Advanced concepts in strategic management 812

Module code OBS 812
Qualification Postgraduate
Faculty Faculty of Economic and Management Sciences
Module content

The focus is on advanced concepts of strategic management. Concepts that drive the frontiers of strategic management in practice, academia and research are explored. Such as: Advanced concepts in strategy; Strategic Liabilities; Blue ocean strategy; Turnaround / Renewal; Mergers; Acquisitions; Emergent vs deliberate strategy; Entrepreneurial strategy. “Strategy as practice” is important as focus area and approach. A deeper level of understanding is sought combined with integration of all venture functions and selected subjects.

Module credits 25.00
NQF Level 09
Prerequisites OBS 811
Contact time 1 lecture per week
Language of tuition Module is presented in English
Department Business Management
Period of presentation Semester 1 or Semester 2

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