116-0518/01 – Foreign Trade Operations (FTO)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Marketing and BusinessCredits4
Subject guarantordoc. Ing. Lenka Kauerová, CSc.Subject version guarantordoc. Ing. Lenka Kauerová, CSc.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementChoice-compulsory
Year1Semestersummer
Study languageEnglish
Year of introduction2009/2010Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesEKFIntended for study typesFollow-up Master
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
KAU40 doc. Ing. Lenka Kauerová, CSc.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Examination 2+1

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

1. Formulate key business processes and their specific operations 2. Explain the course of commercial transactions 3. Explain the elements of contracts in business relationships 4. Asses the possibility of applying the instruments of payment and delivery terms 5. Asses the risk of business operations 6. Asses specifics bound transactions

Teaching methods

Lectures
Tutorials

Summary

This subject covers all main aspects of developing international business, the topic is to equip the students with techniques and procedures used in foreign trade operations. The students should be able to solve a current foreign international operations.

Compulsory literature:

DAVID, Pierre A. International Logistics: the Management of International Trade Operations. 5th ed. NEW York: Cicero Books, 2017. ISBN 978-0989490641. HILL, Charles W.L. and G. Tomas. M. HULT. Global Business Today. New York: McGraw-Hill, 2019. ISBN 978-1260565812. KRUGMAN, Paul R., Maurice OBSTFELD and Marc J. MELITZ. International Trade: Theory and Policy. New York: Pearson, 2018. ISBN 978-1292216355.

Recommended literature:

LUTHANS, Fred and Jonathan DOH. International Management: Culture, Strategy, and Behavior. 10th ed. New York: McGraw-Hill, 2017. ISBN 978-1259705076. TING-TOOMEY Stella and Tenzin DORJEE. Communicating Across Cultures. 2nd ed. New York: The Guilford Press, 2018. ISBN 978-1462536474.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

E-learning

Další požadavky na studenta

tudent prepare documentation for business case (specified business case) during the semester and presents essential particulars in English.

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

Introduction to Foreign Trade Business Enviroment Trends in Business Business Systems Business Economy international Business The Managerial Process Business Ethics

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 2009/2010 Summer semester, validity until: 2013/2014 Summer semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Examination Examination 100  51
Mandatory attendence parzicipation:

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Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.FormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2010/2011 (N6208) Economics and Management (6208T062) Marketing and Business (00) Marketing and Business P Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2010/2011 (N6202) Economic Policy and Administration (6202T010) Finance (01) Finance P Czech Ostrava 1 Choice-compulsory study plan
2009/2010 (N6208) Economics and Management (6208T062) Marketing and Business (00) Marketing and Business P Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2009/2010 (N6202) Economic Policy and Administration (6202T010) Finance (01) Finance P Czech Ostrava 1 Choice-compulsory study plan

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