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Business Education

Business Education develops and delivers curriculum, as well as student, academic, and administrative support initiatives for undergraduate and postgraduate Commerce programs offered by The University of Sydney Business School.

While Business Education has a 'whole of School' focus, it works closely with Disciplinary experts in both teaching and research. Comprising a diverse team of academic and administrative professionals drawn from within the Business School and directly from industry, Business Education's organisational structure mirrors a discipline but the breadth of its service offerings is designed to be multi-disciplinary.

The scope of Business Education's work includes:

  • Development and delivery of the BUSS-coded Core Units of Study for both undergraduate and postgraduate Commerce programs.
  • Development and delivery of compulsory program-wide capstone units in the undergraduate and postgraduate Commerce programs and carriage of program-level assurance of learning in these units.
  • Coordination of the Units of Study for the Business School's Industry Placement Program (IPP) and Community Placement Program (CPP).
  • Provision of student support and academic literary programs to all students in the Business School.
  • Coordination and Management of 2 student support programs, Peer Assisted Study Session (PASS) and Maths in Business (MIB)
  • Bi-annual orientation for all commencing undergraduate and postgraduate students at the Business School. Business School Orientation
  • Development of on-line Study, Research, and Writing materials.
  • Provision of the Student Guide, a compendium of School-wide student resources designed to assist students' access to the various resources afforded to them within the School.

News

  • The business case for medicinal cannabis 27 Apr 2016

    Radio New Zealand, International Business Times

    Staff Member: Michael Katz

    Radio New Zealand and International Business Times (AU) quoted Dr Michael Katz about his research on the economic impact of legalising medicinal cannabinoids.

  • Legally green goldmine 02 Apr 2016

    Northern Daily Leader

    Staff Member: Michael Katz

    Michael Katz was quoted in the Northern Daily Leader about research suggesting that medicinal cannabis could be a $100 million dollar industry in Australia.

  • Study estimates Aussies will consume 8,000 kg of medical marijuana in 1st year of legalisation 30 Mar 2016

    International Business Times

    Staff Member: Michael Katz

    International Business Times (US) reported on a study by Associate Lecturer Michael Katz about the potential for medical marijuana to be a $100 million industry in Australia.