Denmark, Aarhus

Global Business

when 5 August 2013 - 23 August 2013
duration 3 weeks
credits 5 ECTS

Global business can be defined as business activities which involve trade or investment across national boundaries. The aim of the course is to provide a sufficient understanding of cross-border business issues to be in a position to contribute to decisions about the internationalization of business. Furthermore, the course wishes to provide the students with a managerial perspective of those aspects of the global business environment which directly affect a business’s foreign trade and investment and alert students to some of the practical factors which impact on international business activities in differing political, legal and cultural environments.

Course leader

Fred Robins, University of Adelaide Business School, Australia

Target group

Bachelor's students

Course aim

The course aims to:
• provide you with sufficient understanding of cross-border business issues to be in a position to contribute to decisions about the internationalisation of business
• provide you with a managerial perspective of those aspects of the global business environment which directly affect a business’s foreign trade and investment
• alert you to the practical impact on international business activities of differing political, legal and cultural environments

Fee info

EUR 0: Students on a bilateral exchange programme do not have to pay. Freemovers are obliged to pay participation fees while tuition fees only apply to freemovers from countries outside the EU/EEA/Switzerland.