Facts about the course

ECTS Credits:
Responsible department:
Faculty of Business Administration and Social Sciences
Course Leader:
Carlos Sousa
Lecture Semester:
Teaching language:
½ year

ADM740 International Business (Spring 2023)

About the course

  • Global business environment
  • National business environment
  • International trade and investment
  • International financial system
  • International business policy and strategy

The course is connected to the following study programs

Required prerequisite knowledge

Bachelor of Economics and Administration or Bachelor of Accounting and Auditing or equivalent

The student's learning outcomes after completing the course


By the end of the course students will:

  • Have an in-depth understanding of the nature of international business and the impact of globalization.
  • Have acquired knowledge into strategic and operational challenges businesses may face in an international context.​


By the end of the course students will:

  • Be able to identify the principal actors that have shaped the international business environment
  • Be able to identify and explain the major challenges confronting international business firms
  • Be able to analyze the strategies employed in the global business environment

General competence:

  • Competence relevant to the needs of existing and future managers, executives, and professionals. These will include analysis and synthesis, oral and written communication.
  • Can demonstrate his/her learning and problem-solving abilities to carry out assignments and projects
  • Competence to reflect on ethical dilemmas in international business.


  • Form of assessment: School assessment
  • Proportion: %
  • Duration: -
  • Grouping: Individual
  • Grading scale: Letter (A - F)
  • Supported material:



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