International Business Management

MGMT X 460.99
This course provides an operational assessment of the key issues involved in the management of international and multinational corporations. Case studies illuminate all levels and functions of international organizations.
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Classroom
Starting at $765.00
As few as 11 weeks
4.0 Credits

What you can learn.

  • Understand how to match foreign investment strategies with local conditions, manage export/import operations, and trade and direct investment
  • Explore local sourcing versus importing components, licensing and international joint venturing, and designing organizational structures that match changing international conditions
  • Gain an understanding of how to manage a global structure including political risks, acquisitions, and international ethical considerations

About this course:

This course emphasizes the managerial process in the international environment and provides an operational assessment of the fundamental issues involved in the management of international and multinational corporations. Instruction focuses on analyzing case studies related to upper and middle management issues, although the lessons apply to all levels and functions of international operations. Topics include matching foreign investment strategies with local conditions, managing export/import operations, trade and direct investment, local sourcing versus importing components, licensing and international joint venturing, designing organizational structures that match changing international conditions, managing a global structure, managing political risks, acquisitions, and integrating new businesses and dealing with international ethical considerations. 
Suggested Prerequisites

It is advisable that you complete the following (or equivalent) since they are prerequisites for International Business Management.

X 460.902 Introduction to International Business or consent of instructor.

Winter 2019 Schedule

These courses meet in person and make use of an online presence to varying degrees.

Canceled
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Wednesday 6:30PM - 9:30PM
Location: UCLA
365114
Fee:
$765.00
See Details
Notes

Enrollment limited. Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after January 23, 2019
Course Requirements
International Management: Managing Across Borders and Cultures, Text and Cases by Helen Deresky
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Wed Jan 9, 2019
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
School of Public Affairs Bldg. 1329
Lecture
Wed Jan 16, 2019
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
School of Public Affairs Bldg. 1329
Lecture
Wed Jan 23, 2019
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
School of Public Affairs Bldg. 1329
Lecture
Wed Jan 30, 2019
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
School of Public Affairs Bldg. 1329
Lecture
Wed Feb 6, 2019
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
School of Public Affairs Bldg. 1329
Lecture
Wed Feb 13, 2019
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
School of Public Affairs Bldg. 1329
Lecture
Wed Feb 20, 2019
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
School of Public Affairs Bldg. 1329
Lecture
Wed Feb 27, 2019
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
School of Public Affairs Bldg. 1329
Lecture
Wed Mar 6, 2019
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
School of Public Affairs Bldg. 1329
Lecture
Wed Mar 13, 2019
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
School of Public Affairs Bldg. 1329
Lecture
Wed Mar 20, 2019
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
School of Public Affairs Bldg. 1329
Available
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Thursday 9:00AM - 12:00PM
Instructor: Zeph Phillips
365116
Fee:
$795.00
56 days left. Enroll by Jan 10, 2019
See Details
Notes
Enrollment limited. Internet access required. Materials required.
Refund Deadline
No refunds after January 24, 2019
Course Requirements
International Management: Managing Across Borders and Cultures by Helen Deresky
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Thu Jan 10, 2019
9:00AM - 12:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 121DE
Lecture
Thu Jan 17, 2019
9:00AM - 12:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 121DE
Lecture
Thu Jan 24, 2019
9:00AM - 12:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 121DE
Lecture
Thu Jan 31, 2019
9:00AM - 12:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 121DE
Discussion
Thu Feb 7, 2019
9:00AM - 12:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 408
Lecture
Thu Feb 14, 2019
9:00AM - 12:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 121DE
Lecture
Thu Feb 21, 2019
9:00AM - 12:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 121DE
Lecture
Thu Feb 28, 2019
9:00AM - 12:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 121DE
Lecture
Thu Mar 7, 2019
9:00AM - 12:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 121DE
Lecture
Thu Mar 14, 2019
9:00AM - 12:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 121DE
Lecture
Thu Mar 21, 2019
9:00AM - 12:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 121DE

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