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Organisational Performance (7079.6)

Level: Level 2 - Undergraduate Intermediate Unit
Credit Points: 3
HECS Bands:

Band 3 2013-2020 (Expires 31 Dec 2020) Band 4 2021 (Commenced After 1 Jan 2021) Band 5 2021 (Commenced Before 1 Jan 2021)

Faculty: Faculty of Business, Government & Law
Discipline: School of Management



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    • Semester 1, 2018, ON-CAMPUS, BRUCE (183461) - View
    • Semester 1, 2017, ON-CAMPUS, BRUCE (166676) - View
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    This unit focuses on issues relating to managing organisations for outcomes. It includes concepts such as benchmarking, evaluation, quality management, performance appraisal and performance information systems. The unit approaches performance management through system theory, with strong emphasis on meaning and interpretation of performance measures.

    Learning Outcomes

    On successful completion of this unit, students will be able to:

    1. Have a strong understanding of performance measures and their meaning as applied to organisations;

    2. Be in a position to construct mechanisms to monitor organisational performance including service delivery effectiveness and efficiency;

    3. Be able to demonstrate competencies in researching and presenting findings, both in writing and orally; and

    4. Be able to demonstrate good team work skills in researching, analysing, assessing and presenting arguments on organisational performance.

    Assessment Items

    Contact Hours

    At least thirty nine hours a semester.


    Completion of 24 credit points in any course or permission of unit convener.
    4207 Introduction to Management OR 9525 Principles of Management



    Assumed Knowledge

    General knowledge of organisational behaviour, mid high-school mathematics.

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