This course is available only for the students of bachelor programs of LUT School of Business and Management.
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. (Tech.) Juha Väätänen
After successful completion of the course, students should be able to:
1. understand the notion and key concepts of international business
2. describe and discuss major theories of international business
3. identify and evaluate strategy and competitiveness in international business
4. understand and justify major decisions in international business, including decisions on market selection and entry modes
5. discuss major features of global marketing program and recognize 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 in class and in Moodle.
|Limitation for students? (Yes, number, priorities/Leave empty)
|Places for exchange-students? (Yes, number/No)
|Places for Open University Students?(Yes, number/No)