Please note this module descriptor is indicative of the structure of this course and may be subject to change.
This module provides students with the opportunity to examine and analyse topical issues in business and the international market place. Using contemporary examples students will investigate strategic issues in the international environment such as debt, finance, labour mobility, market developments etc. Exact topics will depend on the issues of the day.
This module considers a number of strategic issues arising from the changing international context of business. Potential topics include issues and policies surrounding globalisation, trade theory and liberalisation, the emergence of the new world order, global financial and currency risk, economic integration, international marketing and human resource management, strategic alliances and market penetration and issues related to international corporate governance related to both private and public sectors.
A student passing this module should be able to:
A course map contains a list of the individual study units, called modules, that you study to complete your course. Some modules are compulsory, but you can sometimes choose modules outside your core area of study which interest you.
A module is a self-contained, individual unit of study. The module descriptor provides various details about the module including who the module tutor is, what you will be studying, how you will be assessed and what you will have learned once you have completed the module.
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