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The Future of Business - MMGT6688

Year - 2020

This unit introduces students to a range of analytical tools and skills to understand, unpack, evaluate and influence the future of business. A range of megatrends, issues, crisis and concerns (such as digitisation and technology, resource scarcity, demographic change and smart cities) confronting both the public and private sectors are examined and the ways in which they can be addressed are explored. The unit of study has two main purposes: (1) to build problem-solving skills which allow students to think creatively about the future needs of stakeholders and (2) develop students' ability to work efficiently in a team environment. The unit provides a variety of learning experiences through which students get to practice these skills in digital space and reflect on their experiences. This unit is only available to students enrolled in the Master of Management programs.

Classes
10 weeks x 3 hour seminar/workshop. company panels, company visits and studio times (approx. 8-10 hours).

Assessment
question and justification (15%); individual reflection (25%); class participation (10%); artefact (25%); summary report (25%)

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

Prohibitions

MMGT6100

Details

Faculty: Business (Business School)

Intensive May

20 Apr 2020

Department/School: Management Education
Study Mode: Block mode
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 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
Courses that offer this unit

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