This course provides students with a basic understanding of international business, presenting views from both the home and host country perspectives through examination of various international business topics.
Understand the roles of foreign direct investment, import/export, and foreign exchange concepts
Gain a fundamental understanding of international business operations
Evaluate current trends and topics using the knowledge gained in the course to better understand international business issues.
About this course:
This course provides students with a basic understanding of the broad field of international business, presenting views from both the home and host country perspectives. The wide range of international business topics covered includes foreign direct investment, import/export, foreign exchange, global sourcing, marketing, and international economic concepts. This course provides a solid foundation for the subsequent courses in the certificate program in International Trade and Commerce. Students in other programs also find the course very useful in achieving a fundamental understanding of international business operations.