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: 6

Schedule: 14.09.2022 - 12.10.2022

Teacher in charge (valid for whole curriculum period):

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

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

CEFR level (valid for whole curriculum period):

Language of instruction and studies (applies in this implementation):

Teaching language: English. Languages of study attainment: English


  • valid for whole curriculum period:

    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.

Assessment Methods and Criteria
  • valid for whole curriculum period:

    Case work and reflection papers.

  • valid for whole curriculum period:

    TBC, see course syllabus for the specific year.


Substitutes for Courses


Further Information
  • valid for whole curriculum period:

    Teaching Language : English

    Teaching Period : 2022-2023 Autumn I
    2023-2024 No teaching