Management, Major (0136)

  • Western Sydney University Major Code: 0136

Previous Code: SP2006.1

Available to students in other Western Sydney University Programs:  Yes.  Check that your program has the available credit points required to complete the subjects in this field of study. Any requisite requirements must also be met. Consult your Program Advisor for further advice.

This major critically examines strategic management processes in various business, industry and economic contexts. It also explores the processes and challenges encountered by leaders in contemporary organisations, taking into account rapidly changing environments with a focus on quality management, risk management, and performance measurement and benchmarking. Students actively participate in experiential learning focussing on strategic leadership, visioning, situation analysis, objective setting and evaluation. Students apply current models and theories to solving industry-specific problems and scenarios.


Campus Mode Advice
Parramatta City Campus-Macquarie Street Internal Dr Laurel Jackson
Sydney City Campus* Internal Daniel Townsend

Curriculum delivered through an agreement with another party

Major Structure

Students must successfully complete 60 credit points which includes all subjects listed below.

Subject Title Credit Points
BUSM 7014Compliance Management10
BUSM 7040Governance, Ethics and Social Entrepreneurship10
BUSM 7048Innovation, Creativity and Foresight10
BUSM 7058Leading Contemporary Organisations10
BUSM 7065Managing in the Global Context10
BUSM 7086Strategic Business Management10
Total Credit Points60