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MGT8032 International Management

Short Description: International Management
Units : 1
Faculty or Section : Faculty of Business, Education, Law and Arts
School or Department : School of Management and Enterprise
Student contribution band : Band 3
ASCED code : 080303 - Human Resource Management
Grading basis : Graded
Version produced : 1 June 2020

Other requisites

Computer, e-mail and Internet access: Students are required to have access to a personal computer, e-mail capabilities and Internet access to UConnect. Current details of computer requirements can be found at http://www.usq.edu.au/current-students/support/computing/hardware.

Synopsis

This course prepares students for operating and managing businesses in the international and global environment by exploring contextual, organisational and managerial issues across national and cultural boundaries for global competitiveness. The focus is on the globalisation of markets and the internationalisation of organisations' value chains within the context of cultural, legal, ethical, human resource management, corporate social responsibility and sustainability issues. In addition, students will explore the challenges and opportunities related to government intervention, regional economic integration and emerging markets. These activities will expand students' international management competencies, challenge their perceptions about the management of foreign firms, and assist them in fulfilling a managerial role in a global company. The assignments expose students to the activities of companies expanding globally and will challenge them to deal with complexities of international management.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 2, 2020 Online
Date printed 1 June 2020