About this Course
4.6
197 ratings
45 reviews
This course, Introduction to the Global Business Environment II, focuses on managing organizations in the international economy. Building on Introduction to the Global Business Environment I, this second course focuses on organizational level and management issues in international settings. The course prepares students with practical as well as research-based knowledge and skills necessary to successfully operating an organizational across borders. This course utilizes an inquiry based approach to understanding managing in the Global Business Environment and answering the following questions: 1. What are Foreign Currencies and how are Exchange Rates Determined? 2. How should you organize your business abroad? 3. How do you adapt your product or service for the international market? 4. What is it like to work abroad and how do you manage expatriates? 5. How to start, operate and grow a small or entrepreneurial business in the global environment? 6. What is the Current State of the Global Business Environment? This inquiry-based approach creates reflective opportunities for students to better understand managing and leading organizations in the global environment in which businesses operate. Lectures are delivered in an engaging manner which encourages reflection and inquiry. Course lectures will be delivered by the instructor in both Spanish and English....
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Skills you will gain

International FinanceManagementInvestmentEntrepreneurship
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Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1
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1 hour to complete

Week 1

What are Foreign Currencies and how are Exchange Rates Determined? ...
Reading
7 videos (Total 57 min), 1 quiz
Video7 videos
Module 1, part 15m
Module 1, part 26m
Module 1, part 38m
Module 1, part 410m
Module 1, part 510m
Module 1, part 68m
Quiz1 practice exercise
Module 1 Quiz10m
Week
2
Clock
1 hour to complete

Week 2

How should you organize your business abroad? ...
Reading
7 videos (Total 46 min), 1 quiz
Video7 videos
Module 2, part 19m
Module 2, part 26m
Module 2, part 38m
Module 2, part 46m
Module 2, part 54m
Module 2, part 65m
Quiz1 practice exercise
Module 2 Quiz10m
Week
3
Clock
1 hour to complete

Week 3

How do you adapt your product or service for the international market? ...
Reading
6 videos (Total 39 min), 1 quiz
Video6 videos
Module 3, part 16m
Module 3, part 28m
Module 3, part 34m
Module 3, part 47m
Module 3, part 57m
Quiz1 practice exercise
Module 3 Quiz10m
Week
4
Clock
1 hour to complete

Week 4

What is it like to work abroad and how do you manage expatriates?...
Reading
5 videos (Total 34 min), 1 quiz
Video5 videos
Module 4, part 18m
Module 4, part 27m
Module 4, part 37m
Module 4, part 48m
Quiz1 practice exercise
Module 4 Quiz10m
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Top Reviews

By LHMay 14th 2017

This course provides a lot of knowledge in relation with global business. The Prof. DT explains in detail and in interesting way thus the material can be understood easily.

By VPJun 26th 2017

Part II of the International Business. Concise and informative. Gives a broad spectrum of information if one is intending to do international business.

Instructor

Doug E Thomas, Ph.D.

Professor
International Management, Anderson School of Management

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