code IM535
credit_hours 3
title International Operations Management
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prequisites 108 Credit Hours
credit hours 3
Description/Outcomes A general approach to project management with emphasis on project planning and scheduling, the use of math/ network techniques such as PERT and CPM, estimation of project duration. Resource allocation and techniques of resource levelling, and the probabilistic nature of activities duration and the minimization of project cost through cost crashing procedures.
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objectives Emphasizing the economic domain of international operations together with international agreements and major global issues.
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ref. books John D. Daniels Lee H. Radebaugh, �International Business Environments & Operations�, Addison Wesley.
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textbook Daniels, Radebaugh, and Sullivan “International Business: Environments and Operations” Prentice Hall.
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Course Content
content serial Description
1 Introduction to course
2 Overview of International Business Management
3 Cultural Environments Facing Business
4 Political Environments Facing Business
5 Economic Environments Facing Business
6 International Trade Theory: Part 1
7 7th Week Exam.
8 International Trade Theory: Part 2
9 Government Influence on Trade
10 Regional Economic Integrations and Cooperative Agreements
11 Foreign Direct Investment
12 12th Week Exam.
13 Government Attitudes Toward Foreign Direct Investment
14 Country Evaluation and Selection
15 Global Manufacturing and Supply Chain Management
16 Final Exam