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Unit Summary

Unit type

UG Coursework Unit

Credit points

12

AQF level

7

Level of learning

Intermediate

Unit aim

Explores the exciting new casinos of the Asia/Pacific region and focuses on the skills needed to become an international gaming manager. The core components of technology, surveillance and cash control are delivered in a mix of facilitative and self-directed learning to promote an understanding of the fundamental issues in gaming management.

Unit content

The unit is divided into seven topics. These are:
Topic 1 Gambling markets and regulation
Topic 2 Gaming room design.
Topic 3 Financial controls and ancillary gaming technologies
Topic 4 Marketing strategies
Topic 5 Gaming mathematics
Topic 6 Security and surveillance in gambling
Topic 7 Cash control and financial management

Learning outcomes

Unit Learning Outcomes express learning achievement in terms of what a student should know, understand and be able to do on completion of a unit. These outcomes are aligned with the graduate attributes. The unit learning outcomes and graduate attributes are also the basis of evaluating prior learning.

GA1: , GA2: , GA3: , GA4: , GA5: , GA6: , GA7:
On completion of this unit, students should be able to: GA1 GA2 GA3 GA4 GA5 GA6 GA7
1 recall essential gaming and hospitality management information
2 compare and contrast different technologies for effective gaming management
3 identify how cultural issues affect the management of gambling venues.

On completion of this unit, students should be able to:

  1. recall essential gaming and hospitality management information
    • GA4:
  2. compare and contrast different technologies for effective gaming management
    • GA4:
  3. identify how cultural issues affect the management of gambling venues.
    • GA7:

Prescribed texts

  • No prescribed texts.
Prescribed texts may change in future teaching periods.