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BUSI540 Professional Consulting Engagement

Students work with clients to understand their business and apply course materials to a real business problem. Both the ability to manage the project process and final report are marked.

The BUSI 540 business project is one of the electives and highlights of the Otago MBA programme: a chance to perform on a big stage and gain top-notch networking experience. BUSI 540 is framed as a professional consulting engagement aligned with your career ambition to help you gain access to the right industry, company or professional network.

Paper title Professional Consulting Engagement
Paper code BUSI540
Subject Business Administration
EFTS 0.5000
Points 60 points
Teaching period(s) 1st Non standard period (1 January 2017 - 28 December 2017), 1st Non standard period (1 January 2017 - 31 August 2017), 2nd Non standard period (1 January 2017 - 28 December 2017)
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $8,405.00
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $11,000.00

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Limited to
MBA
Contact
mbainfo@otago.ac.nz
Textbooks
Textbooks are not required for this paper.
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Global perspective, Interdisciplinary perspective, Lifelong learning, Communication, Critical thinking, Cultural understanding, Ethics, Environmental literacy, Information literacy, Research, Self-motivation.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
Learning Outcomes
Students who successfully complete the paper will
  • Demonstrate the ability to add value to a high-profile business
  • Accelerate an existing career or make the transition to a new career
  • Gain a self-defining experience and accomplishment they will long remember
Teaching staff
Susan Steer
Paper Structure
Teaching Arrangements
Course outline
Eligibility

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Timetable

1st Non standard period (1 January 2017 - 28 December 2017)

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught through Distance Learning
Learning management system
Blackboard

1st Non standard period (1 January 2017 - 31 August 2017)

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

2nd Non standard period (1 January 2017 - 28 December 2017)

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

Students work with clients to understand their business and apply course materials to a real business problem. Both the ability to manage the project process and final report are marked.

The BUSI 540 business project is one of the electives and highlights of the Otago MBA programme: a chance to perform on a big stage and gain top-notch networking experience. BUSI 540 is framed as a professional consulting engagement aligned with your career ambition to help you gain access to the right industry, company or professional network.

Paper title Professional Consulting Engagement
Paper code BUSI540
Subject Business Administration
EFTS 0.5000
Points 60 points
Teaching period(s) 1st Non standard period (1 January 2018 - 30 June 2018), 2nd Non standard period (1 June 2018 - 30 December 2018), 3rd Non standard period (1 January 2018 - 30 December 2018)
Domestic Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for 2018 have not yet been set
International Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for international students are elsewhere on this website.

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Limited to
MBA
Eligibility
Contact
mbainfo@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff
Susan Steer
Paper Structure
Teaching Arrangements
Textbooks
Textbooks are not required for this paper.
Course outline
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Global perspective, interdisciplinary perspective, lifelong learning, communication, critical thinking, cultural understanding, ethics, environmental literacy, information literacy, research, self-motivation.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
Learning Outcomes
Students who successfully complete the paper will
  • Demonstrate the ability to add value to a high-profile business
  • Accelerate an existing career or make the transition to a new career
  • Gain a self-defining experience and accomplishment they will long remember

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Timetable

1st Non standard period (1 January 2018 - 30 June 2018)

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

2nd Non standard period (1 June 2018 - 30 December 2018)

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

3rd Non standard period (1 January 2018 - 30 December 2018)

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