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BUS202 International Engagement (0)

Abstract

This subject offers students the opportunity to engage in a real life international project. Students will work with a business that is either operating or has the potential to operate internationally. They will complete a project on some aspect of the business's international operations. The students will further develop their problem solving skills as they undertake independent projects that link theory and practice. This will contribute to students' understanding of international operations in a given context.

+ Subject Availability Modes and Location

Session 1
OnlineBathurst Campus
Session 2
OnlineBathurst Campus
Session 3
OnlineBathurst Campus
Continuing students should consult the SAL for current offering details: BUS202
Where differences exist between the Handbook and the SAL, the SAL should be taken as containing the correct subject offering details.

Subject information

Duration Grading System School:
One sessionSY/USSchool of Accounting and Finance

Enrolment restrictions

Enrolment is restricted to students participating in International Short-term Program.  Not available to students who have completed BUS201.
Prerequisite(s)Incompatible subject(s)Related subject(s)
BUS200BUS201 BUS201 Is the equivalent zero point subject.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this subject, students should:
  • be able to understand and critically evaluate the operations of real life international projects of organisations using a process model that takes into account a long-term perspective;
  • be able to explain and critically analyse different aspects of international projects in culturally diversified environments;
  • be able to identify and construct strategies that improve an international business;
  • be able to identify the real life challenges while managing international projects and manage them efficiently;
  • be able to review how to plan and implement outcome-oriented international projects.

Syllabus

The subject will cover the following topics:
  • An international case study will be examined from several perspectives;
  • A model to guide students in their study of a current international business.

Specialised Resources

Enrolment in this subject is restricted to students participating in Short-term International Programs which involve international travel of 2 to 4 weeks at their own expense.

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The information contained in the 2018 CSU Handbook was accurate at the date of publication: 20 October 2017. The University reserves the right to vary the information at any time without notice.