BMGT44090 Global Business Environments

Academic Year 2021/2022

The purpose of this module is to develop research knowledge and skills to solve live business problems being faced by companies operating in international markets. This involves both conceptual and experiential exposure to a different national and cultural context context. Key topics covered in the module include organizational diagnosis, data collection, data analysis, foundational overview on the strategic and cultural nuances of operating in a specific market, strategic planning tools, project feasability, and collaboration with clients. The module will involve both classroom learning and a live consulting project in an international location in which student groups will get an opportunity to apply these learnings. The module will be heavily group-based and experiential in nature.

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Curricular information is subject to change

Learning Outcomes:

- to apply a framework of international strategy to companies operating in international markets;- to develop competence in developing a country analysis; - to develop the knowledge, skills and capacity to solve live business problems being faced by companies; - to develop research design and data analysis skills

Student Effort Type Hours


Field Trip/External Visits


Autonomous Student Learning




Requirements, Exclusions and Recommendations

Not applicable to this module.

Module Requisites and Incompatibles
Not applicable to this module.
Assessment Strategy  
Description Timing Open Book Exam Component Scale Must Pass Component % of Final Grade
Group Project: Pre and post departure Throughout the Trimester n/a Not yet recorded No


Continuous Assessment: Participation and Assignments Throughout the Trimester n/a Not yet recorded No


Carry forward of passed components
Not yet recorded

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Name Role
Ms Roisin O'Loughlin Tutor

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