On campus days 3.9, 4.9, 24.9 and 25.9
Classroom teaching on campus days including lectures, workshops group discussions
Online and virtual learning (case work, virtual discussions)
The primary mode of delivery is a combination of in-class activities on campus and on-line lectures. There will be available video materials to support opportunities for 24/7 learning. The in-class activities deepen the learning in the forms of tutorials, individual and group works, reflection and guidance. However, if the COVID-19 situation requires the learning will be supported by on-line tutorials.
Porter, M. (1996) What is strategy? Harvard Business Review, Nov-Dec, 61-78. Porter, M. (2008) The five competitive forces that shape strategy. Harvard Business Review, Jan, 78-93. Prahalad, C., & Hamel, G. (1990) The core competence of the organization. Harvard Business Review, May-June, 79-91.
Mintzberg, H., Ahlstrand, B, & Lampel, J. (1998) Strategy safari: A guided tour through the wilds of strategic management. New York Press. Chapter 1, 1-21.
Barney, J. (1991) Firm resources and sustained competitive advantage. Journal of Management, 17(1), 99-120. Kim, W.C., & Mauborgne, R. (2004) Blue ocean strategy. Harvard Business Review, Oct, 76-84.
There will also be a selection of cases and support material provided by the lecturer.
31.08.2021 - 12.11.2021
One credit corresponds to an average of 27 hours of work, which means that the load of five credits is approximately 135 hours. The load is distributed in different ways depending on the course implementation.
The items of assessment:
Individual written assignments 100%
02.08.2021 - 05.09.2021
You have the right to apply for recognition of your studies if you have prior learning (e.g. university studies completed elsewhere) that can be accredited towards the degree you are currently completing.
The recognition of prior learning is possible in three primary ways: accreditation (replacement or inclusion), recognition of informal learning and studification. More precise info: JAMK Degree Regulations, section 17.
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Open UAS: 10
Exchange students: 5
Master’s Degree Programme in Business and Financial Management, Master's Degree Programme in International Business Management
Face-to-face, Online learning
School of Business