Global Business Management
This course focuses on the management of international business organisations, comprising both equity (wholly-owned and JV) and non-equity business organisations (strategic alliances). The course is organised around theories and approaches to international management. Major topics include the organization and management of multinational corporations (MNCs) as the leading type of international business organisation; MNC headquarter-subsidiary relationships; the organization and management of business networks; MNCs as learning organisations; and critical perspectives on international businesses. Functional areas of management are examined in their international contexts, including international human resources management; international operations and supply chain management and international marketing.
|Faculty||Faculty of Business and Law|
|School||Newcastle Business School|
Trimester 2 - 2014
(Sydney Bathurst Street)
Trimester 3 - 2014 (Newcastle City Precinct)
On successful completion of this course students will be able to:
This course includes the following topics – * Theories of management of international business organizations, especially MNCs * Headquarter subsidiary relationships and subsidiary roles.
|Replacing Course(s)||This course replaces GSBS6482 The Multinational Corporation.|
|Transition||This course is not available to students who have completed GSBS6482 The Multinational Corporation. Global Business Management will be offered as an equivalent course to The Multinational Corporation (GSBS6482) for continuing students.|
|Assumed Knowledge||There is no assumed knowledge for this course.|
|Modes of Delivery||Internal Mode
|Compulsory Components||None listed|
|Course Materials||None listed|
|Timetable||2014 Course Timetables for GSBS6008|