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BUS3003 : Advanced Business Practice (Inactive)

Semesters
Semester 1 Credit Value: 20
Semester 2 Credit Value: 20
ECTS Credits: 20.0

Aims

This module provides a practice-based alternative to the dissertation, consultancy project, and advanced business topics modules.

Drawing on their learning across your programme of study, the module provides you with an opportunity to apply your learning to practical business challenges via an interactive business simulation.

This module aims to provide you with an opportunity to;
1.       evaluate empirical evidence and management information to inform your understanding of classical and contemporary management practice and thought;
2.       appreciate the complexities and constant change in managing commercial organisation in a global context;
3.       develop your leadership skills and appreciate ethical aspects inherent in management decision making.

Outline Of Syllabus

Business Decision-Making
•       Internal, external, competitor and stakeholder analysis
•       Company mission, objectives and targets
•       Risk analysis
•       Problem solving and decision making
•       Communication

Project Management
•       Working as part of a team
•       Defining project scope – quality standards, timescales, budget, people, performance targets
•       Process mapping and task sequencing
•       The role of a project manager

Report Writing
•       Report structure and format

The Reflective Practitioner
•       Reflective practice models
•       Continuous professional development

Teaching Methods

Module leaders are revising this content in light of the Covid 19 restrictions.
Revised and approved detail information will be available by 17 August.

Assessment Methods

Module leaders are revising this content in light of the Covid 19 restrictions.
Revised and approved detail information will be available by 17 August.

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