, learning and assessment activities for this unit.

Scheduled learning activities - campus:

6 x 3 hour classes over the trimester


This unit provides students with the requisite discipline knowledge and skills in research to enable them to analyse critically the research domain that is pertinent to their area of research. Students will also develop skills to evaluate critically research undertaken by others. As part of this unit, the students will further expand on their discipline knowledge related to the topic area of their research.

ULO These are the Learning Outcomes (ULO) for this unit. At the completion of this unit, successful students can: Deakin Graduate Learning Outcomes
ULO1 Examine and critique published research, including critically analysing different research methodologies within a discipline specific domain.

GLO1: Discipline-specific knowledge and capabilities
GLO4: Critical thinking


Communicate effectively in verbal and written form about discipline specific research.

GLO2: Communication


Source relevant and credible scholarly articles which apply to a discipline specific domain.

GLO3: Digital literacy


Assessment Description Student output Grading and weighting
(% total mark for unit)
Indicative due week
(Individual) Written assignment 2500 words 30% Information not yet available
(Individual) Peer Assessed Presentation 10 minutes 20% Information not yet available
(Individual) Written Assignment Critical Literature Review 3500 words 50% Information not yet available

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.

Learning Resource

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