- Module code: IB91S
- Module name: Strategy Analysis and Practice
- Department: Warwick Business School
- Credit: 15
Module content and teaching
To locate the field of strategy in its historical and academic roots of Social Sciences; To provide both a foundation for and a critical assessment of theoretical and empirical approaches to Strategy; To provide frameworks and models for the interrogation and development of strategy in a variety of industries; To illustrate links between Strategy and Performance.
Principal learning outcomes
"Subject knowledge and understanding: The knowledge and understanding that a student will be expected to have upon completion, such as: ‘a theoretical knowledge of the principles and methods of archaeology’ or ‘a knowledge of the major types of chemical reaction and the main characteristics associated with them; (b) Key Skills -Communication (written, verbal, graphical...), Numeracy Use of information technology (eg WP, www, databases, spreadsheets, specialist packages), Ability to learn, Others (e.g. teamwork); (c) Cognitive Skills For example: ability in critical analysis; the ability to formulate and test concepts and hypotheses; (d) Subject-Specific/Professional Skills. For example: laboratory skills; scientific support writing; research skills and methods."
Timetabled teaching activities
"Lectures per week 1 x 2 hours; Seminars per week 1 x 1 hour; Tutorials per week Laboratory sessions; Total contact hours: 27 hours' Module duration (weeks, if applicable): 9 weeks; Other: Syndicate Group Work: 25 hours; Reading and class preparation time: 30 hours; Private Study: 30 hours; Exam preparation: 40 hours. "
|Assessment group||Assessment name||Percentage|
|15 CATS (Module code: IB91S-15)|
|A3 (Assessed work only)||Individual assignment (MiM/MINT)||80%|
|Group Presentation (MIM)||20%|
|D2 (Assessed/examined work)||Group Presentation (MSc Bus)||20%|
|2 hr examination (MSc Bus) (January)||80%|
This module is available on the following courses:
- Postgraduate International Business (N120) - Year 1
- Postgraduate Taught Business (Organisation Science) (N1B2) - Year 2
- Postgraduate Taught Business (Consulting) (N1B4) - Year 2
- Postgraduate Business (Leadership) (N1C1) - Year 1