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BUSS4812: Work and Organisational Studies Honours A

2024 unit information

This unit covers advanced research-integrated coursework topics in Work and Organisational Studies regarding contemporary scholarly debates and perspectives relating to theory and its relevance to the research process.

Unit details and rules

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Work and Organisational Studies

Code BUSS4812
Academic unit Work and Organisational Studies
Credit points 6
Prerequisites:
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Students must meet the entry requirements to the Honours program, including completion of a pass undergraduate degree and a major in the specialisation area
Corequisites:
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BUSS4001 and (BUSS4813 or BUSS4013)
Prohibitions:
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None
Assumed knowledge:
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None

At the completion of this unit, you should be able to:

  • LO1. understand different approaches to the development of knowledge relating to work and organisations
  • LO2. critically evaluate underlying concepts, assumptions and limitations of theories about work and organisations
  • LO3. develop coherent arguments and well-founded critiques of theory in work and organisational studies
  • LO4. apply these theories to empirical research and to challenging issues of policy and practice related to work and organisations
  • LO5. present theoretical and abstract ideas and their application to research, policy and practice to other members of the class
  • LO6. conduct research using libraries, online sources, primary sources, archives and other sources of information.

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Session MoA ?  Location Outline ? 
Semester 1 2024
Normal day Camperdown/Darlington, Sydney
Session MoA ?  Location Outline ? 
Semester 1 2020
Normal day Camperdown/Darlington, Sydney
Semester 1 2021
Normal day Camperdown/Darlington, Sydney
Semester 1 2021
Normal day Remote
Semester 1 2022
Normal day Camperdown/Darlington, Sydney
Semester 1 2022
Normal day Remote
Semester 1 2023
Normal day Camperdown/Darlington, Sydney
Semester 1 2023
Normal day Remote

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