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LB5236 - Comparative Global Business Systems

Credit points: 3
Year: 2015
Student Contribution Band: Band 3
Administered by: College of Business, Law & Governance

Students will explore the differences in the ways that business and the political economy are interrelated in some of the major trading economies. The post-World War II transformations of these economies are discussed, particular as it relates to the differential outcomes for each economy. In particular, business/government relations and the political economic choices made since Bretton Woods are a core of the class.

Learning Outcomes

  • critically analyse complex business-related knowledge and practice from both historical and recent perspectives;
  • apply creative and innovative thinking effectively to business theory and practice;
  • present complex business analyses and information appropriately to differing audiences using clear and fluent communication.
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Combinations:
BU5104

Availabilities

Townsville, Internal, Study Period 2
Census Date 27-Aug-2015
Coordinator: Dr Michael Underdown
Lecturers: <Person not found>, Dr Michael Underdown.
Workload expectations:
  • 36 hours - Combined Lectures; Tutorials/Workshops; Lecturer directed activities.
Assessment: end of semester exam (40%); assignments (40%); individual presentation (20%).

External, Study Period 2
Census Date 27-Aug-2015
Coordinator: Mr Dwight Lemke
Lecturers: Mr Dwight Lemke, <Person not found>.
Workload expectations:
  • 36 hours - Combined Lectures; Tutorials/Workshops; Lecturer directed activities.
Method of Delivery: WWW - LearnJCU
Assessment: end of semester exam (40%); assignments (40%); individual presentation (20%).

Townsville, Internal, Study Period 1
Census Date 26-Mar-2015
Coordinator: Mr Dwight Lemke
Lecturer: <Person not found>.
Workload expectations:
  • 36 hours - Combined Lectures; Tutorials/Workshops; Lecturer directed activities.
Assessment: end of semester exam (40%); assignments (40%); individual presentation (20%).

External, Study Period 1
Census Date 26-Mar-2015
Coordinator: Mr Dwight Lemke
Lecturers: Mr Dwight Lemke, <Person not found>.
Workload expectations:
  • 36 hours - Combined Lectures; Tutorials/Workshops; Lecturer directed activities.
Method of Delivery: WWW - LearnJCU
Assessment: end of semester exam (40%); assignments (40%); individual presentation (20%).

Cairns, Internal, Study Period 2
Census Date 27-Aug-2015
Coordinator: Mr Dwight Lemke
Workload expectations:
  • 36 hours - Combined Lectures; Tutorials/Workshops; Lecturer directed activities.
Assessment: end of semester exam (40%); assignments (40%); individual presentation (20%).

Cairns, Internal, Study Period 1
Census Date 26-Mar-2015
Coordinator: Mr Dwight Lemke
Lecturers: Mr Dwight Lemke, <Person not found>.
Workload expectations:
  • 36 hours - Combined Lectures; Tutorials/Workshops; Lecturer directed activities.
Assessment: end of semester exam (40%); assignments (40%); individual presentation (20%).

JCU Singapore, Internal, Study Period 51
Census Date 09-Apr-2015
Lecturer: Mr Mogan Swamy.
Workload expectations:
  • 36 hours - Combined Lectures; Tutorials/Workshops
Assessment: end of semester exam (40%); assignments (40%); individual presentation (20%).
Restrictions: An enrolment quota applies to this offering.

JCU Singapore, Internal, Study Period 52
Census Date 30-Jul-2015
Lecturer: Mr Mogan Swamy.
Workload expectations:
  • 36 hours - Combined Lectures; Tutorials/Workshops
Assessment: end of semester exam (40%); assignments (40%); individual presentation (20%).
Restrictions: An enrolment quota applies to this offering.

JCU Singapore, Internal, Study Period 53
Census Date 26-Nov-2015
Lecturer: Mr Mogan Swamy.
Workload expectations:
  • 36 hours - Combined Lectures; Tutorials/Workshops
Assessment: end of semester exam (40%); assignments (40%); individual presentation (20%).

JCU Singapore, Block, Study Period 56
Census Date 10-Sep-2015
Face to face teaching 05-Sep-2015 to 19-Sep-2015 (5 Sept, 8 Sept, 10 Sept, 13 Sept, 15 Sept, 17 Sept, 19 Sept and final exam 27 Sept 2015)
Lecturer: Mr Mogan Swamy.
Workload expectations:
  • 36 hours - Combined Lectures; Tutorials/Workshops
Assessment: end of semester exam (40%); assignments (40%); individual presentation (20%).

JCU Brisbane, Internal, Study Period 22
Census Date 13-Aug-2015
Lecturer: Mr Patrick Goh.
Workload expectations:
  • 36 hours - Combined Lectures; Tutorials/Workshops
Assessment: end of semester exam (40%); assignments (40%); individual presentation (20%).

JCU Brisbane, Internal, Study Period 23
Census Date 10-Dec-2015
Coordinator: Mr Dwight Lemke
Lecturer: Mr Patrick Goh.
Workload expectations:
  • 36 hours - Combined Lectures; Tutorials/Workshops
Assessment: end of semester exam (40%); assignments (40%); individual presentation (20%).

JCU Brisbane, Internal, Study Period 21
Census Date 02-Apr-2015
Coordinator: Mr Ian Kirkwood
Lecturer: Mr Gregory Trotman.
Workload expectations:
  • 36 hours - Combined Lectures; Tutorials/Workshops
Assessment: end of semester exam (40%); assignments (40%); individual presentation (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.