28.08.2023 - 19.12.2023
Classroom teaching on-campus, intensive days including lectures, workshops, and group discussions.
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.
The individual assignment will aim to develop operations at your work place.
There is no exam. The individual assignment is due a month after the last contact session.
Lectures 27 hours
Preparing for the lectures 27 hours
Group project 27 hours
Individual assignment 54 hours
01.08.2023 - 24.08.2023
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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Individual assignment, group project, active participation in class
Master's Degree Programme in International Business Management
School of Business