MBAM601-21T3 (C) Term Three 2021

Digital Transformation and Technology Preparedness

15 points

Start Date: Monday, 6 September 2021
End Date: Sunday, 28 November 2021
Withdrawal Dates
Last Day to withdraw from this course:
  • Without financial penalty (full fee refund): Sunday, 19 September 2021
  • Without academic penalty (including no fee refund): Friday, 5 November 2021


The course embodies the growing need for organisations to embrace a change oriented culture - with a heightened focus on organisational digital maturity in its processes, products/services, business models and its people. In doing so, the organisation's digital strategy must integrate a range of technologies that support a breadth of functions ultimately offering a superior user/customer experience. The course will explore and provide hands-on opportunities, in collaboration with industry, for participants to engage with technologies such as blockchain, IoT, AI etc. Furthermore, to be able to influence, participants will also familiarise themselves with the strategic use of business cases and risk assessment.

Learning Outcomes

University Graduate Attributes

This course will provide students with an opportunity to develop the Graduate Attributes specified below:

Employable, innovative and enterprising

Students will develop key skills and attributes sought by employers that can be used in a range of applications.

Engaged with the community

Students will have observed and understood a culture within a community by reflecting on their own performance and experiences within that community.

Globally aware

Students will comprehend the influence of global conditions on their discipline and will be competent in engaging with global and multi-cultural contexts.


Subject to approval of the MBA Director.

Timetable 2021

Students must attend one activity from each section.

Lecture A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Wednesday 17:00 - 20:00 Rehua 103 Project Workshop (8/9, 29/9-13/10, 27/10-24/11)
Meremere 108 Lecture Theatre (15/9-22/9)
6 Sep - 17 Oct
25 Oct - 28 Nov
Intensive Block Course A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Friday 09:00 - 17:00 Rehua 620
15 Nov - 21 Nov
Intensive Block Course B
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Saturday 09:00 - 17:00 Rehua 620
15 Nov - 21 Nov

Course Coordinator

Elsamari Botha

Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $3,033.00

* All fees are inclusive of NZ GST or any equivalent overseas tax, and do not include any programme level discount or additional course-related expenses.

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

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