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MGT B399

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MANAGEMENT POLICY AND STRATEGY

MGT B399

More information: Course Guide

MANAGEMENT POLICY AND STRATEGY

Course Start Date
Aut 2022
Course Level
Higher
Length in Terms
1 terms
Credits
5
Language
English
Fees ($) (including lab fees)
6,600
Future Terms
Aut 23


This course may be included in the list of reimbursable courses under the Continuing Education Fund. Click HERE for details of eligibility.
Quota and Schedule
This course may be included in the list of reimbursable courses under the Continuing Education Fund. Click HERE for details of eligibility.
Course Start Date
Course LevelLength in TermsCredits
Language
Fees ($) (including lab fees)
Future Terms
Aut 2022
Higher1 terms5
English
6,600
Aut 23

Course Coordinator:

Hau Wing-hong, MSc (PolyU); MSc (HKU); PGDFA (HKU); CMILT

Course Developers:

Dr Yeung Ping-kwong, HKMU; Roy Chik Kwok-on, Consultant

The School will only accept enrolment for MGT B399 by (i) students of the following distance learning (DL) programmes: BBAACT / BBAACT1 / BBACA / BBACA1 / BBAHACT / BBAHACT1 / BBAHCA / BBAHCA1, or (ii) students who are approved to retake the DL course for the following face-to-face programmes: BBACAF / BBAHATJ / BBAHCGJ / BBAHPAJ. If students are studying in a programme other than the ones listed above (with original requirements including MGT B399/MGT B399F) and they haven’t completed MGT B399 / MGT B399F / MGT B399X, please enrol for MGT B398/MGT B398F instead of MGT B399/MGT B399F.

本學院只會接受下列同學註冊MGT B399的申請:(i) 修讀遙距課程:BBAACT / BBAACT1 / BBACA / BBACA1 / BBAHACT / BBAHACT1 / BBAHCA / BBAHCA1,(ii) 獲批准重讀以完成相關面授課程:BBACAF / BBAHATJ / BBAHCGJ / BBAHPAJ。  假如同學並非修讀上述課程(而課程要求包含MGT B399/MGT B399F),以及同學尚未完成MGT B399/MGT B399F/MGT B399X,請報讀MGT B398/MGT B398F以取代MGT B399/MGT B399F。

Advisory prerequisite(s)

You are advised to have completed at least 60 credits in courses of the Lee Shau Kee School of Business and Administration.

Aims

This course aims to enhance students’ ability to view business as an integrated whole. It provides students with an understanding of the factors that contribute to the long-term performance of a business, and introduces tools and frameworks for strategic analysis and management. The course also helps students to better comprehend the ways that business entities can develop and maintain competitive advantages.

Contents

The course covers the following topics:

  • Overview of strategic management
  • Strategic analysis
  • Strategy formulation
  • Strategy implementation and control
  • International aspects of strategic management

Learning support

There will be six two-hour tutorials.

Assessment

There are two assignments and one examination. Students must use word processing software (such as Microsoft Word) to prepare the assignments, and submit the assignments via the Online Learning Environment (OLE).

Set book(s)

Barney, J B and Hesterly, W S (2019) Strategic Management and Competitive Advantage: Concepts and Cases, 6th edn, Global edn, Pearson.