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In Comparative Management, offered by Griffith University through Open Universities Australia, students will take a closer look at management in an international context. The unit considers management functions and managerial skills, including similarities and differences between domestic and international practices.
This online unit will begin with an introduction to globalisation and look at the political, legal and technical environments of businesses. A large component will compare the strengths and weaknesses of different international practices, and address how to work effectively across cultures.
Students will be required to work in small groups and complete an oral presentation as part of one assessment task.
There are no prerequisites for this unit; anyone can apply. It’s assumed that you will have an introductory understanding of comparative management.
In this Comparative Management unit, the topics you will study include:
This unit is a core requirement in the following courses:
This unit is part of a major, minor or specialisation in the following courses:
Content may also be relevant to other courses, and could qualify you for Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) for a course offered by another institution.
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The global marketplace is highly competitive, and a keen understanding of management across cultures will equip you for a lucrative career in business law or corporate management.
Understanding how management works in an international context will give you the skills to problem solve and manage taking into account different models, practices and cultural perspectives.
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If you are an Australian citizen, you may be eligible to receive a government FEE-HELP or HECS-HELP loan, meaning you can defer payment of your fees.
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This course can be paid for through the HECS-HELP or FEE-HELP government loan schemes. If you are an Australian citizen or hold a permanent humanitarian visa, this means you don’t need to pay upfront.
Instead, the Australian government will pay your course fees on your behalf. You’ll begin repaying your loan through the tax system once you start earning more than the minimum threshold of $54,869 (2016-17 income year).Find out more about government study loans here.
Want more information about the career benefits of this course?
Fill out the enquiry form to the right and a study consultant will contact you with the details you need.