SEMINAR IN CONTEMPORARY TOPICS: STRATEGY AND ENTREPRENEURSHIP - 2018/9

Module code: MAND040

Module Overview

This unit is key to enabling PhD students in Strategy and Entrepreneurship develop a sound understanding of contemporary topics and theories.

Module provider

Surrey Business School

Module Leader

ARYEE S Prof (SBS)

Number of Credits: 0

ECTS Credits: 0

Framework: FHEQ Level 8

JACs code:

Module cap (Maximum number of students): N/A

Module Availability

Semester 1

Prerequisites / Co-requisites

None

Module content

Indicative content includes:
Entrepreneurship
CSR Strategy
International human resource strategies
Strategy implementation and barriers
Non-market strategy for modern corporations

Assessment pattern

Assessment type Unit of assessment Weighting
Coursework TERM PAPER (4000 WORDS) Pass/Fail

Alternative Assessment

Revised version of the coursework or essay

Assessment Strategy

Summative assessment consists of a 4000-word essay

Module aims

  • Ensure students have knowledge to understand theories in the discipline
  • Apply theories to specific research problems
  • Able to develop research gap

Learning outcomes

Attributes Developed
001 36 months C

Attributes Developed

C - Cognitive/analytical

K - Subject knowledge

T - Transferable skills

P - Professional/Practical skills

Overall student workload

Methods of Teaching / Learning

Seminar type
Independent readings

Indicated Lecture Hours (which may also include seminars, tutorials, workshops and other contact time) are approximate and may include in-class tests where one or more of these are an assessment on the module. In-class tests are scheduled/organised separately to taught content and will be published on to student personal timetables, where they apply to taken modules, as soon as they are finalised by central administration. This will usually be after the initial publication of the teaching timetable for the relevant semester.

Reading list

Reading list for SEMINAR IN CONTEMPORARY TOPICS: STRATEGY AND ENTREPRENEURSHIP : http://aspire.surrey.ac.uk/modules/mand040

Other information

Feedback provided on draft assessment

Programmes this module appears in

Programme Semester Classification Qualifying conditions
Management and Business PHD 1 Compulsory A pass as determined by the relevant criteria is required to pass the module

Please note that the information detailed within this record is accurate at the time of publishing and may be subject to change. This record contains information for the most up to date version of the programme / module for the 2018/9 academic year.