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Unit of Study HRMT2001 Understanding the Business Environment (2024)

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On completion of this unit, students should be able to:

demonstrate understanding of the evolution of management and the changing world of management

identify the individual, organisational and societal factors shaping the national, international and global environments in which businesses operate

recognise the organising framework for ethical behaviour in business including social responsibility, sustainability and corporate governance

discuss the innovative management competencies needed to deal with today’s turbulent business environment, including issues of globalisation, diversity and rapid change.

Teaching and assessment

Teaching method
Workshop 1 hour (Weekly)
Tutorial 2 hours (Weekly)
Assessment
Discussion board30%
Presentation20%
Report50%

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