Topics in Global Business
I. Course Prefix/Number: GBS 290
Course Name: Topics in Global Business
Credits: 1 - 4 (0-4 lecture; 0-4 lab)
III. Course (Catalog) Description
IV. Learning Objectives
1. Demonstrate an understanding of the basic issues in one particular subject related to International Trade, i.e. new trends and technology in International Trade, learning to present portfolio presentations, data base management, ethical and global issues by using effective communication; verbal non-verbal, and written.
2. Assess and discuss the significance and influence of the specific topic being discussed.
3. Others as may be appropriate for the specific topic.
V. Academic Integrity
• plagiarism (turning in work not written by you, or lacking proper citation),
• falsification and fabrication (lying or distorting the truth),
• helping others to cheat,
• unauthorized changes on official documents,
• pretending to be someone else or having someone else pretend to be you,
• making or accepting bribes, special favors, or threats, and
• any other behavior that violates academic integrity.
There are serious consequences to violations of the academic integrity policy. Oakton's policies and procedures provide students a fair hearing if a complaint is made against you. If you are found to have violated the policy, the minimum penalty is failure on the assignment and, a disciplinary record will be established and kept on file in the office of the Vice President for Student Affairs for a period of 3 years.
Details of the Code of Academic Conduct can be found in the Student Handbook.
VI. Sequence of Topics
International Monetary System and Financial Markets
International Business Entry
Multinational Financial Management Countertrade
VII. Methods of Instruction
Course may be taught as face-to-face, media-based, hybrid or online course.
VIII. Course Practices Required
IX. Instructional Materials
Varies by instructor.
X. Methods of Evaluating Student Progress
XI. Other Course Information
If you have a documented learning, psychological, or physical disability you may be entitled to reasonable academic accommodations or services. To request accommodations or services, contact the Access and Disability Resource Center at the Des Plaines or Skokie campus. All students are expected to fulfill essential course requirements. The College will not waive any essential skill or requirement of a course or degree program.