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Strategic Management (BUS317)

Organisational Unit School of Business and Governance
Credit Points 4
Availability DUBAI-ISC: TMD-internal
KAPLAN-SGP: TMA-internal
SGP1: TMB-internal
Description This is a capstone unit which is aimed at preparing students to think strategically, and to look at all the issues and problems affecting the strategic initiatives of an organisation, from a total corporate perspective. The unit provides a conceptual framework of corporate strategy and policy formulation, and integrates the key functional areas for business including, organisational learning, innovation, knowledge management, marketing, finance and human resource management for strategic decision making.
Timetabled Learning Activities Lectures: 1 hour per week; workshop: 2 hours per week.
Prerequisites BUS223 Organisational Theory and Behaviour or BUS240 Organisation Development and Human Resources Management or BUS298 Organisation Development and Change or BUS297 Principles of Human Resources Management or BUS293 Organisational Theory and Behaviour
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