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LB5228 - The Changing Business Environment

Credit points: 3
Year: 2015
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 27-Aug-2015
Coordinator: Assoc. Professor Josephine Pryce, Dr Stephane Le Queux
Workload expectations:
  • 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 27-Aug-2015
Coord/Lect: Assoc. Professor Josephine Pryce, Dr Stephane Le Queux.
Workload expectations:
  • 36 hours - Combined lectures, tutorial/workshops; lecturer directed activities
Method of Delivery: WWW - LearnJCUandOther
Assessment: end of semester exam (50%); essays (30%); case study analysis (20%).

Cairns, Internal, Study Period 2
Census Date 27-Aug-2015
Coordinator: Assoc. Professor Josephine Pryce, Dr Stephane Le Queux
Lecturer: <Person not found>.
Workload expectations:
  • 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 09-Apr-2015
Coordinator: Assoc. Professor Josephine Pryce, Dr Stephane Le Queux
Lecturer: Dr Helan Gamage.
Workload expectations:
  • 36 hours - Combined lectures, tutorial/workshops; lecturer directed activities
Assessment: end of semester exam (50%); essays (30%); case study analysis (20%).
Restrictions: An enrolment quota applies to this offering.

JCU Singapore, Internal, Study Period 52
Census Date 30-Jul-2015
Coordinator: Assoc. Professor Josephine Pryce, Dr Stephane Le Queux
Lecturer: Dr Helan Gamage.
Workload expectations:
  • 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 26-Nov-2015
Coordinator: Assoc. Professor Josephine Pryce, Dr Stephane Le Queux
Lecturer: Dr Helan Gamage.
Workload expectations:
  • 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 13-Aug-2015
Coordinator: Assoc. Professor Josephine Pryce, Dr Stephane Le Queux
Lecturers: Mr Patrick Goh, <Person not found>, <Person not found>.
Workload expectations:
  • 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 10-Dec-2015
Coordinator: Assoc. Professor Josephine Pryce, Dr Stephane Le Queux
Lecturer: <Person not found>.
Workload expectations:
  • 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 02-Apr-2015
Coordinator: Assoc. Professor Josephine Pryce, Dr Stephane Le Queux
Lecturer: Mr Patrick Goh.
Workload expectations:
  • 36 hours - Combined lectures, tutorial/workshops; lecturer directed activities
Assessment: end of semester exam (50%); essays (30%); case study analysis (20%).

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