Courses & Units

Managerial Social Responsibility BMA250

Hong Kong Universal Ed

Note:

New and continuing 33A, 33G, 33H & 33O students who have not yet completed this unit should take BAA310 Managerial Social Responsibility.

Introduction

This unit focuses on the dilemmas that arise out of potential conflicts between the economic performance and the social performance of an organisation. The unit assists students to acquire and develop the critical thinking skills required for the successful practice of management within the framework of societal values. These skills include the ability to think clearly, argue cogently, give reasons for actions and decisions, and make rational choices and recommendations in ethically sensitive situations commonly encountered by contemporary managers.

Summary

Unit name Managerial Social Responsibility
Unit code BMA250
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School College of Business & Economics
Tasmanian School of Business and Economics
Discipline Management
Coordinator

Dr Mark Wickham

Teaching staff

Dr Mark Wickham

Level Intermediate
Available as student elective? Yes
Breadth Unit? No

Availability

Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Hong Kong Universal Ed Semester 1 On-Campus International

Key

On-campus
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International students
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Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
Semester 1 25/2/2019 22/3/2019 15/4/2019 2/6/2019

* The Final WW Date is the final date from which you can withdraw from the unit without academic penalty, however you will still incur a financial liability (see withdrawal dates explained for more information).

Unit census dates currently displaying for 2019 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2019 will be available from the 1st October 2018.

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Fees

Domestic

Band Field of Education
1 091701

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Requisites

Prerequisites

BMA101

Mutual Exclusions

You cannot enrol in this unit as well as the following:

BMA291, BMA391, BMA250

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

Attending: involves a mix of lectures, workshops, and online activities.
Distance: content delivered primarily online.

Assessment

Please check the unit outline for details.

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Textbooks

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