An investigation of a business problem (real or simulated), backed by appropriate applied and academic literature.
|Paper title||Applied Project|
|Teaching period(s)||1st Non standard period (27 February 2023 - 23 February 2024)
3rd Non standard period (16 January 2023 - 13 January 2024) (Distance learning)
4th Non standard period (3 July 2023 - 28 June 2024) (Distance learning)
|Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD)||$2,327.10|
|International Tuition Fees||Tuition Fees for international students are elsewhere on this website.|
- Limited to
- The N3 and N4 distance occurrences of this paper are only available to students enrolled in the MSusBus programme.
Enrolments for the N3 and N4 occurrence of this paper require departmental permission.
- Teaching staff
N1 - MSusBus Director: Associate Professor Sara Walton
Distance learning co-ordinators: Dr Joe Cooper or MBA Manager
- Teaching Arrangements
The Distance learning offering of this paper is taught remotely.
- Textbooks are not required for this paper.
- Graduate Attributes Emphasised
- Global perspective, Interdisciplinary perspective, Lifelong learning, Scholarship,
Communication, Critical thinking, Cultural understanding, Ethics, Information literacy,
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- Learning Outcomes
Students who successfully complete the paper will:
- Plan and conduct an independent (applied) project that will be relevant and useful to the chosen business context
- Apply critical thinking skills and interdisciplinary approaches to an in-depth analysis of the chosen business problem
- Demonstrate problem-solving abilities in a multicultural global business environment
- Work independently to produce a report with a high level of communication skills (verbal and written)