Course Outline: MANT217 - Semester 1 2017 (PDF, 304KB)
A brief analysis of the general features of the international management environment, including social, political, economic and technological contexts, leading to an ability to understand a range of international settings and begin to manage successfully internationally. The Pacific Rim and New Zealand’s main trading partnerships will be emphasised.
|Paper title||International Management|
|Teaching period||First Semester|
|Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD)||$829.65|
|International Tuition Fees (NZD)||$3,993.30|
- (BSNS 105 or MANT 101) and 18 further points from Commerce Schedule C
- Schedule C
- More information link
- View more information on the Department of Management's website
- Teaching staff
- Coordinator: Virginia Cathro
- Teaching Arrangements
- Lectures and tutorials.
There are terms requirements for this paper.
- Essential text: Cavusigl, Knight, Riesenberger, Rammal & Rose (2015). International Business: The New Realities. Pearson Education.
- Course outline
- View the course outline MANT 217
- Graduate Attributes Emphasised
- Global perspective, Lifelong learning, Cultural understanding, Self-motivation, Teamwork.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
- Learning Outcomes
- International management is the leadership of integration of functional business areas
within an international environment. The overall function of the various internal
assessments is formative (targeted at learning) rather than summative (for grading
The prescription of a mixture of didactic and case methods will ensure that students develop problem-solving skills that will become features of their life-long learning.
Given that this is a second-year paper, it is expected that you will be in large part responsible for your own learning. Giving and receiving constructive feedback is an essential part of formative learning and being a manager. Hence it is considered important in this classroom.