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Managing People and Organisations - MMGT6004

Year - 2020

This unit introduces students to the management of people and organisational processes, with attention to the international context of management practice. It explores the functions of management and the critical role of effective human resource management and leadership of the business enterprise. Key managerial decisions covered include: understanding and managing individual differences and motivation; effective teamwork; managing diversity in contemporary organisations; managing organisational change and innovation; and different approaches to leadership in contemporary organisations. Students are exposed to insights from the following three business knowledge streams: Organisational Behaviour, Human Resource Management, and Cross-cultural Management.

Classes
4 hours per week

Assessment
final exam (50%), group project (25%), individual assignment (25%)

Additional information
This unit is only available to students enrolled in the Master of Management or Master of Management (CEMS).

Pre-requisites

A minimum of 24 credit points of MMGT or CEMS units

Details

Faculty: Business (Business School)

Semester 1

24 Feb 2020

Department/School: Management Education
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Mar 2020
Unit of study level: Postgraduate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
Faculty: Business (Business School)

Intensive October

21 Sep 2020

Department/School: Management Education
Study Mode: Block mode
Census Date: 09 Oct 2020
Unit of study level: Postgraduate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
Faculty: Business (Business School)

Intensive May

20 Apr 2020

Department/School: Management Education
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 08 May 2020
Unit of study level: Postgraduate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
Faculty: Business (Business School)

Intensive November

19 Oct 2020

Department/School: Management Education
Study Mode: Block mode
Census Date: 13 Nov 2020
Unit of study level: Postgraduate
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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