Dublin City University

Course Description

  • Course Name


  • Host University

    Dublin City University

  • Location

    Dublin, Ireland

  • Area of Study

    International Affairs, International Business

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations


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    Hours & Credits

  • ECTS Credits

  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
  • Overview

    This module aims to provide students with an overview of the concepts and theories that facilitate an understanding of globalisation as it relates to the business world . 

    Learning Outcomes
    1. demonstrate engagement with academic research in the field of globalisation in a range of topics
    2. appraise the impact of globalisation in different contexts through independent research, and appraise national and regional policy responses to the effects of globalisation
    3. compile a salient and developed academic literature review as a backdrop to reaching thoughtful conclusions as to the costs and benefits of different aspects of globalisation
    4. demonstrate an understanding of the interaction of theory and empirical evidence in the development of knowledge, in the context of different themes within globalisation

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.

ECTS (European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System) credits are converted to semester credits/quarter units differently among U.S. universities. Students should confirm the conversion scale used at their home university when determining credit transfer.

Please note that some courses with locals have recommended prerequisite courses. It is the student's responsibility to consult any recommended prerequisites prior to enrolling in their course.