Kursen ingår i dessa läroplaner och studiehelheter

Nivå/kategori

Breddstudier

Undervisningsspråk

Engelska

Kurstyp

Valfri

Cykel/nivå

Yrkeshögskoleexamen

Rekommenderat studieår

3

Omfattning

5 sp

Kompetensmål

Students acquire in-depth knowledge of the internationalisation of businesses. Focus is on creating international market entry plans for small and medium-sized companies in the Baltic Sea Region (BSR).The students also know the basics of how to conduct applied research in the field.

Läranderesultat

At the end of the course the student is expected to be able to plan and carry out business related R & D projects in the BSR.

Innehåll

The course participants will do applied research on internationalisation of small- and medium sized enterprises. The research activities will be performed either in Finland or in another BSR country. The following topics are included: - methods used in applied research - desk research on the chosen company - field research performed - reporting research results - lectures on the economic situation in the BSR - lectures on SMEs' role in the BSR - branch specific lectures

Förkunskaper

International Business Strategies of SMEs or Project management in the BSR

Kursen ersätter följande kurser

N/A

Mer information

None

Litteratur

Baltic Consulting, 2013. Barriers for international cooperation for SMEs in Latvia, Estonia, Finland and Sweden. Available at http://www.liaa.gov.lv/files/liaa/attachments/s hm_barriers_for_international_cooperation_for_s mes_updated_version_final.pdf Daszkiewicz, N. and Wach, K., 2012. Internationalization of SMEs: Context, Models and Implementation. Available at http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm? abstract_id=2198050 ECSIP Consortium, 2013. Study on Support Services for SMEs in International Business. Final Report. Available at http://ec.europa.eu/enterprise/policies/sme/mar ket-access/internationalisation/index_en.htm#h2-2 European Commission, 2014. Supporting the Internationalisation of SMEs. Available at http://s3platform.jrc.ec.europa.eu/documents/20182/84453/Supporting_Internat_SMEs.pdf/f36577c4-53fc-4f44-a02a-d8f5e295158f Nobanet handbook III, 2015. University – Business cooperation: model development and experience from practice. Availabe at https://www.nordicbalticnet.info/materials-development

Studieaktiviteter

  • Föreläsningar - 28 timmar
  • Projekt- och produktionsarbete/konstnärlig verksamhet - 75 timmar
  • Nätbaserade - 30 timmar

Arbetsbelastning

  • Kursens totala antal arbetstimmar: 133 timmar
  • Varav självstyrda studieformer: 133 timmar
  • Varav schemalagda studier: 0 timmar

Undervisningsform

Flerformsundervisning (delvis nätundervisning handledd eller självstudier)

Examinationsformer

Essä, rapporter, produktioner och portfolio

Examinationskrav

Completion of assessments, presentations and final report.

Lärare

Källström Eija

Examinator

Källström Eija

Kursens hemsida

https://arcada.itslearning.com/

Antal kursplatser

Ingen begränsning

Delprestation i kraft till

12 månader efter kursens slutdatum

Kursens tidtabell

see ARBS

Examinationsformer

Datum meddelas senare - Rapporter och produktioner

Kurs- och studieplansökning