Please note! Course description is confirmed for two academic years, which means that in general, e.g. Learning outcomes, assessment methods and key content stays unchanged. However, via course syllabus, it is possible to specify or change the course execution in each realization of the course, such as how the contact sessions are organized, assessment methods weighted or materials used.


This course (with a varying topic) will develop the student's global mindset, critical thinking and leadership skills.

Credits: 3

Schedule: 09.09.2020 - 14.10.2020

Teacher in charge (valid 01.08.2020-31.07.2022): Rita Järventie-Thesleff

Teacher in charge (applies in this implementation): Rita Järventie-Thesleff

Contact information for the course (applies in this implementation):

CEFR level (applies in this implementation):

Language of instruction and studies (valid 01.08.2020-31.07.2022):

Teaching language: English

Languages of study attainment: English


  • Valid 01.08.2020-31.07.2022:

    This course focuses on a topical issue in global management. The course s topic will depend on the current global business environment and on the specialty of the corresponding teacher, but the content will always support the overall learning objectives of Global Management (incl. CEMS MIM). The course format will be based on the principle of combining theory with a strong practical emphasis.

  • Valid 01.08.2020-31.07.2022:

    TBC, see course syllabus for specific year.


Study Material
  • Valid 01.08.2020-31.07.2022:

    Articles to be specified by the instructor.

  • Valid 01.08.2020-31.07.2022:

    Must be enrolled in the CEMS MIM programme.