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Monash University Handbook 2011 Undergraduate - Unit

6 points, SCA Band 3, 0.125 EFTSL

Refer to the specific census and withdrawal dates for the semester(s) in which this unit is offered.

FacultyFaculty of Business and Economics
OfferedNot offered in 2011
Coordinator(s)Dr Linda McGuire


This unit follows MGC2110 and considers the practical applications of strategic management concepts and theories. Students are required to apply critical thinking and research skills to strategic problem solving in contemporary Australian cases. The emphasis is on analysis and judgement to identify strategic issues, evaluate options and recommend action.


The learning goals associated with this unit are to:

  1. explain the practical implications of different perspectives on strategic management
  2. select and apply a framework and techniques to analyse particular cases
  3. research and select information to analyse particular cases
  4. identify and evaluate strategic issues and recommend actions in particular cases
  5. integrate and effectively communicate analysis in presentations and reports.


Within semester assessment: 40%
Examination (3 hours): 60%

Chief examiner(s)

Dr Linda McGuire

Contact hours

3 hours per week




MGF3401, MGG3401, MGW3401