Business in Asia

University of Melbourne

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Business in Asia

  • Host University

    University of Melbourne

  • Location

    Melbourne, Australia

  • Area of Study

    International Business

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Prerequisites

    Pre-Req/Co-Req:
    Any subject listed in the Asian studies program offered by the Faculty of Arts
    or
    one of the following:
    MGMT20006 Managing the Multinational
    MGMT20001 Organisational Behaviour
    IBUS20002 Business in the Global Economy

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Upper

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    Hours & Credits

  • Credit Points

    12.5
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    3 - 4
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    4 - 6
  • Overview

    Asia is a diverse and complex region. The subject investigates the key elements and dynamics of the changing business environment in Asian countries. Particular attention is paid to the relationship between the economy, business and domestic politics and to the impact of international trends. Topics will include industrialisation and trade, labour force, industrial relations and education, financial liberalisation and foreign investment, urbanisation and The middle class, entrepreneurship, the development state, culture and business environment, corporate governance and the Australian relationship with Asia.

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.