Management, Testamur Major

  • Western Sydney University Major Code: T043

Previous Codes: MT2026.1, ST3034.1, ST3090.1

Available to students in other Western Sydney University programs?  No

Select the link for your program below for the major summary and locations

- Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Business
- Bachelor of Business
- Bachelor of Business (Advanced Business Leadership)
- Bachelor of Business/Bachelor of Laws
- Bachelor of Communication/Bachelor of Business
- Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)/Bachelor of Business
- Bachelor of Information and Communications Technology/Bachelor of Business
- Bachelor of Information Systems/Bachelor of Business
- Bachelor of Information Systems Advanced/Bachelor of Business
- Bachelor of International Studies/Bachelor of Business

The Management major equips you with the expert skills to create a career as a management specialist. You will be prepared to succeed in a range of roles in contemporary private, public, and not-for-profit organisations in Australia and abroad. In this major you will develop strategic management knowledge to enable effective organisational decision making. The subjects in this major focus on organisational learning and development and behaviour, operations management, leadership and entrepreneurship, change and innovation, and policy. You can look forward to a range of careers in the broad and complex field of management

Location

Campus Mode Advice
Bankstown Campus Internal Program Advice
Campbelltown Campus Internal Program Advice
Parramatta City Campus-Macquarie Street Internal Program Advice
Sydney City Campus Internal Daniel Townsend
WSU Online Online Program Advice

- Master of Information and Communications Technology
- Master of Information and Communications Technology (Advanced)

Management major, in Master of Information and Communication Technology and Master of Information and Communication Technology - Advanced courses, brings the key areas of contemporary management practices into the ICT discipline. The aim of the major is to prepare students to move from technical positions such as programmer, network administrators and business analyst into a supervisory, senior management, executive or CIO role within the IT industry. In this major emphasis will be placed in topics such as strategic management, understanding contemporary business environment, financial reporting, economics, and people and organisation management.

Location

Campus Mode Advice
Parramatta Campus - Victoria Road Internal postgradit@scem.uws.edu.au

- Graduate Certificate in Engineering
- Graduate Diploma in Engineering (exit only)
- Master of Engineering

Location

Campus Mode Advice
Parramatta Campus - Victoria Road Internal Engineering@westernsydney.edu.au
Parramatta City Campus-Macquarie Street Internal Engineering@westernsydney.edu.au

Major Structure

Select the link for your program below to see details of the major

- Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Business
- Bachelor of Business
- Bachelor of Business (Advanced Business Leadership)
- Bachelor of Business/Bachelor of Laws
- Bachelor of Communication/Bachelor of Business
- Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)/Bachelor of Business
- Bachelor of Information and Communications Technology/Bachelor of Business
- Bachelor of Information Systems/Bachelor of Business
- Bachelor of Information Systems Advanced/Bachelor of Business
- Bachelor of International Studies/Bachelor of Business

Qualification for this major requires the successful completion of 80 credit points including all of the core subjects listed below.

Core Subjects for this Major

Subject Title Credit Points
BUSM 2004Business, Society and Policy10
BUSM 3005Creating Change and Innovation10
BUSM 3036Leadership and Entrepreneurship10
BUSM 2031Managing in the Global Environment10
BUSM 3045Managing Operations10
BUSM 1026Organisational Behaviour10
BUSM 3052Organisational Learning and Development10
BUSM 3069Strategic Management10

Professional Subjects for Careers in Management

Students undertaking the Management major are advised to take the following four subjects to satisfy the requirements for their professional core:

Subject Title Credit Points
BUSM 3004Contemporary Management Issues10
BUSM 3027Innovation and Professional Practice10
MATH 1012Management Analytics10
BUSM 2030Managing and Developing Careers10

-Master of Information and Communications Technology
-Master of Information and Communications Technology (Advanced)

Subject Title Credit Points
Students must complete
ACCT 7015Financial Reports for Decision Making10
BUSM 7099Understanding Contemporary Organisations10
MKTG 7019Marketing Systems10
And select one subject from the following:10
Contemporary People Management
Economics
Governance, Ethics and Social Entrepreneurship
Strategic Business Management

Replaced Subjects

The subjects listed below count towards completion of this Major for students who passed these subjects in 2018 or earlier. 

BUSM 7094 - The Contemporary Business Environment

- Graduate Certificate in Engineering
- Graduate Diploma in Engineering (exit only)
- Master of Engineering

Postgraduate Major Structure

Subject Title Credit Points
Complete four Management alternate subjects from the list below40
Project Management
Business Communication Skills
Contemporary People Management
Supply Chain Management
Entrepreneurial Management Capabilities
Innovation for New Markets
Creating Sustainable Organisations
Business Operations and Logistics
Financial Reports for Decision Making
Governance, Ethics and Social Entrepreneurship
Managing in the Global Context
Strategic Business Management
Business Analytics in Practice
Advanced Contract Management
Disaster and Emergency Management (PG)
Workplace Safety and Risk Management
Developing Sustainable Places
IT Project Management
And complete three alternate Major Subjects30

Majors

Civil, Testamur Major
Electrical, Testamur Major
Environmental, Testamur Major
Mechanical, Testamur Major
Mechatronic, Testamur Major
Telecommunication, Testamur Major
Biomedical, Testamur Major

Recommended Sequence

Select the link for your program below to see details of the major

- Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Business
- Bachelor of Business
- Bachelor of Business (Advanced Business Leadership)
- Bachelor of Business/Bachelor of Laws
- Bachelor of Communication/Bachelor of Business
- Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)/Bachelor of Business
- Bachelor of Information and Communications Technology/Bachelor of Business
- Bachelor of Information Systems/Bachelor of Business
- Bachelor of Information Systems Advanced/Bachelor of Business
- Bachelor of International Studies/Bachelor of Business

Qualification for the award of Bachelor of Business with a major in Management requires the successful completion of 240 credit points as per the recommended sequence below.

Full-time

Plan of Study Grid
Year 1
Autumn sessionCredit Points
BUSM 1010 Financing Enterprises 10
BUSM 1008 Enterprise Leadership 10
BUSM 1006 Enterprise Innovation and Markets 10
BUSM 1026 Organisational Behaviour 10
 Credit Points40
Spring session
LAWS 1001 Enterprise Law 10
MATH 1012 Management Analytics 10
BUSM 2031 Managing in the Global Environment 10
Select one elective 10
 Credit Points40
Year 2
Autumn session
BUSM 2004 Business, Society and Policy 10
BUSM 3005 Creating Change and Innovation 10
Select two electives 20
 Credit Points40
Spring session
BUSM 3045 Managing Operations 10
BUSM 3052 Organisational Learning and Development 10
BUSM 2030 Managing and Developing Careers 10
Select one elective 10
 Credit Points40
Year 3
Autumn session
BUSM 3036 Leadership and Entrepreneurship 10
BUSM 3027 Innovation and Professional Practice 10
Select two electives 20
 Credit Points40
Spring session
BUSM 3069 Strategic Management 10
BUSM 3004 Contemporary Management Issues (Enterprise Engaged Subject) 10
Select two electives 20
 Credit Points40
 Total Credit Points240

Part-time

Plan of Study Grid
Year 1
Autumn sessionCredit Points
BUSM 1010 Financing Enterprises 10
BUSM 1008 Enterprise Leadership 10
 Credit Points20
Spring session
LAWS 1001 Enterprise Law 10
MATH 1012 Management Analytics 10
 Credit Points20
Year 2
Autumn session
BUSM 1006 Enterprise Innovation and Markets 10
BUSM 1026 Organisational Behaviour 10
 Credit Points20
Spring session
BUSM 2031 Managing in the Global Environment 10
Select one elective 10
 Credit Points20
Year 3
Autumn session
BUSM 2004 Business, Society and Policy 10
Select one elective 10
 Credit Points20
Spring session
BUSM 3045 Managing Operations 10
Select one elective 10
 Credit Points20
Year 4
Autumn session
BUSM 3005 Creating Change and Innovation 10
Select one elective 10
 Credit Points20
Spring session
BUSM 2030 Managing and Developing Careers 10
Select one elective 10
 Credit Points20
Year 5
Autumn session
BUSM 3036 Leadership and Entrepreneurship 10
Select one elective 10
 Credit Points20
Spring session
BUSM 3052 Organisational Learning and Development 10
Select one elective 10
 Credit Points20
Year 6
Autumn session
BUSM 3027 Innovation and Professional Practice 10
Select one elective 10
 Credit Points20
Spring session
BUSM 3069 Strategic Management 10
BUSM 3004 Contemporary Management Issues (Enterprise Engaged Subject) 10
 Credit Points20
 Total Credit Points240