BEPP796 Special Topic

Credit Points 6
Offering
Responsible Campus Teaching Period Mode of Study
Armidale Trimester 1 Off Campus
Armidale Trimester 2 Off Campus
Armidale Trimester 3 Off Campus
Intensive School(s) None
Supervised Exam There is no UNE Supervised Examination.
Pre-requisites permission of head of school and candidature in GradCertHRM or GradCertMgt or GradDipMgt or MBA or MCom or MIntBus or MLead or MODSHRM or MStratOrgDev
Co-requisites None
Restrictions AFM585 or AFM586 or AFM588 or AFM589 or EBUS585 or GSB797 or MM401 or MM415 or MM425 or MM501 or MM515 or MM525 or MBA797
Notes

This is a reading unit and can also be used to complete certain units out of sequence where approved.

Combined Units None
Coordinator(s) To be advised
Unit Description

This unit has been included to facilitate further private study by the student in an area of particular interest.

Materials No text required
Disclaimer Unit information may be subject to change prior to commencement of the teaching period.
Assessment
Title Exam Length Weight Mode No. Words
Assignment 1 100% 7500
Assessment Notes

Assessment tasks will be negotiated with supervisor

Relates to Learning Outcomes (LO) and Graduate Attributes (GA)

LO: 1-3 GA: 1, 2, 4, 6


Learning Outcomes (LO) Upon completion of this unit, students will be able to:
  1. pursue specialised and independent study relevant to one of the following disciplines: management, economics, accounting and finance;
  2. provide evidence of having further developed essay writing skills; and
  3. demonstrate the ability to understand and analyse the principal themes within the area of study.

Graduate Attributes (GA)
Attribute Taught Assessed Practised
1
Knowledge of a Discipline

Students will deepen their knowledge of the discipline through the in-depth study in the area of their specialisation. Knowledge of discipline is practised and assessed in the assessment task(s).

True True True
2
Communication Skills

Students will be assessed on the style of writing, clarity of writing, expression, and development of ideas, and referencing. Students will practise their communication skills through completing the assessment task(s) (written through essay(s)).

True True
4
Information Literacy

Students are required to develop research skills in collecting and evaluating data, including the skills to assess the utility of information, identify the most useful sources of information and critically examine those sources. Information literacy skills are practised and assessed in the assessment task(s).

True True
6
Problem Solving

Students are required to develop and practise research skills in collecting and evaluating data, including the skills to assess the utility of information, identify the most useful sources of information and critically examine those sources. Problem-solving skills are assessed in the assessment tasks.

True True