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Unit Summary

Unit type

UG Coursework Unit

Credit points

12

AQF level

7

Level of learning

Introductory

Unit aim

This unit introduces students to the existence of other ways of thinking and being outside their own experience of the world through their culture, environment, and politics. By utilising teaching and learning techniques of collaboration, curiosity, negotiation, communication, and critical thinking, students will work together to explore, understand, and reconsider the global business world in which we transact.

 

Unit content

  1. Cultural norms and awareness
  2. Different national and cultural business systems
  3. Global sustainability systems
  4. Global economics
  5. Global geo-political influences on businesses
  6. Negotiation

 

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.

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On completion of this unit, students should be able to: GA1 GA2 GA3 GA4 GA5 GA6 GA7
1 Discover new perspectives on global business systems.
2 Demonstrate an understanding of critical appraisal and self-reflection.
3 Work collaboratively in groups to solve project-based problems.

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

  1. Discover new perspectives on global business systems.
    • GA4:
  2. Demonstrate an understanding of critical appraisal and self-reflection.
    • GA3:
  3. Work collaboratively in groups to solve project-based problems.
    • GA6: