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Transforming Business (BBS150)

Organisational Unit School of Management and Governance
Credit Points 3
Availability MURDOCH: S1-internal, S1-external, S2-internal, S2-external
ROCKINGHAM: S2-internal
Teaching Timetables Murdoch S1
Murdoch S2
Rockingham S2
Description The relationship between business and the wider community continues to change in new and significant ways. Today, the global economy is an intricate web of social, political and economic entities. This unit allows students to understand the purpose and nature of business activity and the factors that influence and constrain business behaviour and decisions, as well as the commonalities and differences across various regions and countries.
Timetabled Learning Activities Lectures: 2 hours per week; workshops/tutorials: 2 hours per week.
Prerequisites Nil.
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Internet Access RequirementsMurdoch units normally include an online component comprising materials, discussions, lecture recordings and assessment activities. All students, regardless of their location or mode of study, need to have access to and be able to use computing devices with browsing capability and a connection to the Internet via Broadband (Cable, ADSL or Mobile) or Wireless. The Internet connection should be readily available and allow large amounts of data to be streamed or downloaded (approximately 100MB per lecture recording). Students also need to be able to enter into online discussions and submit assignments online.


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