Skip to content | Change text size

MGC1020 - Organisations: contexts and strategies

6 points, SCA Band 2, 0.125 EFTSL

Undergraduate Faculty of Business and Economics

Leader: Dr Elizabeth Prior Jonson


Clayton First semester 2007 (Day)
Clayton Second semester 2007 (Day)


This unit examines how organisations operate, the context in which they operate, and the factors which determine how managers can operate more effectively. The main topics include: the management function in an organisational context; the impact of external and internal environments; the planning, organising and controlling of organisations; future management trends and business planning.


The learning objectives of this unit are to:


Tutorial participation and preparation: 10%
Individual assignment: 1500 words (15%)+ Individual assignment: 2500 words (25%)
+ Examination 2 hours: 50%

Contact hours

Three hours of class contact