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Future of Business (India Study Tour) - BUSS1343

Year - 2020

This unit is designed to consolidate students' knowledge and skills in social business while conducting a community-based project/placement. During the community project/placement, students may be involved in a variety of projects, which afford the opportunity to apply business skills and theories from prior learning. This provides first-hand experience that demonstrates how these skills and theories can support solving business problems in a practical business and community-engaged context, identifying opportunities, developing strategies and designing processes, procedures and management practices in order to enable a community project to fully realise its mission. Assessed tasks are designed to allow students to demonstrate their ability to apply and synthesise social business concepts while engaging in practical business development.

Week 1 1x5hr preparation workshop; weeks 3-4 9am-5pm in-country full-time program; week 6 1x4hr re-entry workshop

learning proposal for in-country experience (10%); in-country reflection (1) (15%); in-country reflection (2) (15%); presentation (25%); critical reflective report (35%)

Additional information
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Completion of at least 24 credit points (including BUSS1000 or BUSS1001)




Faculty: Business (Business School)

Intensive December

23 Nov 2020

Department/School: Business School
Study Mode: Block mode
Census Date: 04 Dec 2020
Unit of study level: Junior
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
Courses that offer this unit

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