The course takes place in period

1 (2022-08-01 to 2022-10-23)

Level/category

Professional studies

Teaching language

English

Type of course

Compulsory

Cycle/level of course

First

Recommended year of study

2

Total number of ECTS

5 cr

Competency aims

Within this study unit we will focus on the
following competencies:

Fact-based decision making

Local and Global Societal Competencies

SDG?s in focus:

☐#1 NO POVERTY

☐#2 ZERO HUNGER

☐#3 GOOD HEALTH AND WELL-BEING

☐#4 QUALITY EDUCATION

☐#5 GENDER EQUALITY

☐#6 CLEAN WATER AND SANITATION

☐#7 AFFORDABLE AND CLEAN ENERGY

☒#8 DECENT WORK AND ECONOMIC GROWTH

☒#9 INDUSTRY, INNOVATION AND INFRASTRUCTURE

☐#10 REDUCED INEQUALITIES

☐#11 SUSTAINABLE CITIES AND COMMUNITIES

☒#12 RESPONSIBLE CONSUMPTION & PRODUCTION

☐#13 CLIMATE ACTION

☐#14 LIFE BELOW WATER

☐#15 LIFE ON LAND

☐#16 PEACE, JUSTICE AND STRONG INSTITUTIONS

☒#17 PARTNERSHIPS FOR THE GOALS

Learning outcomes

Learning outcomes

Once you have completed the study unit you will
have? (mention knowledge, skill, attitude)

Define key concepts for different ways to
establish international business connections.
(knowledge)
Categorize facts for companies internationalizing
plans for suitable management strategies. (skill)
You seek to develop business opportunities and
challenges in an international environment.
(attitude)

Course contents

The course will create a general awareness of
global issues that
allows students to better understand current
international issues and
thus to make better and more insightful decisions
concerning
international business transactions.

Prerequisites and co-requisites

Introduction to logistics

Previous course names

International trade and globalization

Recommended or required reading

Pen Mike and Meyer Klaus: International business,
Second edition,
Cenage Learning, Andover Hampshire, UK. 606
pages.
ISBN 978-1-4737-2264-4
Articles according to examiner?s instructions.
Max.200 pages

Study activities

  • Lectures - 12 hours
  • Individual- and group instruction - 12 hours
  • Practical exercises - 12 hours
  • Project- and production work/artistic activities - 36 hours
  • Individual studies - 53 hours
  • Internet-based studies - 10 hours

Workload

  • Total workload of the course: 135 hours
  • Of which autonomous studies: 135 hours
  • Of which scheduled studies: 0 hours

Mode of Delivery

Participation in tuition

Assessment methods

Exams (written-, oral-, home-)

Assessment requirements

For approved grades, the student must complete
two tasks, a group assignment and an exam. Each
must be passed with approved grades. Details will
be given during the intruduction.

Teacher

Hongell Linn

Examiner

Hongell Linn

Group size

No limit (30 students enrolled)

Assignments valid until

12 months after course has ended

Course enrolment period

2022-08-10 to 2022-08-25

Assessment methods

Date of examination will be announced later - Exams

Room reservations
Date Time Room Title Description Organizer
2022-09-06 09:00 - 11:00 D4110 International Trade Hongell Linn
2022-09-13 09:00 - 11:00 D4109 International Trade Hongell Linn
2022-09-20 09:00 - 11:00 B320 International Trade Hongell Linn
2022-09-27 09:00 - 11:00 B518 International Trade Hongell Linn
2022-10-06 13:00 - 14:00 International Trade Zoom dropi-in for the course work. Join Zoom Meeting https://arcada.zoom.us/j/65531164973 Hongell Linn
2022-10-11 09:00 - 11:00 International Trade English presentations Linn Hongell is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting.   Join Zoom Meeting https://arcada.zoom.us/j/63838120976   Meeting ID: 638 3812 0976   Join by SIP 63838120976@109.105.112.236 63838120976@109.105.112.235   Join by H.323 109.105.112.236 109.105.112.235 Meeting ID: 638 3812 0976   Hongell Linn
2022-10-12 09:00 - 11:30 International Trade presentationer på svenska Linn Hongell is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting.   Join Zoom Meeting https://arcada.zoom.us/j/69929393116   Meeting ID: 699 2939 3116   Join by SIP 69929393116@109.105.112.236 69929393116@109.105.112.235   Join by H.323 109.105.112.236 109.105.112.235 Meeting ID: 699 2939 3116   Hongell Linn

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