Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
11320203E11838INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS MANAGEMENTElective485
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
• To be able to teach the main concepts and terms of international business management. • To be able to demonstrate the effects of global business environment dynamics on organizations.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Learning Outcomes
1To be able to understand the necessary competencies that managers need in global business environments
2To be able to teach cross cultural management and competitive strategies.
3To be able to use theoretical and practical knowledge gained in the basic fields of international business management.
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
In this course; main management functions and behaviours which are necessary to form global approach and management techniques for micro and macro levels in organizations will be discussed.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Introduction
2International Environment
3Management od Dependencies: Social responsibility and ethics
4Culture Role In The Context of Cultural Approach
5Cross Cultural Communication
6Cross Cultural Specialization and Decision Making
7Strategy Formulation in international and global operations
8Midterm exam
9Global Unions and Strategy Implementation
10Structures of International Organizations and Control Mechanisms
11Personal recruiting and trainning in global operations
12Global careers
13Motivation and Leadership in global HRM
14Presentations
15Presentations
16Final exam
Recommended or Required Reading
Deresky,Helen, (2009), International Management: Managing Across Borders and Cultures/, Pearson Education, Inc International Journal of Business & Management International journal of business and management science International journal of business science & applied management
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
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End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
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Language of Instruction
English
Work Placement(s)
None
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination122
Final Examination122
Attending Lectures16348
Project Presentation616
Self Study14228
Individual Study for Mid term Examination10110
Individual Study for Final Examination20120
Homework14114
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)130
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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