MBAD664-19X (C) General non-calendar-based 2019

Leading Resilient Enterprises

10 points
19 Aug 2019 - 13 Oct 2019

Description

This course aims to equip students with research-based knowledge to understand and enhance organizational resilience. It will provide them with evidence-based best practices and tools to develop resilience in an organization. The course includes theory/concepts associated with resilience and also practical cases to translate the theory and concepts into action.

This course aims to equip students with research and practice-based knowledge to understand and enhance organisational resilience. The course explores evidence-based best practices and tools to develop resilience in an organisation. The course includes theory/concepts associated with resilience as well as practical cases and exercises to help students translate theory & concepts into action.

Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of the course, students will be able to:

1.  Analyse, evaluate and effectively communicate the business case for building resilience.
2.  Identify factors that reduce or enhance organisational resilience.
3.  Describe and apply the appropriate theory, model or concepts to assess organisational resilience.
4.  Recommend appropriate strategies and action plans based on application of theory, model or concept for enhancing organisational resilience.

Pre-requisites

Subject to approval of the MBA Director

Timetable 2019

Students must attend one activity from each section.

Intensive Block Course A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Friday 09:00 - 17:00 Rehua 702 19 Aug - 25 Aug
Intensive Block Course B
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Saturday 09:00 - 17:00 Rehua 702 19 Aug - 25 Aug
Intensive Block Course C
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Friday 09:00 - 17:00 Rehua 702 16 Sep - 22 Sep
Intensive Block Course D
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Saturday 09:00 - 17:00 Rehua 702 16 Sep - 22 Sep

Course Coordinator

Tracy Hatton

Dr Tracy Hatton
Phone: 021 160 7707
Email: tracy.hatton@resorgs.org.nz

Teaching staff: Tracy Hatton, John Vargo, Charlotte Brown, Sanna Malinen, Kaylene Sampson

Assessment

Blog post                           September 05                      10%

Quick Quiz                         September 19                     10%

Group Presentation           September 21st (in class)    35%

Resilience Audit Report       October 22                       45%





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Appeals and Grievances

Special Consideration

Special Consideration Application

Textbooks / Resources

There is no single text book for this course.  Links to readings will be provided on learn. Students will be expected to read those resources marked as compulsory and use those marked as additional as they require to assist in completion of assignments.

Course links

LEARN

Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $1,567.00

* Fees include New Zealand GST and do not include any programme level discount or additional course related expenses.

Minimum enrolments

This course will not be offered if fewer than 15 people apply to enrol.

For further information see Master of Business Administration Programme on the department and colleges page.

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  • MBAD664-19X (C) General non-calendar-based 2019