This module discusses the latest developments in internationalisation theory and practice taking place in the rapidly changing conditions in the world concerning dynamics in regionalization, nationalism and protectionism; trade disputes and wars, sanctions, etc. Within these dynamics, the student will develop concrete topical knowledge on issues such as, but not limited to, ethics and sustainability issues in international business, accelerated internationalisation, decision-making under risk and vulnerability, servitization and its impact on internationalisation, and resource composition capabilities, in order to gain deeper insights and enable them to define the topic for their Master’s thesis.
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:
The module topics will be delivered online.
|Name of exam||Contemporary Issues in International Business|
|Type of exam|
Written or oral examIndividual examination.
|Type of grading||Internal examination|
|Criteria of assessment||The criteria of assessment are stated in the Examination Policies and Procedures|
|Danish title||Aktuelle udfordringer inden for international business|
|Language of instruction||English|
|Responsible for the module|
|Study Board||Study Board of Economics and Business Administration|
|Department||Aalborg University Business School|
|Faculty||Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities|