Welcome to the course International Business Strategy 7,5cr

Period for course registration in Ladok: 15 August - 28 August.

Course information

Course information
Course and application code

FEA250 11168

Study period and pace

This course is a half-time course given between weeks 35-44


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Reading list

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Course co-ordinator

Ehsanul Huda Chowdhury


Phone: 0706060876

Questions about registration and admission

You will automatically be enrolled on the course in Canvas once you have registered for your course in Ladok. Please note that it can take up to 60 minutes for the systems to synchronise but after that you will be able to see your course in Canvas.

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The course International Business Strategy will be organized through CANVAS. Students will automatically be enrolled on the course in Canvas once they have registered for their course in Ladok. All information regarding the course will be available in CANVAS.

The course will be conducted through providing links to short videos on six topics of International Business strategy on Canvas for the students to watch. The introduction meeting and all discussion meetings and guest lecture meeting will be held physically. The three discussion meetings will be held to discuss issues on the six topics that students will watch videos on. one guest lecture. 1 compulsory seminar will be held physically where student groups will present and discuss their case study. Students are requested to watch the short videos on the topics and attend the three discussion meetings as well as the guest lecture. Moreover, students need to submit an individual home exam as well as group assignments on international business strategies case study and literature review on international business topics as exams for this course. It is compulsory for the students to attend and participate in the group case assignment seminar. The students also need to submit their individual home exam and other individual and group assignments on Canvas on time as per course timetable to receive grades.

Course literature:
John J. wild and Kenneth L. Wild, International Business: The Challenges of Globalization, Eighth Edition, Pearson, 2016.
ISBN-13: 978-1-292-09504-2, ISBN-10: 1-292-09504-0.

Course communication

The communication between students and teacher will be held physically during introduction meeting, discussion meetings, guest lecture and seminar. Students will be also communicated through pre-scheduled zoom meetings as well as though e-mails and discussion threads on Canvas. The course contents, timetables, and information will be uploaded on Canvas for the course and all important announcements related to the course will be also on Canvas. Moreover, individual or group emails will be sent to the students’ email accounts regarding important matters related to course. The Introduction meeting will be held physically on September 2, 2022 (Friday) between 10:15-11:45 at room 31:216.

The course is given by the Faculty of Education and Business.

Published by: Liselotte Laurila Page responsible: Satu Moberg Updated: 2022-07-01
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