Global Business Environment

UNSW Sydney

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Global Business Environment

  • Host University

    UNSW Sydney

  • Location

    Sydney, Australia

  • Area of Study

    Business, Business Administration, Business Management, International Business

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Lower

    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.

    Hours & Credits

  • Credit Points

    6
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    3 - 4
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    4 - 6
  • Overview

    This course examines key global environmental factors and issues impacting on the development of international business. Major topics include: globalisation of business; national differences in the political, social and legal environment, political and country risk; cultural differences and their impact on international business; ethical issues in international business; international trade issues; theory and politics of foreign direct investment; international competitiveness; the internationalisation of business activities and the development of multinational enterprises; foreign exchange markets; the international monetary system and development of the global capital market.

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.