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BDBC903 Globalisation and International Trade

Critical issues in the operation of multi-national businesses, including currency hedging, information security, sustainability, tax havens, risk, and changing geo-economic power.

Paper title Globalisation and International Trade
Paper code BDBC903
Subject Business Administration
EFTS 0.1667
Points 20 points
Teaching period 1st Non standard period (3 July 2017 - 25 August 2017)
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $1,286.42
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $2,250.45

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Limited to
Limited to: DBA
Notes
This paper includes a compulsory on-campus component at Shanghai Jiao Tong University.
Contact
otago-dba@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff
To be confirmed
Paper Structure
The topics covered will change according to contemporary issues that are relevant for business. It may include some of the following:
  • Corporate sustainability
  • International investment and global financial markets
  • Innovation and entrepreneurship
  • Corporate risk, information security and intellectual property
  • Changing geo-economic power and emerging markets
Teaching Arrangements
Taught online through Blackboard
Textbooks
Readings will be made available through Blackboard.
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Interdisciplinary perspective, Lifelong learning, Global perspective, Cultural understanding, Critical thinking, Ethics, Research, Communication.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
Learning Outcomes
Students who successfully complete the paper will gain
  1. A highly developed understanding of the development of current issues in business and how they emerge
  2. A highly developed understanding of how businesses respond to issues and the ability to critically analyse those responses to determine their suitability to different situations
  3. A highly developed ability to develop appropriate solutions to issues based on undertaking appropriate research

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Timetable

1st Non standard period (3 July 2017 - 25 August 2017)

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught through Distance Learning
Learning management system
Blackboard

Critical issues in the operation of multi-national businesses, including currency hedging, information security, sustainability, tax havens, risk, and changing geo-economic power.

This paper examines critical contemporary issues in the operation of multi-national businesses.

The paper will be delivered through a series of online lectures covering topics such as:

  • Corporate sustainability, climate change, emissions trading, carbon and ecological footprints
  • International investment and global financial markets, currency hedging, tax havens and investment risk
  • Innovation and entrepreneurship, strategic innovation, product development
  • Corporate risk, information security and intellectual property
  • Changing geo-economic power and emerging markets
The lectures will be supported with guided readings, which will address key topics.

Paper title Globalisation and International Trade
Paper code BDBC903
Subject Business Administration
EFTS 0.1667
Points 20 points
Teaching period 1st Non standard period (2 July 2018 - 26 August 2018)
Domestic Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for 2018 have not yet been set
International Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for international students are elsewhere on this website.

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Limited to
Limited to: DBA
Notes
This paper includes a compulsory on-campus component at Shanghai Jiao Tong University.
Contact
otago-dba@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff
To be confirmed
Paper Structure
The topics covered will change according to contemporary issues that are relevant for business. It may include some of the following:
  • Corporate sustainability
  • International investment and global financial markets
  • Innovation and entrepreneurship
  • Corporate risk, information security and intellectual property
  • Changing geo-economic power and emerging markets
Teaching Arrangements
Taught on campus and online through lectures and workshops
Textbooks
To be confirmed
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Global perspective, Interdisciplinary perspective, Communication, Critical thinking, Ethics, Research.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
Learning Outcomes
  1. A highly developed understanding of the development of current issues in business and how they emerge
  2. A highly developed understanding of how businesses respond to issues and the ability to critically analyse those responses to determine their suitability to different situations
  3. A highly developed ability to develop appropriate solutions to issues based on undertaking appropriate research

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Timetable

1st Non standard period (2 July 2018 - 26 August 2018)

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught through Distance Learning
Learning management system
Blackboard