MJRP-LDSHP v.1 Leadership Major (MBA)
This major/stream is part of a larger course. Information is specific to the major/stream, please refer to the course for more information.
This specialist Master of Business Administration (MBA) major has a curriculum offering students a more detailed understanding and engagement with current and future leadership challenges. Students are constantly required to analyse and reframe leadership concepts alongside their own leadership styles in order to gain an understanding of organisations and develop their practical skills. Students will also be required to apply, test, and evaluate their analytical, leadership and management skills in the workplace and further their professional and personal development through action learning that is transferrable to real organisations. By exploring the philosophy and ethics of leadership and covering a range of topics including working with teams, working in a global arena, effective and strategic management and organisational behaviour, graduates will leave the course with a more strategic understanding and engagement with leadership.
Major/Stream Learning Outcomes
A graduate of this course can:
1. apply foundation knowledge of contemporary business theories, concepts and principles and be able to apply these in a group or organisational environment demonstrating a leadership role; extend the boundaries of knowledge through an independently identified research problem
2. create, critically evaluate and reflect upon innovative ideas and strategies within ambiguous and uncertain business environments (which includes business, government and not-for-profit)
3. select appropriate information using technologies; make valid judgments and synthesise information from a range of sources; access, evaluate and synthesise diverse information for intelligent business application
5. select and use appropriate technologies and recognise their advantages and limitations
6. possess be able to utilise and encourage in others, life-long learning strategies; maintain currency in professional practice
7. recognise and apply international perspectives within the business environment; apply international standards of practice and evaluate issues from a variety of perspectives
8. develop shared understandings of contemporary relevant issues which demonstrate a high and balanced level of cultural awareness in a diverse cultural business setting
9. demonstrate, through self-leadership, a duty of care, honesty, integrity, fairness and knowledge of principles and law to uphold the ethical requirements of the profession
Duration and Availability
This major is available to international students studying in Australia on a study visa.
|Year 1 Trimester 1|
|ECON5014||v.1||Economics for Managers||3.0||25.0|
|MGMT5022||v.1||Organisational Behaviour for Managers||3.0||25.0|
|ACCT5026||v.2||Financial and Management Accounting for Business||3.0||25.0|
|Year 1 Trimester 2|
|MGMT6036||v.1||Fundamentals of Leadership||3.0||25.0|
|MGMT6039||v.1||Human Resource Strategies||3.0||25.0|
|MKTG5009||v.1||Marketing for Managers||3.0||25.0|
|Year 1 Trimester 3|
|MGMT6023||v.1||Philosophy and Ethics||3.0||25.0|
|MGMT5024||v.1||Organisational Change and Development||4.0||25.0|
|MGMT6021||v.1||Corporate Finance for Managers||3.0||25.0|
|Year 2 Trimester 1|
|MGMT5015||v.1||Leadership in a Dynamic Global Environment||3.0||25.0|
|MGMT6031||v.1||Strategy and International Business Competitiveness||3.0||50.0|
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