• Total units 48 Units
  • Areas of interest Commerce, International Business
  • Major code INTB-MAJ
  • Academic career Undergraduate

The major in International Business incorporates a range of disciplines to analyse the principal issues and considerations in the growth and functioning of international businesses. Students are introduced to important concepts and practices in analysing the international business environment, and in operating and growing international businesses. The core courses in the major aim to develop skills and competencies in international business relating to the international business environment, as well as strategic management, societal business systems, marketing and human resource management in an international business context. Depending on the electives chosen, students have the option of developing their understanding of specific societal business systems, as well as developing their understanding of cross-cultural, supply chain and human resource management issues in an international business context.

Learning Outcomes

Graduates with a major in International Business will have a broad and coherent knowledge of international business concepts and practices, which will form the basis for independent lifelong learning. 

Skills

Graduates with a major in International Business will have:

-        cognitive skills to review critically, analyse, consolidate and synthesise international business knowledge;

-        cognitive and technical skills to demonstrate a broad understanding of international business knowledge with depth in some areas;

-        cognitive and creative skills to exercise critical thinking and judgement in identifying and solving problems with intellectual independence; and,

-        communication skills to present a clear, coherent and independent exposition of international business knowledge and ideas.

Application of knowledge and skills

Graduates with a major in International Business will demonstrate the application of international business knowledge and skills:

-        with initiative and judgement in planning, problem solving and decision making in professional practice and/or scholarship;

-        to adapt knowledge and skills in diverse contexts; and,

-        with responsibility and accountability for own learning and professional practice and in collaboration with others within broad parameters.

Additional Information

Students may count CBEA3066 the Global Business Immersion program towards their International Business major with permission from the College.






Relevant Degrees

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Requirements

This major requires the completion of 48 units, which must consist of:

12 units from completion of the following course(s):

Code Title Units
BUSI2025 International Business 6
BUSI3020 International Strategic Management 6

6 units from completion of the following course(s):

Code Title Units
BUSI2022 Dynamics of Business in the Americas 6
BUSI2023 Dynamics of Asian Business 6
BUSI2024 Dynamics of Business in the Middle East 6
BUSI2034 Dynamics of European Business 6

6 units from completion of the following course(s):

Code Title Units
BUSI3024 International Marketing 6
MGMT3025 International Human Resource Management 6

24 units from completion of the following course(s):

Code Title Units
ANIP3003 Australian National Internships Program Internship A OR 6
ANIP3005 Australian National Internship B 12
BUSI2022 Dynamics of Business in the Americas 6
BUSI2023 Dynamics of Asian Business 6
BUSI2024 Dynamics of Business in the Middle East 6
BUSI2027 Development of Modern Business 6
BUSI2034 Dynamics of European Business 6
BUSI3024 International Marketing 6
BUSI3028 Business in China 6
BUSI3029 Cross-Cultural Management 6
BUSI3030 International Supply Chain Management 6
CBEA3066 Global Business Immersion 6
CBEA3070 ANU College of Business and Economics Internship Project (UG) 6
MGMT2004 Negotiation 6
MGMT2005 Career Planning and Management 6
MGMT3025 International Human Resource Management 6
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