Management in Japanese Corporations

J.F. Oberlin University

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Management in Japanese Corporations

  • Host University

    J.F. Oberlin University

  • Location

    Tokyo, Japan

  • Area of Study

    Asian Studies, Business, Business Administration

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

    Hours & Credits

  • Credits

  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
  • Overview

    This course has an introductory characteristic and with a special focus on Japanese management style. In this course you will learn: how historical, social and cultural patterns affect the management practices of Japanese organizations; how other factors, such as the legal, political/ governmental, economic and technological system, interact with the socio-cultural factor to enable Japanese companies to operate successfully in an international business context; how Japanese companies develop strategies for international operations; how to improve crosscultural communication and negotiation skills in an East-meets-West setting.