Courses are offered in many ways that help meet the needs of a varied student population. From standard in-classroom study to summer classes and even online offerings, the opportunities to pursue higher education have never been easier.
International business is an area of study that prepares students with the ability to think globally, bring a variety of cultures together, and manage international businesses. Cultural sensitivity, business plan writing, and even learning another language may be part of the curriculum.
Education in the United Kingdom is a devolved matter with each of the countries of the United Kingdom having separate systems under different governments: the UK Government is responsible for England, and the Scottish Government, the Welsh Government and the Northern Ireland Executive are responsible for Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland, respectively.
Online Course in International Business in United Kingdom
Understand why some governments try to retrieve their sovereignty and leave global institutions. [+]
Globalization is a process that no human being can speed up, slow down or stop. But that doesn’t mean people won’t try.
Governments and citizens across the world either try and benefit from globalization (and try to limit its negative effects) or try to avoid it. On this course, you’ll learn about some of the reasons why people are either pro or anti-globalization. You’ll discover why some governments and countries choose boundaries and demarcation and others choose integration.What topics will you cover? Defection from alliances, treaties and organizations Democratic fatigue and populist demands Regionalization and Europeanization Xenophobia and cosmopolitanism Relocations and economic nationalism Protectionism and global competition Who is this accredited by? ... [-]
The course is for anyone looking to start work anywhere in the world. It will also provide an excellent refresher to those already in employment, or return to work after a career break, as you brush up on the most important communication skills needed to step back into the working environment. For undergraduates and graduates, it will give you an insight into how to manage yourself successfully and the skills necessary to succeed in the global workplace.[+]
Beginning your career or starting a new job brings to mind lots of questions, so we’ve designed a course to guide you through those initial weeks and months so you can make a positive start to your career. You’ll see videos from employers, giving you insights from around the world into what they look for from their employees. You’ll learn how to communicate across cultures and discover the skills to build and maintain relationships with colleagues, managers, and clients. The course includes articles, discussions, and quizzes with tips to help you feel confident.What will you achieve? Develop an understanding of the communication skills need to effectively present yourself in a professional context Develop an awareness of the underlying principles behind communicating effectively across different cultural environments Explore the skills needed to build and maintain relationships in a professional context Develop the ability to manage yourself in the modern workplace Who is the course for? ... [-]