040020 KU Business Strategy (MA) (2016W)
Bachelors degree in business, admission to the Master's programmeAttendance:
Attendance is mandatory. You can miss one out of five sessions without losing points, you will lose all participation marks if you miss two sessions and you will automatically fail the class if you miss more than two sessions.Note: while we seek to maintain course descriptions on these course catalogue pages as updated as possible, kindly note that legally binding information on our classes will ultimately be published on our websites (see http://strategy.univie.ac.at/information-for-students/ for details)
- Registration is open from Mo 12.09.2016 09:00 to Th 22.09.2016 14:00
- Deregistration possible until Fr 14.10.2016 14:00
Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N
Aims, contents and method of the course
Assessment and permitted materials
The topic for the individual final project will be given to you on the day after our last session and you will have 24h to complete it.
Your final grade will be determined based on three components:
Class participation (max 20 points)
Group project (max 40 points)
Individual final paper (max 40 points):
You need to achieve a total of at least 50 points in order to pass the class.
Minimum requirements and assessment criteria
Apply analytical frameworks to real-world case studies.
Lean how companies can deal with disruptive changes in their external environment and why some companies succeed or fail in doing this.
Gain the ability to develop business strategies and make recommendations on how to improve existing ones.
Language: The course is held in English