Germany, Bremen

International Business

when 3 July 2016 - 28 July 2016
language English
duration 4 weeks
credits 6 EC
fee EUR 850

Survey course of the importance of global issues as firms attempt to complete across the world. Key topics include: anticipating and preparing for global competition, understanding international trade theory and differences in political economies, reviewing global and regional economic integration, considering international market entry processes, and examining key cross-cultural issues affecting business operations.
The course format will be a mixture of lectures, assignments and class discussion. No prior coursework is required.

Course leader

Professor Dr. Mechthild Schroten, Department of Economics, Hochschule Bremen

Target group

Students of economics, business studies, management studies and interested persons. Minimum age 18 years.
English required in the level: B2-C2 / Intermediate and advanced level

Course aim

The acquisition of knowledge and skills enable the students to gain a high global awareness.

Credits info

6 EC
or 4 US credit hours

Fee info

EUR 850: The course fee includes: information packet with city guide; Seminars and lectures; Teaching material; Program related excursion; Ticket for public transport in Bremen (bus+tram)
The course fee excludes: Travel expenses; Accommodation in Bremen (available at extra costs); Health and liability insurance; Board and personal spendings; Participation in optional activities