Issues and Crisis Management
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Students who successfully complete the paper should be able to:
Students should be able to monitor and investigate real world business issues and situations and, through effective analysis and application of theory, know how to identify and respond to a range of organisational issues.
Students should be able to exercise independent judgement and initiative in adapting and applying knowledge and skills for effective planning, problem solving and decision making in diverse contexts.Linked to the following assessments:
Social, ethical and global understanding
Students should demonstrate and apply knowledge of ethical principles and practices in analysing and responding to organisational issues in national and international contexts.Linked to the following assessments:
The internal assessment/exam ratio (as stated in the University Calendar) is 100:0. There is no final exam. The final exam makes up 0% of the overall mark.
The internal assessment/exam ratio (as stated in the University Calendar) is 100:0 or 0:0, whichever is more favourable for the student. The final exam makes up either 0% or 0% of the overall mark.
Error: Assessment components must add up to 100%
At least one Assessment Component needs to be entered
|Component Description||Due Date||Time||Percentage of overall mark||Submission Method||Compulsory|
|1. Research report||
19 Aug 2019
|2. Group case analysis and presentation||
10 Oct 2019
|3. Issue brief (written report/document)||
14 Oct 2019
Required and Recommended Readings*
The prescribed text for this course is:
Jaques, T. (2014). Issues and crisis management: Exploring issues, crises, risk and reputation. Victoria, Oxford University Press.
This text is available as an e-book. Details of this and of other readings are provided via Moodle.
Linkages to Other Papers*
Restricted papers: MCOM334 and MCOM434