Courses & Units

Introduction to Management BMA101

Hobart, Launceston, Cradle Coast, Shanghai Ocean University

Introduction

This unit provides you with an introduction to management concepts, functions and strategies. The unit outlines the key functions of management and then explores the context surrounding management functioning, including an analysis of the broad environment in which organisations operate, the internal dynamics of organisational life, and the ethical climate that underpins sound management. This unit focuses on general skills and abilities associated with conducting literature research and communicating effectively in an academic setting.

Summary

Unit name Introduction to Management
Unit code BMA101
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School College of Business & Economics
Tasmanian School of Business and Economics
Discipline Management
Coordinator

Dr Oskaras Vorobjovas-Pinta

Teaching staff

Dr Oskaras Vorobjovas-Pinta, Dr Chris Leggett,  Mr Rob Lewis & Mr Michael Sims

Level Introductory
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
Cradle Coast Semester 1 On-Campus International Domestic
Shanghai Ocean University Shanghai Semester 1 On-Campus International

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 26/2/2018 23/3/2018 16/4/2018 3/6/2018
Shanghai Semester 1 10/9/2018 22/10/2018 22/10/2018 14/12/2018

* 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
3 2018: $1,344.00 2018: $2,523.00 080399

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Please note: international students should refer to this page to get an indicative course cost.

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

Attending: involves a mix of weekly 2-hour workshops, online mini-lectures, and online activities

Distance: content delivered primarily online.

Assessment

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Textbooks

Required

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