Independently and in groups solve business related decision-making problems pertaining to various practical situations at the hand of case studies Approach problems in a scientific way Apply the acquired advanced theoretical knowledge to solve instructional problems Apply the subject theory efficiently in practical problem solving case studies and the presentation of seminars Solve advanced management problems pertaining to marketing, finance, human resources, operations and information technology Do an independent survey, researching a topical problem or business aspect Present research findings/results and recommendations in a technical report Critically interpret, analyse and differentiate between areas of inefficiency and efficiency Present solutions to overcome areas of inefficiency to promote productivity Show sensitivity for cultural and ethical issues Express an opinion on practical business problems related to cultural and ethical issues Apply computer proficiency in problem solving, research methodology and the presentation of the findings of an independent scientific research survey
Assessment of module work during semester. Written examination in the form of applied questions and the analysis of case studies. The assessment strategies used to indicate the integration of knowledge, skills and attitudes learnt will be tested through: - Summary achievements of the application of theories in the practical work situation in the form of reports. Portfolios are related career opportunities in specified areas of the discipline. Written report or research project submitted by the student to indicate ability to solve problems in the practical environment. Case studies.