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152.200 Contemporary Management15 credits
A critical study of selected trends and recent developments in management theory, research and practice.

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152.203 Business and Society15 credits
This course studies the interplay of business and society in the context of business development in New Zealand and contemporary business practice.

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152.230 Entrepreneurship15 credits
An introduction to entrepreneurship and its application to new ventures as well as to existing small businesses.

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152.232 Small Business Management15 credits
This course develops competencies relevant to operating small and medium sized enterprises. The focus is on critical skills, ethical awareness and the concepts needed by today's small business owners, and introduces specialist topics in enterprise development.

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152.233 Fundamentals of Entrepreneurship and Innovation15 credits
This introductory course develops understanding of the key concepts in entrepreneurship and innovation.

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152.234 Business Model Innovation15 credits
Describe the importance of context and value creation when designing and validating business models.

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152.252 Project Management15 credits
An introduction to the theory and methods employed in project management.

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152.261 International Business15 credits
A study of business and management from an international perspective. An introduction to the conduct of business in the global environment utilising different forms of enterprise including e-business, direct trade relations, and foreign direct investment in the context of rapid economic change. These are examined in the context of regionalism and globalism.

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152.262 Contemporary Issues in International Business15 credits
This course examines contemporary international events and their potential ramifications for International Business.

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152.264 International Supply Chain Management15 credits
An introduction to the applied aspects of supply chain management in international business.

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152.269 Principles of E-Business15 credits
An introduction to e-business from a managerial perspective in a global economy.

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152.270 Māori Management15 credits
Māori Management is designed for people who have a responsibility for undertaking management activities related to Māori business development and commercial activities. It examines the history and structure of Māori organisations, contemporary management structures and the impact of associated government policies and legislation.

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152.304 Managing Services15 credits
This course examines theories and issues relating to the place of services in the economy. Topics include customer service, quality improvement, technological innovation and managing capacity and demand. An integrative management perspective and practical management techniques are features of the course.

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152.307 E-Business Strategy and Models15 credits
A study of the underlying models of e-business and the relationships with suppliers, customers and employees. An examination of the strategies for value chain, supply chain and enterprise planning in various industry sectors will be conducted.

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152.308 Profit Centre Management15 credits
 

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152.330 Enterprise Development15 credits
An examination of issues relating to entrepreneurship and management in the start-up, survival and development of enterprises. Emphasis is placed on the use of the case study approach from the perspective of the manager or consultant.

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152.331 Scaling and Growth15 credits
This course develops understanding of key areas that are critical for the sustainable growth of an organisation, by exploring the key challenges of scaling and growth.

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152.333 New Venture Project15 credits
This course studies the process of initiating and managing a new venture. The course includes opportunity identification and assessment processes for new ventures; comprehensive business planning including data collection and analysis; strategy formulation and results forecasting; integration of concepts and techniques relevant to new ventures. Integrated plans for launching new products and services by existing businesses are also considered.

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152.334 Innovation, Creativity and Entrepreneurship15 credits
A study of the management of innovation and creativity in the context of organisational entrepreneurship. Aspects of the learning environment which may support creative and innovative processes will be examined.

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152.336 Leadership15 credits
A critical analysis of the theory and practice of leadership relevant to public and private organisations and the development of leadership as it applies to individuals in a variety of socio-cultural contexts. The dimensions of followership and citizenship, and their role in complex leadership processes and relationships, along with the challenges of leading ethically are also investigated in this course.

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152.337 New Venture Development15 credits
In this project based course, students will explore and develop a value-creation project in relation to a specific context of their choice.

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152.350 Strategic Management & Governance15 credits
An examination of strategic management concepts, the tools and techniques of strategic analysis, and, issues associated with governance including business ethics.

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152.360 Change Management15 credits
A study of organisational and management issues in adapting organisations to meet changed circumstances and requirements.

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152.366 Operational Management of International Business15 credits
Managing the operational effectiveness of the enterprise conducting business in international markets including international supply chain, quality, and distribution management.

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152.370 Te Whanaketanga o te Pakihi Māori - Advanced Māori Business Development and Management 15 credits
An examination of the interface between customary and contemporary management practices focusing on the management of Māori resources and the development of Māori enterprise.

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152.373 National Sport Organisation Coaching Practicum30 credits
This course is designed to provide experience in the coaching field according to specific code requirements. Note: It is a restricted course run by Massey University and the New Zealand national sport organisations. Only students nominated by their national sport organisation are eligible to enrol in this course.

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152.381 Action Learning Management Practicum15 credits
Students will develop leadership, task management and team-building skills within an experiential learning framework. The course integrates outdoor 'adventure' activities with selected aspects of contemporary management theory. Students play an integral part in the design and execution of the course. The course integrates the assessment of risk and the management of safety and ecological care with programme activities.

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152.386 Risk Management I15 credits
An overview of the principles and practice associated with risk identification, analysis and assessment.

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152.387 Risk Management II15 credits
A detailed examination and critique of risk control methods.

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152.392 Environmental Management for Business15 credits
This course provides the foundation for environmental management of businesses. The concept of ecology and the major environmental issues of the 21st century are discussed. The course deals with existing and potential business, civil society and government responses to the issues raised.

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152.399 Integrative Management15 credits
A collaborative capstone course that requires students to demonstrate the ability to apply theory and practice to complex organisational problems.

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152.700 Organisation and Management30 credits
A study of the theories of management and their application within organisations.

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152.701 Advanced Management30 credits
A study of selected dimensions of advanced management practice. Areas to be covered include organisational analysis and associated approaches to management and organisational performance.

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152.702 Advanced Strategic Management30 credits
An advanced study of the systems and techniques of strategic planning, policy formulation and implementation.

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152.704 Business and Sustainability30 credits
An examination of the global debate on environmental issues, the literature on sustainability and the implications of sustainability for business policy and management.

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152.705 Advanced Change Management30 credits
An advanced study of models, management processes and research on implementing, monitoring and evaluating organisational changes.

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152.707 Leading and Changing Organisations30 credits
A study of the practices, methods and frameworks for leading and changing organisations.

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152.709 Leadership30 credits
A critical study of leadership theory and practice, with an emphasis upon contemporary perspectives. This course provides the opportunity for critical reflection and analysis of leadership and is relevant to understandings of leadership in any organisation.

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152.719 Advanced Management of Fitness/Athletic Conditioning30 credits
An examination of exercise prescription, sports conditioning and nutrition for enhancing athletic performance. The scientific basis of fitness training and physiological mechanisms are applied to athletic conditioning.

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152.724 Advanced Services Management30 credits
Focusing on the theory and princplies of services management, this course critically reviews current services management research and analyses the issues for managers in adopting a service logic for their organisations.

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152.731 Innovation and New Ventures30 credits
A study of the theory and practice of entrepreneurship with special reference to the small business sector. The course will examine the dimensions of entrepreneurship with emphasis on the entrepreneur's contribution to existing organisations and new ventures.

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152.732 Issues in Entrepreneurship30 credits
An advanced study of entrepreneurship including the analysis of trends and issues relating to the entrepreneurial process. A range of topics are offered to allow some customisation of the course to the particular educational and research interests of students.

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152.740 Public Sector Management30 credits
An examination of the processes, theories and practices of management in the public sector including the environment in which such organisations operate. The course includes a comparison of the New Zealand public service and relevant aspects of systems of government with those of selected countries. Change and reform in the public sector is also included.

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152.742 Health Systems Management30 credits
The health care systems of New Zealand and selected nations are compared and critically analysed from a management perspective.

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152.743 Health Policy30 credits
The dimensions of policy formation in health are examined with particular emphasis on the relationship between policy and the political process.

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Management

152.746 Contemporary Issues in Health Service Management30 credits
Issues relevant to the efficient and effective delivery of health services are identified and examined.

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152.752 Project Management30 credits
A comprehensive study of the theory and methods employed in project management.

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152.757 Critical Management Studies30 credits
This course questions contemporary views of management and organisations. It is grounded in critical, postmodern approaches to management studies that provide support for challenges to the grand narratives that dominate established theories.

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152.761 Advanced International Business30 credits
A comparative study of International Business theory and practice.

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152.762 The International Business Environment30 credits
An advanced study of contemporary issues relating to the international business environment. Issues to be examined include the development of free trade association; the business opportunities and threats posed by economic development; changing security issues; the emergence of Japanese and European economic spheres of influence; and the gradual reorientation of the Australian and New Zealand economies.

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152.764 Topics in International Business30 credits
A series of projects involving investigation in areas of particular interest to individuals, examining aspects of business and management relevant to the international environment. Students will gain experience in defining and executing research projects within a specialised field.

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152.766 International Entrepreneurship30 credits
A series of research projects relating to entrepreneurship in international business. Projects focus on new business opportunities emerging from the current period of rapid global change, including e-commerce and other emerging forms of enterprise configuration.

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152.768 Managing Knowledge30 credits
An advanced exploration of the challenges of managing knowledge and knowledge work, for the purpose of producing more effective managers and team members in knowledge-intensive work environments. The role of computerized 'knowledge management' systems, and the relationship between people and technology which constitute special challenges to managing in such environments will be considered.

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152.771 Management in Organisations15 credits
The application of modern management in business organisations.

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152.778 Research Report Part 130 credits
 

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152.779 Research Report Part 230 credits
 

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152.781 Advanced Research Methods in Business30 credits
Research approaches to management and organisation theory. Includes reading and designing research in these areas up to the preparation of research proposals.

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152.784 Research Report30 credits
 

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152.785 Research Report30 credits
 

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152.786 Research Report60 credits
 

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152.787 Thesis90 credits
 

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152.800 Thesis120 credits
A supervised and guided independent study resulting in a published work.

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152.801 Thesis90 credits
An original piece of work that focuses on a significant issue in the Management discipline. Candidates will demonstrate an ability to formulate research questions and clearly answer them through the effective design of an investigation and the presentation of the research findings in a manner that is acceptable in the academic community.

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152.802 Thesis 90 Credit Part 145 credits
An original piece of work that focuses on a significant issue in the Management discipline. Candidates will demonstrate an ability to formulate research questions and clearly answer them through the effective design of an investigation and the presentation of the research findings in a manner that is acceptable in the academic community.

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152.803 Thesis 90 Credit Part 245 credits
An original piece of work that focuses on a significant issue in the Management discipline. Candidates will demonstrate an ability to formulate research questions and clearly answer them through the effective design of an investigation and the presentation of the research findings in a manner that is acceptable in the academic community.

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152.804 Thesis 120 Credit Part 160 credits
A supervised and guided independent study resulting in a published work.

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152.805 Thesis 120 Credit Part 260 credits
A supervised and guided independent study resulting in a published work.

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152.894 Professional Practice60 credits
Candidates will undertake a professional action investigation within the subject area in which the Master of Management is being completed. Investigations may be conducted either individually or in groups and assessment of the outcome of the investigation may be in a variety of ways including written and oral presentations.

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152.896 Research Report60 credits
Candidates are required to conduct a piece of independent research under supervision and to produce a report of the research for examination.

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152.900 PhD Management120 credits
 

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