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SIEN5001: Foundation in Strategy, Innovation and Mgmt

2024 unit information

This unit introduces students to essential knowledge, frameworks and tools to manage strategically and innovatively. The unit begins by providing students with a mindsets framework for managing responsibly and sustainably. The core concepts and central frameworks of strategic management are introduced and applied to current case studies. Students are then introduced to the complexity of innovation processes and models for assessing and maximising value for innovation. The concepts and frameworks from across the unit are then brought together as students explore the challenges of managing ethically and responsibly in complex environments.

Unit details and rules

Managing faculty or University school:

Strategy, Innovation and Entrepreneurship

Code SIEN5001
Academic unit Strategy, Innovation and Entrepreneurship
Credit points 6
Prerequisites:
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None
Corequisites:
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None
Prohibitions:
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IBUS5002 or WORK6002
Assumed knowledge:
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None

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

  • LO1. Evaluate and synthesise advanced disciplinary frameworks and principles in a range of complex business contexts.
  • LO2. Communicate persuasively and professionally to diverse stakeholder groups via the appropriate communication and presentation approach suitable to differing business contexts.
  • LO3. Evaluate new opportunities and ideas in ambiguous business contexts, using innovative and creative strategies.
  • LO4. Collaborate effectively with others from diverse backgrounds and integrate social and cultural perspectives in decision making.
  • LO5. Apply inter- and multi-disciplinary perspectives to effectively respond to changing and complex business environments.
  • LO6. Integrate ethical perspectives with personal and professional values in decision making.

Unit availability

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Session MoA ?  Location Outline ? 
Semester 1 2024
Normal day Camperdown/Darlington, Sydney
Semester 2 2024
Normal day Camperdown/Darlington, Sydney
Outline unavailable
Session MoA ?  Location Outline ? 
Semester 1 2021
Normal evening Camperdown/Darlington, Sydney
Semester 1 2021
Normal evening Remote
Semester 2 2021
Normal day Remote
Semester 1 2022
Normal day Camperdown/Darlington, Sydney
Semester 1 2022
Normal day Remote
Semester 2 2022
Normal day Camperdown/Darlington, Sydney
Semester 2 2022
Normal day Remote
Semester 1 2023
Normal day Camperdown/Darlington, Sydney
Semester 1 2023
Normal day Remote
Semester 2 2023
Normal day Camperdown/Darlington, Sydney

Modes of attendance (MoA)

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