Contact

Request Information

Please complete the form below, and an admissions advisor will contact you shortly.

800-628-8648

Apply Now

Ready to take the next step?

The application process is easy. We accept and review applications year-round, and qualified applicants can begin classes any month of the year, depending on your program and location.

Click Apply Now to get started on the next exciting chapter of your life!

Apply Now

MGT430 Survey of Global Business

Lead Faculty: Dr Ramon Corona

Course Description

A study of the accelerating internationalization of all business, this course introduces upper-division undergraduate students to all facets of international business within three broad subject areas: (1) the economic framework of international business, (2) the operating frameworks of multinational corporations, and (3) a framework for global strategic management. It uses case studies to illustrate concepts and methods.

Learning Outcomes

  • Analyze the causes and drivers of globalization.
  • Recognize the importance of cultural, economic, legal and political factors in international business.
  • Assess the costs and benefits of increased international trade and investment activities.
  • Apply knowledge of foreign exchange markets to optimize cross-border transactions and minimize risk.
  • Discuss the impact of international business on management and corporate functions such as marketing, accounting, finance, manufacturing, etc.
  • Analyze different types of international businesses using a taxonomy of economic, geographic/physical, political and cultural factors.