Gold Coast, Australia
Area of Study
International Business, International Management
Taught In English
Course Level Recommendations
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Recommended U.S. Semester Credits3 - 4
Recommended U.S. Quarter Units4.5 - 6
Hours & Credits
A nation's economic prosperity depends on its ability to develop business relationships and to trade successfully with other nations. This subject is a theoretical and practical introduction to the issues and complexities associated with doing business internationally. Components of the subject include comparative frameworks for international environmental assessment, international operations, and the management of business functions.Learning Objectives1. You will be able to assess which countries are best suited for international business operations in a given industry.
2. You will be able to create an international report including structuring an IBUS problem and advising on a strategic solution.
3. You will be able to create selection criteria for deciding which country to enter, and recommend an entry mode.
4. You will be able to describe issues of concern in managing international ventures including marketing, human resources, supply chain management, trade and finance.
Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.
Eligibility for courses may be subject to a placement exam and/or pre-requisites.
Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.