BUS 553.001/1WW/2WWINTEGRATIVE STRATEGIC MANAGEMENTCourse Numbers 20965/20646/21382 - SPRING 2018INSTRUCTOR INFORMATIONWlamir Gonçalves Xavier, Ph.D.College of BusinessEastern New Mexico UniversityOffice: COB 219Phone: (575) 562-2358Email:[email protected]IMPORTANT MESSAGES1.All contents of this syllabus are subject to change as needed.Being aware ofany changes is your responsibility.2.For our distance students, a web class is an independent study course. You arerequired to do the work in solitude without the benefit of meeting in aclassroom and interacting with classmates and me. Therefore, you need tohave a strong measure of self-discipline in keeping up with the workload andthe readings.3.All communication with Dr. Xavier will be via either Blackboard Messages orphone. Pleasedo not use ENMU emailfor messages related to this class.COURSE HOURSTuesdays & Thursdays 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM,room COB 110OFFICE HOURSTuesday 3:00 PM – 3:30 PMWednesday 12:00 PM – 5:00 PMThursday 3:00 PM – 3:30 PMREQUIRED TEXTBOOKStrategic Management - Competitiveness & Globalization by Hitt, Ireland &Hoskisson (CENGAGE), 12thEdition ISBN 9781337062930 (access code for Mindtaprequired).BUS 553 – Spring 2018V. 01/22/2018Page°
OVERVIEWCatalog Course DescriptionAs the capstone course for the M.B.A. program, this course focuses on theformulation of strategic policies to achieve organizational goals, theimplementation of those goals, the measurement of results, and the reappraisal ofpolicies and goals.Students will be required to participate in the M.B.A.assessment process while taking this course.Prerequisites: final semesterstanding only and graduate coordinator consent; FIN 541 is required, while MGT530 and MKT 517 are strongly recommended.[3 credit hours]Learning OutcomesStrategic Management is designed to be your capstone experience for the MBAdegree.In this course, you will learn the concepts of strategic management, andyou will experience a business simulation that will challenge your decision-makingability and knowledge of business functions.All students will be assigned to asimulation team and must participate in the team decision-making and reportingrequirements.1.Summarize the theories and concepts of strategic management principles.2.Comprehend the complex environments in which businesses operate.3.Be able to solve business problems through the integration of your businessskills and knowledge.4.Use theory to justify the practical application of solutions.Course credits3 credits.BUS 553 – Spring 2018V. 01/22/2018Page°
STUDENT RESPONSIBILITIESA.Behavior and PreparationAll members of this class will be treated with respect.You are responsible for thematerial in all of the readings.You must have an ENMU email account, access tothe Internet, visit the course Blackboard throughout the semester for notices, andemail messages.