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CMBA503 Organisational Leadership

The fundamental principles of transformational leadership, the impact of perception and motivation on individual and group performance, and how attitudes can impact on work experience and organisational performance.

This paper covers contemporary leadership and organisational behaviour theories and how they are applied in real situations.

Paper title Organisational Leadership
Paper code CMBA503
Subject Business Administration
EFTS 0.125
Points 15 points
Teaching period 1st Non standard period (1 May 2023 - 11 June 2023) (Distance learning)
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $2,355.75
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BMBA 503
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Only available to students enrolled in the Chinese Language version of the MBA.
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Textbooks are not required for this paper.

Graduate Attributes Emphasised

Global perspective, interdisciplinary perspective, lifelong learning, communication, critical thinking, cultural understanding, ethics, information literacy, teamwork.
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Learning Outcomes

On successfully completing the paper you will have gained a robust understanding of the following:

  • Effective group leadership
  • The impact of personality on individual performance
  • Leading and implementing change
  • Leadership and changing work practices and processes
  • Building career capital
  • International careers and senior management career trajectories

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1st Non standard period (1 May 2023 - 11 June 2023)

Teaching method
This paper is taught through Distance Learning
Learning management system