This industry-accredited course is designed to give you knowledge and understanding of the main management disciplines and how these are impacted by the international dimension in theory and practice. You will also consider ways in which companies can structure their response to these pressures and reflect upon the implications for both business and society of a business ignoring its ethical responsibilities. Program graduates may work as directors in an international subsidiary of a major multinational corporation or as overseas sales representatives or product managers.
Have practical and personal experience in business or have run their own companies. Tu Nguyen, a 2nd year Vietnamese student of International Business, highly values the student friendly atmosphere and multiculturalism at TAMK. He is the person who develops the academic content of your teaching programme – together with the Heads of Departments and managers of business life and under the supervision of the Dean.
Nations experiencing intense political unrest may change their attitude toward foreign firms at any time; this instability creates an unfavorable atmosphere for international trade. More than 50 % of the International Business students are non-Finnish, which contributes to a wealth of perspectives.
This survey looks at Latin American history from pre-Colombian to contemporary times. Advanced standing gained for any subject shall be cancelled 16 years after the date of the examination upon which the advanced standing is based if, by then, the student has not completed the course of study prescribed for the degree.
Choose 1 (3 hours): International Internship (BA 4911), International Independent Study (BA 4910), or Study Abroad. Students interact with faculty, local entrepreneurs, and small business owners/managers. Students may select additional courses as electives including Foreign EU Policies and IB Practices, Direct Investment and Multinational Enterprises and International Human Resource Management.