This course is available only to students of candidate programs of LUT School of Business and Management.Interchangeable with CS10A0261 Managing International Business.
||B.Sc. (Econ. & Bus. Adm.)or B.Sc. (Tech.) 2, 3 |
|Teacher(s) in Charge
Post-doctoral researcher, D.Sc. (Econ. and Bus. Adm.) Igor Laine
Professor, D.Sc. (Econ. and Bus. Adm.) Asta Salmi
Professor, D.Sc. (Tech.) Juha Väätänen
After successful completion of the course, students should be able to: 1. describe the key concepts in international business, 2. explain how international business differs from domestic business, 3. identify major participants in international business, 4. describe, discuss applicability and apply various internationalization theories, 5. describe strategy in international business, 6. describe various principles of market selection, 7. examine advantages and disadvantages of different entry modes, 8. discuss major features of global marketing program, 9. recognize the characteristics of international business relationships.
International business theories. International competitiveness. Regional economic integration. International business strategy. Market selection and entry modes in international business. Global marketing. International business relationships and networking.
15 h of lectures, 14 h preparation for lectures, 20 h assignments, 40 h written report, 3 h peer group evaluation, 14 h course literature and self-study, 50 h exam preparation. Total 156 h.
|Examination in Examination schedule (Yes/No)
|Examination in Moodle (Yes/No)
|Examination in Exam (Yes/No)
|Assessment scale and assessment methods
0 - 5. Exam 40 %, written report 35 %, peer group evaluation 5%, home-work assignments 20%. Each of the components has to be passed acceptably.
Cavusgil S.T., Knight G., Reisenberger J., 2017, International Business: The New Realities (4th edition), Harlow, UK: Pearson Education Ltd. Additional materials will be announced on lectures
|Limitation for students? (Yes, number, priorities/Leave empty)
||Yes, 75 |
|Places for exchange-students? (Yes, number/No)
|Places for Open University Students?(Yes, number/No)