If you are a graduate looking to develop a career in international business, this new one year full-time course will give you the skills and knowledge needed to do business in a global context. There are no formal requirements for those wishing to study International Business. MATH128 prepares students for MATH119, which is a required course for most School of Business Diploma programs. This is achieved through our Business Readiness module where, working with your Personal Tutor, you will gather evidence of your knowledge, attributes and skills.
A continued internationalisation of business life demands a solid understanding of cross border, cross-cultural international business, trade, law, and economics. A key activity will involve investigating the measurement of financial performance of a business through analysing and comparing the models available.
This minor fulfills half of the 24 elective credits in your BComm and complements your major field of study. Major emphasis in South America is on Argentina, Colombia, Peru, Chile, Venezuela, and the Portuguese-speaking nation of Brazil. A survey conducted by Thomas Patrick from University of Notre Dame concluded that Bachelor’s degree holders and Master’s degree holders felt that the training received through education were very practical in the working environment.
You’ll complete the year with optional modules in areas such as business in Europe, international banking and finance and transnational corporations. This course studies the ways and means to reduce financial risk involved in international financial management.
Additional topics include the theory of comparative advantage, the causes and consequences of imbalances in the balance of payments or exchange rates, and the evolution of the international monetary system. How vibrant and international Roehampton as a University is. I lived with people from every single continent (except for Antarctica) and worked in teams with people from backgrounds I otherwise wouldn’t have the opportunity to work with.