STR 1301 Strategy I
This is a one-semester introductory course in strategy.
The students should know the key models, frameworks and theories related to strategy analysis and choice. This course aims to give the students an understanding of strategy at various levels. The students should also understand how concerns for sustainability and social responsibility can influence strategic choices and fair practices in competition.
From a business perspective the students should be able to conduct a strategic analysis and make sensible strategic decisions based on the analysis being done. The students should be able to identify concerns for sustainability and social responsibility in the firm's strategic choices and approach to competition.
The students should be able to critically reflect on the models, framework and theories.
- What is strategy?
- Strategic analysis (external and internal)
- Strategy at various levels
- Strategic content
- Strategic choices and methods
- International strategies
The course consist 45 hours of lecture, cases and exercises.
Higher Education Entrance Qualification
Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, there may be deviations in teaching and learning activities as well as exams, compared with what is described in this course description.
Information about what is taught on campus and other digital forms will be presented with the lecture plan before the start of the course each semester.
First and second year of the Bachelor's Programme in Business and Economics ("siviløkonomstudiet") or equivalent.
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Form of assessment:
Examination every semester
|100||Yes||2 Hour(s)||Individual (1 - 3)||Examinations may include for example one or more short newspaper articles or mini case as part of the examination.|
|Form of assessment:||Structured test|
|Grouping (size):||Individual (1-3)|
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|Comment:||Examinations may include for example one or more short newspaper articles or mini case as part of the examination.|
|Resit:||Examination every semester|
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Group work / Assignments
A course of 1 ECTS credit corresponds to a workload of 26-30 hours. Therefore a course of 7,5 ECTS credit corresponds to a workload of at least 200 hours.