MGT590 Global Industry Immersion, examines fundamental international business management, marketing, and finance concepts, tools, and frameworks essential for business success in the global environment. Students will learn how companies manoeuvre the volatile, uncertain, complex and ambiguous (VUCA) environment to achieve organisational efficiency and effectiveness for various stakeholders in the business ecosystem. The module provides students with the opportunity to better understand real-world business practices as they experience, connect, and engage with fellow students, managers, and leaders across different companies from a variety of industries as part of a real-world intensive learning experience. Through comprehensive lectures with a global framework, in-depth and thought-provoking coursework, and industry site visits to companies, students will be able to engage in direct observations of actual business strategies and tactics in local/foreign workplaces. In addition, students will be able to hone their leadership skills as they reflect, critique, and construct their learning experiences for intellectual and professional development.
Credit Units: 5
Presentation Pattern: Every January