2013 Unit of Study
The session(s) below are for 2013. For Summer School 2013 unit of study availability please visit the Summer School website (main Summer session January/February 2013).
The University of Sydney session calendar shows exact dates for sessions.
|Offered||Semester 1 and Semester 2a - 1st half|
|Lectures||Semester 1: 1 x 3hr seminar/tutorial per week; Semester 2: Intensive - 6 days 10-5pm.|
|Assessment||Case analysis (40%), Seminar facilitation (5%), Seminar paper (15%), Participation (5%), Final exam (35%)|
|Description||This unit of study provides a critical examination of the concept of \\\'strategy\\\' in the management of organisations beginning with an examination of different approaches to strategy and strategic management and the development of strategic management as an academic discipline. It also provides an understanding of the interplay between the external environment and industry environment and the organisation. It enables students to apply concepts of strategic management to a range of case studies in order to explore the practical application of strategic management models.|