This unit is designed for students undertaking an approved postgraduate study tour within the College of Business. Students participate in an organised short-term or long-term study tour that combines formal study with experiential learning in a particular culture and society. Students participate in a series of seminars hosted or organised by agencies, institutions or organisations approved by the College.

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Must have successfully completed at least 4 units.

Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this unit, students will be able to:
  1. Critically analyse cross-cultural business operations to review relevance to other contemporary business situations;  
  2. Contextualise relationships between the micro and macro environment within contemporary of business challenges and opportunities;  
  3. Scope business problems and identify associated business opportunities; and,  
  4. Persuasively advocate recommendations in both written and oral form.  


Assessment type Description Grade
Journal Reflective journal of the study tour 30%
Presentation 20 minutes Pecha Kucha style seminar presentation 20%
Report Final report 50%

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