University of Galway
Area of Study
Marketing, Peace and Conflict Studies
Taught In English
Course Level Recommendations
ISA offers course level recommendations in an effort to facilitate the determination of course levels by credential evaluators.We advice each institution to have their own credentials evaluator make the final decision regrading course levels.
Recommended U.S. Semester Credits2
Recommended U.S. Quarter Units3
Hours & Credits
OverviewThe objective of this course will be to provide students with an introduction to international marketing through study of the international marketing environment and the decisions which are required to develop international markets. The course will focus in particular on analysis of international markets and decision making in the international environment. International market analysis will include study of the data sources currently available on international markets, methods of screening export markets, and export
marketing research. International marketing managementcoverage will include product development and adaptation for exporting, international distribution, pricing and promotion strategy formulation and implementation. The course will include an analysis of Irish export marketing performance and will in general have an orientation towards the Irish exporter. The course will be taught mainly by nonlecture forms of instruction. Students will be expected to undertake projects and case studies which will form the major course activities.
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 reference fall and spring course lists as not all courses are taught during both semesters.
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.