MPM703 - Business Strategy and Analysis


2022 unit information

Enrolment modes: Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne), Cloud (online)
Credit point(s): 1
Previously coded as: MDM703
EFTSL value: 0.125

M751 students: Must have completed MPM731, MPM732, MMH733 and MIS770.

All other students: Must have completed any six postgraduate units.

Corequisite: Nil
Incompatible with: MPM706, MPR706
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

1 x 3 hour class per week 

Scheduled learning activities - cloud (online)

Online independent and collaborative learning activities (recordings provided) including 6 x 1 hour scheduled online seminars.


This unit introduces students to the role of business strategy in developing and sustaining competitive advantage. The broad aim of this unit is to equip students with an introductory knowledge of business strategy concepts and tools, together with an ability to apply this knowledge to a variety of macro environment, industry, and business situations.

Hurdle requirement

Hurdle requirement: achieve at least 50% of the marks available on the examination.

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