Corporate Strategy (SC)

Section 1, Fall 21

Schedule Information

Enrollment: 28/30
Credits: 1
Day Date Time Room
  • R
  • R
  • R
  • R
  • R
  • R
  • R
  • 09/02/2021
  • 09/16/2021
  • 09/23/2021
  • 09/30/2021
  • 10/07/2021
  • 10/28/2021
  • 11/11/2021
  • 1300-1440
  • 1300-1440
  • 1300-1440
  • 1300-1440
  • 1300-1440
  • 1300-1440
  • 1300-1440
  • WB104
  • WB104
  • WB104
  • WB104
  • WB104
  • WB104
  • WB104

Course Description

This short course is an introduction to corporate strategy. We will examine how corporate strategies are developed; what are the common mistakes strategists and CEOs make in formulating and pursuing their strategies; and how to avoid those mistakes. The course introduces topics taught in the core strategy course of most major MBA programs. Grades will be based on class participation (40 percent) and a 2100-3000 word paper (60 percent).

Course Requirements

Exam Info:
Midterm Type (if any): None
Description: None

Final Type (if any): None
Description: None

Written Work Product
Written Work Product: Final 2100-3000 word paper (60 percent of grade) will be due via upload to EXPO by noon on Nov. 29th.

Other Work

Other Course Details
Prerequisites: None Concurrencies: None
Mutually Exclusive With: None
Laptops Allowed: No
First Day Attendance Required: Yes
Course Resources: To be announced.
Course Notes: 100% attendance is required. Students who do not expect to be able to meet this requirement should not enroll in the course.

Graduation Requirements

*Satisfies Writing Requirement: No
**Credits For Prof. Skills Requirement: Yes
Satisfies Professional Ethics: No

*If “Yes,” then students are required to submit a substantial research paper in this course, which means students do not need to submit any form to SRO for this paper to meet their upper-level writing requirement. If “No,” then students must submit a “special request” e-form to SRO (available via LawWeb) no later than five weeks after the start of the term for a paper in this class to be counted toward the upper-level writing requirement.

**Yes indicates course credits count towards UVA Law’s Prof. Skills graduation requirement, not necessarily a skills requirements for any particular state bar.

Schedule No.
121820462
Law No.
LAW7641
Modified Type
Lecture
Cross Listed: No
Cross-Listed Course Mnemonic:
Public Syllabus Link: None
Evaluation Portal Via LawWeb Opens: Thursday, November 04, 12:01 AM
Evaluation Portal Via LawWeb Closes: Saturday, November 13, 11:59 PM
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