Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2016.
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This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2016:July, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Students are required to undertake 30 hours of reading during the pre-teaching period. Reading material will be available via reading packs.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 30 |
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Enrolment in the MC-BAEV program
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For the purposes of considering request for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Student Support and Engagement Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Overview, Learning Outcomes, Assessment and Generic Skills sections of this entry.
It is University policy to take all reasonable steps to minimise the impact of disability upon academic study, and reasonable adjustments will be made to enhance a student's participation in the University's programs. Students who feel their disability may impact on meeting the requirements of this subject are encouraged to discuss this matter with a Faculty Student Adviser and Student Equity and Disability Support: http://services.unimelb.edu.au/disability
EMBA Office at Melbourne Business School
Industry Studies in America (ISAm) is a 7-day field study subject based in the United States of America. This subject leverages multiple topics covered in prior subjects to analyse and understand American business models and success factors relative to other global approaches and experiences. ISAm involves a series of lectures and seminars at a partner business school, field visits to US businesses and public institutions (e.g. high-technology companies, venture capital organisations, innovation incubation units) and comparative analyses of American and other business models.
On completing the subject students should:
Class participation (attendance at lectures, peer and instructor evaluation of contribution to class learning) 10%
Syndicate Report (equivalent to individual 1200 word assessment) 20%
Syndicate Presentation (hurdle requirement; 20 minutes; equivalent to individual 1200 word assessment) 40%
Individual personal reflective assignment (2000 words) 30%
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This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
This subject is only available to students enrolled in the MC-BAEV program
Master of Business Administration |
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