Contemporary Issues in a Globalized World 7,5 Credits
Course ContentsThe course aims to place the modern leader in his/her global context by introducing contemporary issues in society. The global issues are structured around political, economic, technological, social and environmental factors. Each year a collection of themes will be treated.
Connection to Research and Practice
The course connects to research in general management, and specifically to research carried out at JIBS in the areas of entrepreneurship, international management and sustainability. The research is used to stimulate group discussions and to enhance the student’s learning experience. Secondly, the course uses connections to practice, using in-class case study discussions and having guest lecturers from the industry.
PrerequisitesBachelor's degree in Business Administration (or the equivalent).
Level of Education: Master A1N
Course code/Ladok code: JCGR25
The course is conducted at: Jönköping International Business School
Previous and ongoing course occasions
Type of courseProgram
SemesterAutumn 2020: Aug 17 - Oct 25
Rate of Study50%
Course coordinatorHenry Lopez
Tuition fees do NOT apply for EU/EEA citizens or exchange students15000kr