units

BEX3450

Faculty of Business and Economics

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This unit entry is for students who completed this unit in 2016 only. For students planning to study the unit, please refer to the unit indexes in the the current edition of the Handbook. If you have any queries contact the managing faculty for your course or area of study.

12 points, SCA Band 3, 0.250 EFTSL

Undergraduate - Unit

Refer to the specific census and withdrawal dates for the semester(s) in which this unit is offered.

Faculty

Business and Economics

Coordinator(s)

Dr Ian Walker

Offered

Berwick

  • First semester 2016 (Day)
  • Second semester 2016 (Day)
  • Summer semester A 2016 (Day)
  • Summer semester B 2016 (Day)

Caulfield

  • First semester 2016 (Day)
  • Second semester 2016 (Day)
  • Summer semester A 2016 (Day)
  • Summer semester B 2016 (Day)

Clayton

  • First semester 2016 (Day)
  • Second semester 2016 (Day)
  • Summer semester A 2016 (Day)
  • Summer semester B 2016 (Day)

Peninsula

  • First semester 2016 (Day)
  • Second semester 2016 (Day)
  • Summer semester A 2016 (Day)
  • Summer semester B 2016 (Day)

City (Melbourne)

  • Trimester A 2016 (Day)
  • Trimester B 2016 (Day)
  • Trimester C 2016 (Day)

Synopsis

This unit is designed to enable students undertaking undergraduate degrees in business and economics to undertake an individual research project in the general area of business.

Outcomes

The learning goals associated with this unit are to:

  1. compare and contrast theory and practice
  2. apply theory to practice in a supervised environment
  3. evaluate personal learning and personal development in a complex business environment
  4. develop insight into how they have managed their role and fitted into the organisation
  5. analyse complex business problems
  6. prepare and present innovative solutions.

Assessment

Within semester assessment: 100%

Workload requirements

Minimum total expected workload to achieve the learning outcomes for this unit is 288 hours per semester comprising an industry based formal placement. The formal placement may include independent study and associated readings, assessment and preparation for scheduled activities. The unit requires on average six/eight hours of scheduled activities per week.

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Chief examiner(s)

Prerequisites

Students must have completed 96 credit points and achieved a credit average before completing this unit.