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BSNS401 The Environment of Business and Economics

Provides exposure to multi-cultural and international influences on business and global economics, including communications, governance, accountability and ethics. Designed to develop skills for graduates working in all international environments.

Paper title The Environment of Business and Economics
Paper code BSNS401
Subject Business Studies
EFTS 0.1667
Points 20 points
Teaching period Full Year
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $1,286.42
International Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for international students are elsewhere on this website.

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Limited to
MAcct, MBusDataSc, MFinc, MIntBus, MProfAcct, MSusBus
Course outline
View the course outline for BSNS 401
Contact
business@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff
To be advised
Textbooks
To be advised
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Global perspective, Interdisciplinary perspective, Lifelong learning, Scholarship, Communication, Critical thinking, Cultural understanding, Ethics, Information literacy, Research, Self-motivation, Teamwork.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
Learning Outcomes
  • Develop an appreciation of ethics from multicultural perspectives and, also, within an international business environment
  • Understand and demonstrate the frameworks and structures of conducting business in a number of cultural contexts from around the world
  • Appreciate the nature of financial reporting and accountability across different countries and be able to provide critical reflection on these topics
  • Strengthen abilities to communicate effectively in a multicultural business environment, including an appreciation of various business-related disciplines
  • Develop a research plan that incorporates the learning objectives, as listed above, to apply appropriate methods to an investigation and to summarise and communicate the results

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Timetable

Full Year

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system
Blackboard

Lecture

Stream Days Times Weeks
Attend
L1 Monday 13:00-13:50 9-15, 17-22

Seminar

Stream Days Times Weeks
Attend
A1 Thursday 08:00-09:50 9-15, 17-22

Provides exposure to multi-cultural and international influences on business and global economics, including communications, governance, accountability and ethics. Designed to develop skills for graduates working in all international environments.

Paper title The Environment of Business and Economics
Paper code BSNS401
Subject Business Studies
EFTS 0.1667
Points 20 points
Teaching period First Semester
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $1,312.10
International Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for international students are elsewhere on this website.

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Limited to
BCom(Hons), MBusDataSc, MFinc, MIntBus, MProfAcct, MSusBus
Notes
For BCom(Hons) students, this paper is intended only for those studying Accounting.
Course outline
View the course outline for BSNS 401
Contact
business@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff
To be advised
Textbooks
To be advised
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Global perspective, Interdisciplinary perspective, Lifelong learning, Scholarship, Communication, Critical thinking, Cultural understanding, Ethics, Information literacy, Research, Self-motivation, Teamwork.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
Learning Outcomes
  • Develop an appreciation of ethics from multicultural perspectives and, also, within an international business environment
  • Understand and demonstrate the frameworks and structures of conducting business in a number of cultural contexts from around the world
  • Appreciate the nature of financial reporting and accountability across different countries and be able to provide critical reflection on these topics
  • Strengthen abilities to communicate effectively in a multicultural business environment, including an appreciation of various business-related disciplines
  • Develop a research plan that incorporates the learning objectives, as listed above, to apply appropriate methods to an investigation and to summarise and communicate the results

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Timetable

First Semester

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system
Blackboard

Lecture

Stream Days Times Weeks
Attend
L1 Monday 13:00-13:50 9-13, 15-22

Seminar

Stream Days Times Weeks
Attend
A1 Tuesday 14:00-15:50 9-13, 15-22