Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Interanational Management SBF 496 8 3 + 0 3 5
Precondition Courses
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level Bachelor's Degree
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Prof.Dr. ALİ TAŞ
Course Lecturers
Course Assistants Res.Asst. Oğuzhan Öztürk
Course Category
Course Objective The basic aim of this course is to provide understanding for the students why firms involve cross border operation; how their foreign operations are realized; what are their foreign market entry strategies; the basic conditions for operating in foregin markets and the nature of the global competition.
Course Content A general perspective on international business; IB functions and strategies; strategic planning; managing political risks; Decision making, organizing and controlling in international operations; International human resource mangement.
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Interpreting of globalisation phenomenon and the economic aspect of globalisation Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Brain Storming, Self Study, Testing, Oral Exam, Homework,
2 Analysing of firm motives of doing business internationally Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Brain Storming, Testing, Oral Exam, Performance Task,
3 Formulating of international market entrance strategies Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Brain Storming, Self Study, Testing, Oral Exam, Homework,
4 Debating of the ways to be able to successfull in international business Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Self Study, Testing, Homework, Performance Task,
5 Analysing of international environment Lecture, Question-Answer, Brain Storming, Self Study, Testing, Oral Exam, Performance Task,
6 Analysing of the culture of host countries in Fpreign Direct Investments Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Brain Storming, Testing, Oral Exam, Homework,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Core concepts relevant to international business Textbook
2 Globalisation and business admistration Textbook
3 International trade theories Textbook
4 International trade theories Textbook
5 Why Do business invest international market? Textbook
6 The types of international Textbook
7 enty strategies to invest international markets Textbook
8 Mid-term exam Textbook
9 Foreign Direct Investment theories Textbook
10 international business enviroment Textbook
11 international business and culture Textbook
12 international business and leadership Textbook
13 Human resource management in international business Textbook
14 Case study Textbook
Course Notes Peng,W. "International Business"
Course Resources
Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 To research the functions, basic concepts and features of the international system; to learn the basic knowledge about the sub-topics of the international relations discipline. X
2 Analyzing the developments in the political history of the world within the context of the cause-effect relations. X
3 To improve the foreign language skills.
4 To analyze the Turkey´s foreign policy comprehensively in the cause-effect relations. X
5 To analyze the theoretical approaches to the foreign policy analysis and the functions of the decision-making process.
6 To learn theoretical and methodological thinking and to observe the events from this framework X
7 To analyze the social developments and conditions comparatively X
8 To learn the basic principles and the issues of international law X
9 To examine the theories of International Relations and to learn looking at international developments within the theoretical framework X
10 To analyze the Turkey´s political life historically and chronologically X
11 To learn the functions and the basic principles of domestic law
12 To analyze the establishment, structure and functions of international and regional organizations and their impact on the World politics X
13 To analyze the reasons and solution models of the intra-state conflicts through examples
14 To research the issues of international security and the theoretical approaches relating to this field
15 To examine the events, occurring in the international system, within the theoretical perspective comparatively X
16 To improve the analytical thinking skills about the international events X
17 To learn the basic concepts and theories of Economics, Sociology, Political Science and other disciplines X
18 To research the ideas of philosophers/thinkers who built the philosophical foundations of political science and to examine the contribution of these philosophical ideas to the disciplines of Political Science and International Relations
19 To gain basic computer skills
20 To gain the ability of planning, performing and composing of the scientific study individually
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 70
1. Kısa Sınav 10
2. Kısa Sınav 10
1. Ödev 10
Total 100
1. Yıl İçinin Başarıya 40
1. Final 60
Total 100
ECTS - Workload Activity Quantity Time (Hours) Total Workload (Hours)
Course Duration (Including the exam week: 16x Total course hours) 16 3 48
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 16 2 32
Mid-terms 1 5 5
Quiz 2 5 10
Assignment 1 8 8
Oral Examination 1 2 2
Final examination 1 10 10
Total Workload 115
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 4.6
dersAKTSKredisi 5