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AGR589 Advanced Applied Management (8)


In this capstone subject students are required to work individually or in small groups to resolve complex sustainable management issues by developing and analysing a multifaceted case study that includes multiple solutions. The case study will evidence an integration of knowledge gained from previous postgraduate studies.

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Subject information

Duration Grading System School:
One sessionHD/FLSchool of Rural Management

Enrolment restrictions

Completion of Undergraduate degree

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this subject, students should:
Be able to integrate business, production and environmental knowledge across various discipline boundaries to develop sustainable business solutions
Be able to create evolving organisational structures that are stakeholder driven and seek continuous quality improvement, while maintaining motivation, cooperation and commitment of all relevant parties
Be able to implement life-long learning practices that require interaction with colleagues, their employees and other key stakeholders
Be able to prepare an integrated strategic directions report for a case study business or organisation


The subject will cover the following topics:
industry and business analysis in the context of sustainability sustainable strategic management sustainable strategic advantage analysis strategic analysis and choice strategy development and implementation evaluating sustainable strategic management


The information contained in the 2016 CSU Handbook was accurate at the date of publication: 06 September 2016. The University reserves the right to vary the information at any time without notice.