The primary aim of this unit is to introduce you to business management concepts and practice with particular emphasis on international business. The unit includes topics which will explore contemporary management theories and their application in a complex international environment. An important part of the unit is the attention given to human aspects of management which have added complexity in an international environment. The topics covered encompass the fundamentals of management that are vital to the successful operation of any business.
|Unit name||International Business Management|
|College/School||College of Sciences and Engineering
Australian Maritime College
|Discipline||Maritime and Logistics Management|
|Coordinator||Associate Professor Hong-Oanh (Oanh) Nguyen|
|Available as student elective?||Yes|
|Location||Study period||Attendance options||Available to|
|Launceston||Semester 1||On-Campus||Off-Campus||International International||Domestic Domestic|
- International students
- Domestic students
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|Study Period||Start date||Census date||WW date||End date|
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- understand how the influence and significance of international environments impact on the management of international businesses
- evaluate the impact of relevant cultural and ethical issues to international business operations
- assess the role of strategic planning and effective leadership in determining the success of managing an international business.
|Field of Education||Commencing Student Contribution 1||Grandfathered Student Contribution 1||Approved Pathway Course Student Contribution 2||Domestic Full Fee|
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You cannot enrol in this unit as well as the following:JNB221 AND JNB219
On-campus: 1 x 3 hour class weekly comprising lecture and tutorial components.
Distance: Study guide and readings
|Assessment||Online Quiz (10%)|Examination (40%)|Assignment: Market Attractiveness (20%)|Assignment: Internationalisation Risks and Strategy (30%)|
|Timetable||View the lecture timetable | View the full unit timetable|
Required readings will be listed in the unit outline prior to the start of classes.
|Links||Booktopia textbook finder|
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