Courses & Units

Organisational Change and Development BMA314

Hobart, Launceston

Introduction

This unit takes an interdisciplinary perspective to prepare students for understanding the diagnosis, design and implementation process of change at group and organization-wide levels. The need to manage change is recognised as a critical success factor for organisations. This unit provides students with the change management and development theory and practical skills required so that organisations can better meet the challenges posed by global, cultural and technological forces for change and corporate social responsibility.

Summary

Unit name Organisational Change and Development
Unit code BMA314
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School College of Business & Economics
Tasmanian School of Business and Economics
Discipline Management
Coordinator

Dr Simon Fishwick

Teaching staff

Dr Simon Fishwick, Joey Crawford

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

Availability

Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Hobart Semester 1 On-Campus Off-Campus International International Domestic Domestic
Launceston Semester 1 On-Campus International Domestic

Key

On-campus
Off-Campus
International students
Domestic 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).

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Fees

Domestic

Band CSP Student Contribution Full Fee Paying (domestic) Field of Education
1 2018: $805.00 2018: $1,969.00 090799

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Requisites

Prerequisites

BMA121 and BMA247 (or BMA201)

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

Three hour workshop weekly (attending students); online participation for distance students.

Assessment

Please check the unit outline for details.

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Textbooks

Required

Textbook: Hayes, J 2014, The Theory and Practice of Change Management 4th ed, Hampshire, Palgrave Macmillan.

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