A global perspective is offered by international business courses


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A global perspective is offered by international business courses

  1. 1. A Global Perspective is offered by International Busi- ness CoursesToday, business transactions, acquisitions and simple sales happen with the click of amouse. The Internet has taken the business world and removed the miles betweencustomers and companies, business people and co-workers. If you’re interested inobtaining an education in an International Business program look no further thanCentennial College’s Business – International Business courses. The two-year pro-gram will benefit you if you are highly organized with an ability to plan and prioritize;can deal comfortably with numbers and computers; possess analytical with strongnumeracy skills; thrive under pressure and can meet deadlines; have strong interper-sonal skills; are an innovative problems solver and decision maker; have the abilityto work successfully in a team environment. All you need to be eligible for applicationis at minimum an Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) or equivalent, or ma-ture student status (19 years or older). In addition, you must have completed theEnglish Grade 12 C or U or equivalent, or skills assessment; and the Math Grade 11C, M or U, or Grade 12 C or U or equivalent or skills assessment.The International Business program is known for offering its students a mixture ofsolid general business foundation as well as specialized international business knowl-edge. As such, you will spend the first two semesters of this program, taking generalbusiness courses such as Strategies for Business Success, Fundamentals of Business,Microcomputer Applications Software, Mathematics of Finance, Business Operationsand more.When you have a solid base, you will move onto International Business courses.These intensive courses prepare you for the global workplace by teaching you keyconcepts such as: processing customs compliance documents, assisting in the trans-portation of goods to and from locations throughout the world and taking on a sup-port role in the marketing and sale of Canadian goods in the global marketplace. Spe-cific courses during these semesters include: Global Logistics (covers all aspects ofmoving goods internationally including cost controls, distribution alternatives andother transportation issues); International Marketing (first half of the course analyzestrends in the global environment and the impact of these trends on internationalmarketing; the second half focuses on the development of international marketingstrategies that effectively respond to globalization); International Business Concepts(gives students a broad overview of international trade, the macro-environment with-in which international business takes place, and the major strategic decisions facinginternational business managers); and more.Once you have completed you International Business program, you have two options.First, you may continue your education by seamlessly transferring into the three-yearInternational Business program. In just one year, you’ll undertake more internationalbusiness courses, and have the option to work towards a university degree, pursueprofessional designations (CITP) and gain work experience before graduation. Youmay also attend International Business programs at other schools that have part-nered with Centennial College. These schools are Algoma University and University ofNew Brunswick.Secondly, International Business program grads may pursue jobs as customs compli-ance analysts, import/export documentation specialists, global logistics assistant in
  2. 2. sectors such as manufacturing and production, retail and distribution, transportationor as part of a consulting firm.For More Info. About International Business programs visitcentennialcollege.ca