Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2011.
|Dates & Locations:|| |
This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2011:Semester 1, Hawthorn - Taught on campus.
Semester 2, Hawthorn - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 40 hours face-to-face delivery |
Total Time Commitment:
Estimated total time commitment of 160 hours.
|Prerequisites:|| Course prerequisistes |
Study Period Commencement:
Semester 1, Semester 2
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||None|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||None|
|Core Participation Requirements:||For the purposes of considering requests for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Students Experiencing Academic Disadvantage Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Description, Subject Objectives, Generic Skills and Assessment Requirements of this entry. |
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ContactMelbourne Consulting and Custom Programs
Level 3, 442 Auburn Rd
Phone: 9810 3300
Please note: this subject is currently closed and MCCP is not accepting enrolments. The last intake into this subject was Sem 2, 2010.
This subject provides a body of knowledge on strategic management in complex freight networks. This includes an understanding and ability;
|Objectives:||The course seeks to provide managers and specialists operating in integrated freight systems and freight networks with the background and analytical skills to develop insights into strategy formulation and implementation. It seeks to provide an understanding of; |
• The techniques involved in strategic analysis
• The principles for defining strategic options for third party service providers
• The evaluation of strategic options
• The basis of strategic positioning in integrated freight systems
• The implications of public sector and regulatory policies on the firm’s strategies
Seminar presentation – written report (600 words) - 10 percent
|Recommended Texts:||Students are provided a full reading pack and subject guide.|
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
|Links to further information:||www.mccp.unimelb.edu.au|
Graduate Certificate in Integrated Freight Systems Management |
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