Certificate in Introduction to International Business

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Who Should Attend?

This Certificate in Introduction to International Business will suit students with an appreciation of globalisation. This course expands into the areas of international macroeconomic and strategic theory and looks to put them into practice using case studies.

Course Duration

This 8 week professional development course will be delivered live online via Zoom one evening per week for 2.5 hours from 6.30-9.00pm starting the week of 22nd June 2020.

Over the 8 classes the course will cover:

Course Modules

Week 1
Introduction – The History of Globalisation
Week 2
The international Balance of Payments and the IMF
Week 3
International Trade – Entry Strategies
Week 4
Foreign Direct Investment Part 1 Cultural issues
Week 5
Foreign Direct Investment Part 2 Political and Legal issues
Week 6
Foreign Exchange Markets
Week 7
International Capital Markets and sources of Finance
Week 8
International Trade – Exit Strategies

1 x Case Study Continuous Assessment project for completion at the end of the 8 weeks.


This course is provided and assessed by Independent College Dublin and is primarily based on modules delivered in the BA Accounting and Finance degree course that is approved by QQI.

Learn from our Leading Practitioner

Gerard Keating FCCA MBA is an experienced Chartered Certified Accountant with Financial and General Management Experience in a number of industry sectors including Private Education, Advertising, Marketing, Media, Technology, Luxury Ground Transportation, Construction, Oil and NGOs.He is a part-time lecturer in three private colleges in Dublin, teaching QQI Level 7 and Level 8 students as well as evening Diploma courses.

The fees for this course are €795 and you will be awarded with a professional certificate upon complication.

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