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.

Subject Outlines
Current CSU students can view Subject Outlines for recent sessions. Please note that Subject Outlines and assessment tasks are updated each session.

No offerings have been identified for this subject in 2018.

Where differences exist between the Handbook and the SAL, the SAL should be taken as containing the correct subject offering details.

Subject Information

Grading System



One session


School 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 lifelong 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


This 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


Current Students

For any enquiries about subject selection or course structure please contact Student Central or or phone on 1800 275 278.

Prospective Students

For further information about Charles Sturt University, or this course offering, please contact info.csu on 1800 275 278 (free call within Australia) or enquire online.

The information contained in the 2018 CSU Handbook was accurate at the date of publication: August 2018. The University reserves the right to vary the information at any time without notice.