Postgraduate | TAS-JNB512 | 2024
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About this subject
Upon successful completion of this subject, students should be able to:
- Discuss the driving force for international trade and investment at regional, national, and organisational levels.
- Develop an international market entry plan by assessing global opportunities and internal and external business environments.
- Apply international trade and investment theories and practices to the strategic management of global businesses.
- Refer to MyLO fur study topics
This subject provides students with a framework for understanding the field of international trade. The subject examines the environment for international trade and investment, particularly political, social, economic, technological, environmental and other factors that influence strategic firm-level plans and senior management decisions about a firms cross-border trade and investment activities. Students will be required to understand relevant macro-level international trade and investment theories and the global system and issues surrounding the conduct of international business from an organisational strategy and operational perspective. An applied understanding of international trade and investment will be encouraged through students analysing and examining the constraints affecting entry to new markets and specific market entry options and global business activities.
- Take-Home Exam (40%)
- International Market Entry Plan - Part A (35%)
- International Market Entry Plan - Part B (15%)
- Free Trade and Trade Protection (10%)
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Part of a degree
To enrol in this subject you must be accepted into one of the following degrees:
- TAS-GSM-MAS-2024 - Master of Global Logistics and Supply Chain Management
- TAS-GLS-GCE-2024 - Graduate Certificate in Global Logistics and Supply Chain Management
- TAS-BAM-MAS-2024 - Master of Business Administration in Maritime Management
- TAS-MMG-GDI-2024 - Graduate Diploma of Maritime Management
- TAS-GLS-GDI-2024 - Graduate Diploma of Global Logistics and Supply Chain Management
No additional requirements
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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Once you’ve completed this subject it can be credited towards one of the following courses