During the module the student will explore the internationalisation of various types of organisational forms such as NGOs, platform organisations, non-for-profit organisations, etc. These forms are not well researched in the International Business literature and offer new avenues for exploring the diversity in internationalisation.
The module aims to address the phenomenon of such organisations, cover relevant theories, frameworks, and practices in understanding their internationalisation, their types and relations with established forms of multinational firms. The impact of such organisational forms on society, policy, technology, economy, commerce and the challenges in their international activities and legitimation will be discussed.
The objective is that the student after the module possesses the necessary knowledge on:
The objective is that the student after the module possesses the necessary skills in:
The objective is that the student after the module possesses the necessary competences in:
For information see § 17.
|Name of exam||Internationalisation of Diverse Organisational Forms|
|Type of exam|
Written examIndividual examination.
|Assessment||7-point grading scale|
|Type of grading||Internal examination|
|Criteria of assessment||The criteria of assessment are stated in the Examination Policies and Procedures|
|Danish title||Internationalisering af forskellige organisatoriske former|
|Language of instruction||English|
|Location of the lecture||Campus Aalborg|
|Responsible for the module|
|Study Board||Study Board of Economics and Business Administration|
|Department||AAU Business School|
|Faculty||The Faculty of Social Sciences|