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LB5228 - The Changing Business Environment

Credit points: 03
Year: 2019
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

  • critically analyze complex business-related knowledge and practice from both historical and recent perspectives;
  • synthesize sustainable economic, social and environmental practices and value systems;
  • research and apply established concepts to solve business and professional practice problems;
  • critically analyze complex contemporary business issues using appropriate models and make reasoned recommendations based on multidisciplinary synthesis of theory and evidence;
  • present complex business analyses and information appropriately to differing audiences using effective oral presentation skills;
  • present complex business analyses and information appropriately to differing audiences using clear and fluent written communication;
  • work effectively in achieving common goals demonstrating collaboration;
  • demonstrate a capacity for personal reflection and self-development in relation to professional business learning and practice.
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Combinations:
LB5214

Availabilities

Townsville, Internal, Study Period 2
Census Date 29-Aug-2019
Coord/Lect: Assoc. Professor Josephine Pryce, Dr Stephane Le Queux.
Contact hours:
  • 36 hours - Combined lectures, tutorial/workshops; lecturer directed activities
    Assessment: end of semester exam (50%); essays (30%); case study analysis (20%).

    External, Study Period 2
    Census Date 29-Aug-2019
    Coord/Lect: Assoc. Professor Josephine Pryce, Dr Stephane Le Queux.
    Contact hours:
    • 36 hours - Combined lectures, tutorial/workshops; lecturer directed activities
      Method of Delivery: WWW - LearnJCU and Other
      Assessment: end of semester exam (50%); essays (30%); case study analysis (20%).

      Cairns, Internal, Study Period 2
      Census Date 29-Aug-2019
      Coordinator: Assoc. Professor Josephine Pryce, Dr Stephane Le Queux
      Lecturer: Dr Leonie Cassidy.
      Contact hours:
      • 36 hours - Combined lectures, tutorial/workshops; lecturer directed activities
        Assessment: end of semester exam (50%); essays (30%); case study analysis (20%).

        JCU Singapore, Internal, Study Period 51
        Census Date 11-Apr-2019
        Coordinator: Dr Stephane Le Queux
        Lecturer: Dr Adrian Bradshaw.
        Contact hours:
        • 36 hours - Combined lectures, tutorial/workshops; lecturer directed activities
          Assessment: end of semester exam (50%); essays (30%); case study analysis (20%).

          JCU Singapore, Internal, Study Period 52
          Census Date 08-Aug-2019
          Contact hours:
          • 36 hours - Combined lectures, tutorial/workshops; lecturer directed activities
            Assessment: end of semester exam (50%); essays (30%); case study analysis (20%).

            JCU Singapore, Internal, Study Period 53
            Census Date 05-Dec-2019
            Contact hours:
            • 36 hours - Combined lectures, tutorial/workshops; lecturer directed activities
              Assessment: end of semester exam (50%); essays (30%); case study analysis (20%).

              JCU Singapore, Block, Study Period 55
              Census Date 20-Jun-2019
              Face to face teaching (Please contact College for face to face dates for 2017)
              Contact hours:
              • 36 hours - Combined lectures, tutorial/workshops; lecturer directed activities
                Assessment: end of semester exam (50%); essays (30%); case study analysis (20%).

                JCU Brisbane, Internal, Study Period 22
                Census Date 08-Aug-2019
                Coordinator: Assoc. Professor Josephine Pryce, Mr Dwight Lemke
                Lecturer: Mr Ian Kirkwood.
                Contact hours:
                • 36 hours - Combined lectures, tutorial/workshops; lecturer directed activities
                  Assessment: end of semester exam (50%); essays (30%); case study analysis (20%).

                  JCU Brisbane, Internal, Study Period 21
                  Census Date 11-Apr-2019
                  Coordinator: Dr Stephane Le Queux
                  Lecturers: Mr Ian Kirkwood, Mr Vizak Gagrat, Dr David Gration.
                  Contact hours:
                  • 36 hours - Combined lectures, tutorial/workshops; lecturer directed activities
                    Assessment: end of semester exam (50%); essays (30%); case study analysis (20%).

                    JCU Brisbane, Internal, Study Period 23
                    Census Date 05-Dec-2019
                    Coordinator: Mr Dwight Lemke, Dr Stephane Le Queux
                    Lecturers: Mr Ian Kirkwood, Mr Vizak Gagrat.
                    Contact hours:
                    • 36 hours - Combined lectures, tutorial/workshops; lecturer directed activities
                      Assessment: end of semester exam (50%); essays (30%); case study analysis (20%).

                      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.