Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
1302006882012BUSINESS SIMULATION IIElective365
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
•To obtain the knowledge and skill needed to conduct business in a global environment including importing and exporting issues as well as foreign exchange issues. •To apply critical thinking and problem solving skills in an international business environment.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Learning Outcomes
1To be able to develop business plan for international businesses, evaluate the current business plan and revise it.
2To be able to gain the critical thinking ability to follow the internal and external changes.
3To be able to develop cross cultural business capabilities in a team.
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
The aim of this course is to develop students’ understanding of the complexity of global business operations in a dynamic competitive environment. It also integrates different concepts and strategies from various management-related disciplines.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Overview of the Strategic Management Process
2The Process of Business Strategy
3Company’s External and Internal Environment
4Industry and Competitive Analysis
5Company’s Resources and Competitive Position
6Entry Strategies for Foreign Markets
7Diversification: Strategies for Managing a Group of Businesses
8Mid-term Exam
9Building an Organization Capable of Good Strategy Execution
10Managing Internal Operations
11Corporate Culture & Leadership
12Ethics, Unethical Practices, Difficulties and Their Solutions
13Group Presentation
14Group Presentation
15Group Presentation
16Final Exam
Recommended or Required Reading
Related course material
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
Work Placement(s)
None
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination111
Final Examination111
Attending Lectures16348
Project Preparation11010
Project Presentation133
Individual Study for Mid term Examination11010
Individual Study for Final Examination12020
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)93
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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