Corporate Strategy (SC)

Section 1, Fall 19

Schedule Information

Enrollment: 18/30
Credits: 1

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
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Written Work Product
Written Work Product: Final 2100-3000 word paper (60 percent of grade) will be due via upload to EXPO by noon two weeks after last class session.

Other Work

Other Course Details
Prerequisites: None Concurrencies: None
Mutually Exclusive With: None
Laptops Allowed: No
First Day Attendance Required: Yes
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: No
Satisfies Professional Ethics: No

*Yes means professor requires everyone in the course to submit a substantial research paper (which is the requirement standard in Academic Policies), so no paperwork required to be submitted to SRO. No means student must timely submit paperwork to SRO if intending to use a paper in this course to satisfy the 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.

General Information

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