Omfattning: 6

Tidtabel: 02.11.2016 - 09.12.2016

Ansvarslärare (är i kraft 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Carl Fey

Undervisningsperiod (är i kraft 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

This course is no longer offered, please see 26E03101 International Strategy

Lärandemål (är i kraft 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

This course explores how firms can best start, develop, and manage their international activities.  Students will learn about the internationalization process, international negotiations, entry mode choice, entry strategy, and management of international operations.  The course will also explore the design and management of two important complex entry modes in more detail--mergers and acquisitions and international joint ventures.

Innehåll (är i kraft 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

During the course, the following questions will be examined: (1) Why and how do firms internationalize? (2) What are the advantages and disadvantages of different entry modes and internationalization strategies? (3) How to conduct successful international negotiations? (4) How to best manage international operations?  (5) How to design and manage mergers and acquisitions and international joint ventures.  The course will include guest lecturers who will share their industry and academic experience and illustrate practical applications of the material discussed during the course. The course is designed to help students forge links between theory and practice. Material in the course is taught in a way that it is useful in practice.

Metoder, arbetssätt och bedömningsgrunder (är i kraft 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Assessment components:
1. Class participation and activities
2. Case study(s) (live or paper-based), group assessment
3. Final individual report (video of a key learning and case analysis or key learnings, details to be provided on the syllabus)

Arbetsmängd (är i kraft 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Classroom hours    37 hours
Class preparation   54 hours
Assignments         69 hours

Total    160h (6 op)

Studiematerial (är i kraft 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

A compendium of articles and cases

Ersättande prestationer (är i kraft 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

26E00400 Internationalization of the Firm. Please note that you can take either one of the courses.

Kursens webbplats (är i kraft 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

https://mycourses.aalto.fi/course/search.php?search=26E03100

Förkunskaper (är i kraft 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

None.

Bedömningsskala (är i kraft 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

0-5

Anmälning (är i kraft 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

This course is no longer offered, please see 26E03101 International Strategy

Tilläggsinformation (är i kraft 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Max. 60 students.

M&IB, IB and CEMS students

Any other masters student from the school of business

2 Aalto University masters students from other schools

2 open university students

This course is no longer offered, please see 26E03101 International Strategy

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