The University of New Mexico is offering free online course on International Business. This course, Introduction to the Global Business Environment II, focuses on managing organizations in the international economy.
The course prepares students with practical as well as research-based knowledge and skills necessary to successfully operating an organizational across borders. The course will start on September 5, 2016.
Course At A Glance
Subject: International Business
Institution: University of New Mexico (UNM) and Coursera
Certificate Available: Yes
Session: Course Starts on September 5, 2016
As New Mexico’s flagship institution, University of New Mexico (UNM) is a place where cutting-edge research and creative endeavors flourish. We empower our students to lead in tackling complex societal challenges, offering an exceptional education inspired by vision, scholarship, and creativity. UNM’s distinctive campus environment blend of culture and cuisine, styles and stories, people, pursuits and panoramas.
About This Course
This course, Introduction to the Global Business Environment II, focuses on managing organizations in the international economy. Building on Introduction to the Global Business Environment I, this second course focuses on organizational level and management issues in international settings.
Why Take This Course?
The course prepares students with practical as well as research-based knowledge and skills necessary to successfully operating an organizational across borders.
This course utilizes an inquiry based approach to understanding managing in the Global Business Environment and answering the following questions: 1. What are Foreign Currencies and how are Exchange Rates Determined? 2. How should you organize your business abroad? 3. How do you adapt your product or service for the international market? 4. What is it like to work abroad and how do you manage expatriates? 5. How to start, operate and grow a small or entrepreneurial business in the global environment? 6. What is the Current State of the Global Business Environment? This inquiry-based approach creates reflective opportunities for students to better understand managing and leading organizations in the global environment in which businesses operate. Lectures are delivered in an engaging manner which encourages reflection and inquiry.
Doug Thomas, Professor
International Management, Anderson School of Management
How To Join This Course
- Go to the course website link
- Create a Coursera account to SignUp
- Choose “Register Now” to get started.