• Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 1 month
    Duration

About

This International Business Environment offered by Coursera in partnership with University of London explores the international business environment in which organisations function. You’ll learn about core analysis methods, including PESTLE, SWOT, and Boston Box Matrices, as well as the applications of Porter’s Five Forces. 

You’ll have the opportunity to participate in discussion forums and access case studies, as well as testing your understanding in quizzes.

This course forms part of a specialization from the University of London designed to help you develop and build the essential business, academic, and cultural skills necessary to succeed in international business, or in further study. 

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Deadline and start date A student can apply at any time for this programme, there is no deadline.
  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 1 months
    • Duration description
      • Approx. 11 hours to complete
      • Suggested: 4 weeks of study, 5 hours per week
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Online
  • More information Go to the programme website

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • First Ideas
  • Analysing the External Environment
  • Analysing the Immediate Competitive Environment
  • Analysing the Wider Competitive Environment

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Funding

Coursera provides financial aid to learners who cannot afford the fee. Apply for it by clicking on the Financial Aid link beneath the "Enroll" button on the left. You'll be prompted to complete an application and will be notified if you are approved. You'll need to complete this step for each course in the Specialization, including the Capstone Project. 

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