Strategy and Management - ZHSSFS8175

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Stream Summary

Faculty: UNSW Canberra at ADFA

School: School of Humanities and Social Sciences @ UNSW Canberra at ADFA

Contact: UNSW Canberra, Student Administrative Services

Program: 8175 - Arts


Master of Arts (Specialisation)

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Stream Outline

The Master of Arts in Strategy and Management is designed for postgraduate scholars and public policy professionals who wish to gain a more detailed understanding of the factors shaping the contemporary strategic environment, the complex policy challenges they present, and the skills and insights required of astute managers in that context.

Stream Structure

Students undertaking the Master of Arts in Strategy and Management are required to take 8 coursework courses (48 UOC) from the courses set out below.

Students must complete at least three courses from each of the following areas:



Additional Study and Elective Courses
Additional special study and elective courses may be offered on an opportunity basis.

Students may, with the approval of the Postgraduate Coordinator, take up to two courses (12 UOC) from other courses offered in the Arts, Business or related coursework programs. Students may apply for recognition of approved professional education short courses in relation to ZBUS8305 Professional Practice.

Research Project
The option of undertaking a research project – ZHSS8400/8401 Research Project - IPS or ZBUS8501/8502 Research Project - Business – is available to Masters students who attain a high credit average or better in courses worth 24 UOC and is subject to the approval of the Head of School.

The research project is recommended for those with a strong interest in pursuing original research in a particular area or intending to undertake a higher level research qualification. This project may be undertaken in a single session or as a full year course.

Students undertaking the Research Project will not have the option to undertake other courses offered in the Arts, Business or related coursework programs.
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