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Undergraduate | UAD-TRA2000OUA | 2024

International Trade: Negotiations and Agreements

Course information for 2024 intake

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Study method
100% online
100% online
Entry requirements
Part of a degree
13 weeks

Start dates

  • 20 May 2024
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About this subject

  • On successful completion of this course, students will be able to:

    1. Evaluate the impacts of trade in the contemporary world by examining the roles of global institutions in multilateral trading systems, analysing the economic benefits derived from trade, or assessing the social factors affected by trade;
    2. Explain the components of international trade by examining historic and contemporary examples;
    3. Analyse the influence of key actors and institutions on multilateral trade, considering their roles, motivations, and impact on trade policy outcomes;
    4. Critically examine the practical implementation and application of multilateral trade in real-world contexts, considering their effectiveness, challenges, and potential benefits;
    5. Demonstrate effective skills in writing, research, and presentation to construct well-founded policy arguments and analyses on international trade issues.

Entry requirements

Part of a degree

To enrol in this subject you must be accepted into one of the following degrees:


  • UAD-INB-DEG-2024 - Bachelor of International Business

Additional requirements

  • Equipment requirements - Headphones or speakers (required to listen to lectures and other media) Headset, including microphone (highly recommended) Webcam (may be required for participation in virtual classrooms and/or presentations).
  • Software requirements - It is essential for students to have reliable internet access in order to participate in and complete their units. MyUni is the University of Adelaide's online learning environment. MyUni provides access to various features including announcements, course materials, discussion boards, and assessments.

Study load

0.125 EFTSL

This is in the range of 10 to 12 hours of study each week.

Equivalent full time study load (EFTSL) is one way to calculate your study load. One (1.0) EFTSL is equivalent to a full-time study load for one year.

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Related degrees

Once you’ve completed this subject it can be credited towards one of the following degrees

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Bachelor of International Business