United Kingdom, London

International Business and Finance

when 15 July 2018 - 4 August 2018
language English
duration 3 weeks
credits 7.5 EC
fee GBP 1995

The world’s economy is becoming increasingly global and individuals who understand the international context of business and finance are in demand.

This course will explore some of the key issues and themes from both a business and finance perspective, including how multinational corporations leverage financial markets when seeking to exploit international business opportunities, the management challenges presented, and the relevance of these to financial and capital markets.

Students will gain an understanding of the international business environment and its competitive and investment climate. Using frameworks and methodologies, students will also investigate the interaction between firm strategies, economic policies and the changing international environment.

Target group

This course is suitable for undergraduates and postgraduates who are studying (or have previously studied) a social sciences degree or modules from a social sciences degree.

Course aim

The course is also designed to give you knowledge and understanding of international business and finance activities of any organisation. You will explore various aspects of international business and come face to face with the latest debates and discoveries in the subject. A wide range of topics such as financial derivatives, supply chains and corporate governance will be discussed, as will be the challenges and strategies related to managing across cultures and countries.

Credits info

7.5 EC
Equivalent of a 15 CAT module from an Undergraduate Degree.
European system: 7.5 ECTS
US system: approximately 3 credits.

Fee info

GBP 1995: Tuition Fee (various discounts available including early booking 10% reduced fee)

Scholarships

- If you apply before the 30 April 2018 you will be given a 10% discount code to enter at our payment pages.
- For groups of 5 or more students from the same institution, Warwick partners and alumni we offer a 20% discount on tuition fees and a tuition