Strategic Management

Mahidol University

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Strategic Management

  • Host University

    Mahidol University

  • Location

    Bangkok, Thailand

  • Area of Study

    Business

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Prerequisites

    This is a senior year subject. Normally students will need to have completed all the business core courses.

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Upper

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    Hours & Credits

  • Host University Units

    4
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    3
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    0
  • Overview

    Course Description:

    1. To show the importance of both domestic and international companies achieving strategic competitiveness in order to survive.
    2. To explain how to choose appropriate business policies using the strategic management process.
    3. To understand why strategic management is critical to an organization’s success and future.
    4. To examine the context of globalization and why achieving success in the world-wide competitive landscape require specific capabilities without which an organization will stagnate.
    5. To improve the research, innovativeness, and the thinking ability of students by involvement as working teams in the analysis of major “real-life” business case studies.

    Learning Objectives:

    1. To understand the importance of strategic management to survival and success to domestic and international business,
    2. To examine environmental opportunities and constraints based on firm’s strengths and weaknesses.
    3. To be able to integrate appropriate business policies into meaningful corporate, functional, and business strategies.

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Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

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