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LB5228 - The Changing Business Environment

Credit points: 3
Year: 2021
Student Contribution Band: Band 3
Administered by: College of Business, Law & Governance

This subject looks at the pattern of industrial change from the Industrial Revolution to present day. It looks at recent industry changes and what creative destruction has done to business models. It also looks at industries under stress and presents a frame from which to examine change.

Learning Outcomes

  • interlock challenges and responsibilities in the global business environment and their implications in terms of sustainability, social responsibility and governance;
  • analyse mega-trends and how these trends challenge business practices and policy making;
  • identify and contextualize actors and regulatory systems in the conduct of global change.

Subject Assessment

  • Written > Examination (centrally administered) - (50%) -
  • Written > Essay (including multi-draft) 1 - (30%) -
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Subject
Combinations:
LB5214

Availabilities

Townsville, Intensive, Study Period 8
Census Date 12-Aug-2021
Face to face teaching 03-Sep-2021 to 19-Sep-2021 (6-9pm Friday 3rd September; 9-5pm Sat & Sun 4 & 5 September; 9-5pm Sat & Sun 18 & 19 September 2021)
Workload expectations:

The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.

  • 36 hours - Combined lectures, tutorial/workshops; lecturer directed activities
  • assessment and self-directed study

Cairns, Internal, Study Period 2
Census Date 26-Aug-2021
Workload expectations:

The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.

  • 36 hours - Combined lectures, tutorial/workshops; lecturer directed activities
  • assessment and self-directed study

JCU Singapore, Internal, Study Period 51
Census Date 08-Apr-2021
Workload expectations:

The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.

  • 36 hours - Combined lectures, tutorial/workshops; lecturer directed activities
  • assessment and self-directed study

JCU Singapore, Internal, Study Period 52
Census Date 05-Aug-2021
Workload expectations:

The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.

  • 36 hours - Combined lectures, tutorial/workshops; lecturer directed activities
  • assessment and self-directed study

JCU Singapore, Internal, Study Period 53
Census Date 02-Dec-2021
Workload expectations:

The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.

  • 36 hours - Combined lectures, tutorial/workshops; lecturer directed activities
  • assessment and self-directed study

JCU Brisbane, Internal, Study Period 22
Census Date 05-Aug-2021
Workload expectations:

The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.

  • 36 hours - Combined lectures, tutorial/workshops; lecturer directed activities
  • assessment and self-directed study

JCU Brisbane, Internal, Study Period 21
Census Date 08-Apr-2021
Workload expectations:

The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.

  • 36 hours - Combined lectures, tutorial/workshops; lecturer directed activities
  • assessment and self-directed study

JCU Brisbane, Internal, Study Period 23
Census Date 09-Dec-2021
Workload expectations:

The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.

  • 36 hours - Combined lectures, tutorial/workshops; lecturer directed activities
  • assessment and self-directed study

Note: Minor variations might occur due to the continuous Subject quality improvement process, and in case of minor variation(s) in assessment details, the Subject Outline represents the latest official information.