Courses & Units

Organisational Change and Development BMA314

Launceston, Hong Kong Universal Ed, Hobart

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. Students are introduced to various concepts, methodologies and tools in organisational change and development, including diagnostic techniques such as in-depth interviewing.

Summary

Unit name Organisational Change and Development
Unit code BMA314
Credit points 12.5
College/School College of Business & Economics
Tasmanian School of Business and Economics
Discipline Management
Coordinator Doctor Mark Wickham
Available as student elective? Yes
Delivered By University of Tasmania and Third Party (Universal College of Higher Education (Hong Kong))
Level Advanced

Availability

Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Launceston Accelerated Study Period 2 On-Campus Off-Campus International International Domestic Domestic
Hong Kong Universal Ed Semester 2 On-Campus International
Hobart Semester 1 On-Campus Off-Campus International International Domestic Domestic

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International students
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Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
Semester 1 21/2/2022 22/3/2022 11/4/2022 29/5/2022
Semester 2 11/7/2022 9/8/2022 29/8/2022 16/10/2022
Accelerated Study Period 2 23/5/2022 15/6/2022 7/7/2022 21/8/2022

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Learning Outcomes

  • discuss and critically evaluate change management theories, concepts and processes.
  • analyse and evaluate the implications of change on organisations and individuals.
  • communicate evidence-based arguments supported by change management theories, concepts and processes.
Field of Education Commencing Student Contribution 1 Grandfathered Student Contribution 1 Approved Pathway Course Student Contribution 2 Domestic Full Fee
090799 $1,828.00 $858.00 $993.00 $2,108.00
  • Available as a Commonwealth Supported Place
  • HECS-HELP is available on this unit, depending on your eligibility3
  • FEE-HELP is available on this unit, depending on your eligibility4

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Requisites

Prerequisites

BMA121

Teaching

AssessmentGroup Presentation: Change Management Study (30%)|Case Analysis (50%)|Journal Article Review (20%)
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Textbooks

Required

You will need the following text:


Hayes, J. (2018) The Theory and Practice of Change Management, 5th Ed. London: Red Globe Press.

Recommended

While there is no expectation for you to read further than the prescribed text and prescribed reading in the study schedule, there is a range of other Organisational Change and Development texts and journals available if you are interested in extending your understanding of Organisational Change and Development theory and practice.

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