Short Title:International Business
Full Title:International Business
Language of Instruction:English
Module Code:MNGT H4001
 
Credits: 5
Field of Study:Management and administration
Module Delivered in 3 programme(s)
Reviewed By:Christine Nangle
Module Author:Caroline Tansey
Module Description:The aim of this module is to enable the student to gain an appreciation of the pertinent issues in relation to International Business. To develop the student’s critical thinking ability and synthesizing skills in order to understand how the elements of international business are related.
Learning Outcomes
On successful completion of this module the learner will be able to:
LO1 Demonstrate an understanding of globalisation.
LO2 Comprehend the complexity associated with the International Business Environment.
LO3 Appreciate the challenges associated with managing International Businesses.
LO4 Develop an understanding of international trade and it's impact on business.
LO5 Identify the various entry strategies associated with international business.
 

Module Content & Assessment

Course Work
Assessment Type Assessment Description Outcome addressed % of total Assessment Date
Assignment This is a sample Continuous Assessment. It is anticipated that the Continuous Assessment will encompass one or more learning outcomes. It may be offered on a group or individual basis. Sample: As the CEO of Celtic Motors you must prepare a press release and video for your shareholders. You must outline your firm's policy & rationale for its global strategy and its answers to the jobs and wages debate. 1,2,3,4,5 40.00 Week 6
End of Module Formal Examination
Assessment Type Assessment Description Outcome addressed % of total Assessment Date
Formal Exam End-of-Semester Final Examination 1,2,3,4,5 60.00 End-of-Semester

TU Dublin – Tallaght Campus reserves the right to alter the nature and timings of assessment

 

Module Workload

Workload: Full Time
Workload Type Workload Description Hours Frequency Average Weekly Learner Workload
Lecture Class Based Instruction 3.00 Every Week 3.00
Independent Learning Reading/Study 6.00 Every Week 6.00
Total Weekly Learner Workload 9.00
Total Weekly Contact Hours 3.00
Workload: Part Time
Workload Type Workload Description Hours Frequency Average Weekly Learner Workload
Lecture Class Based Instruction 2.00 Every Week 2.00
Independent Learning Reading/Study 7.00 Every Week 7.00
Total Weekly Learner Workload 9.00
Total Weekly Contact Hours 2.00
 

Module Resources

Required Book Resources
  • J.J. Wild & K.L. Wild 2019, International Business: The Challenges of Globalisation, 9th Edition Ed., Pearson
Recommended Book Resources
  • C.W.L. Hill & G.T.M. Hult 2017, International Business: Competing in the Global Marketplace, 11th Edition Ed., Mc Graw Hill Higher Education [ISBN: 978-0077140656]
Recommended Article/Paper Resources
  • J.J. Wild & K.L. Wild 2019, Required Text Cases
Other Resources
  • Digital Learning Platform: J.J.Wild & K.L. Wild 2019, Mylab Digital Learning Platform, Pearson
 

Module Delivered in

Programme Code Programme Semester Delivery
TA_BMNGT_B (1 year add-on) Bachelor of Business (Honours) in Management 7 Mandatory
TA_BAMNG_B Bachelor of Business (Honours) in Management 7 Mandatory
TA_BITNL_B Bachelor of Business (Hons) International Business 8 Elective