MGT8032 International Management
Students are required to have access to a personal computer, e-mail capabilities and Internet access to USQConnect. Current details of computer requirements can be found at http://www.usq.edu.au/business/aboutfob.htm.
This course provides an advanced study of the contextual, organisational and managerial issues associated with the management of firms across national and cultural boundaries for global competitiveness. The focus is on the strategic management issues of international or global management. The themes examine multinational management in a changing world, national cultures; the institutional context of multinational management; strategic management and sustainability in the multinational company; international cooperative alliances; international human resource management and international negotiation, ethics and cross-cultural communication. It expands a few of your international management competencies, challenges you to gain an insight into the management of international firms and assists you to anticipate fulfilling a managerial role in a multinational company. The assignments expose you to companies expanding into the Asia Pacific and it will challenge you to deal with complexities of international management.