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International Trade 1 TDMT 1104

Transportation and Distribution Course

Course details

Examines how the operating environment affects trade and trading relationships. The course of studies covers topics related to the location of markets, the infrastructure necessary for a successful market, current trade patterns and future trends in trading. Emphasis will be placed on explanations of how the operating environments affect production, transportation and marketing.


  • No prerequisites are required for this course.





Course offerings

Fall 2023

Below is one offering of TDMT 1104 for the Fall 2023 term.

CRN 48715


Thu Sep 14 - Thu Nov 30 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 48715
  • $565.64
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 14 - Nov 30 Thu 18:30 - 21:30 Online

Kishore Anand

Course outline




Important information
  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. This is a synchronous online course and you will be expected to be available and online on the posted days and times shown on your registration schedule. It is important you have a stable and consistent internet connection to access course content. Course content, type and quality of assignments, and general standards for this online course are the same as classroom courses. To be successful in this online course, plan to spend 7-10 hours per week on your studies or more if it is a condensed course starting Week 1. Important course information will be sent to your myBCIT account prior to your course start date.

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Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Articulate the changing demographics of the global economy.
  • Clarify and explain Driving factors for globalization.
  • Classify political system and the determinants of economic development.
  • Evaluate values and ethical systems and workplace cultural change.
  • Document ethical issues in international business and philosophical approaches to ethics.
  • Define trade theories, instruments of trade policy, development of the world trading system and understand impact of foreign direct investment (FDI) in the world economy.
  • Apply theoretical concepts of regional economic integration and functions of the foreign exchange market.
  • Demonstrate a knowledge of economic theories of exchange rate determination.
  • Investigate different modes to enter a foreign market, brands and market segmentation, global production strategy and logistics.
  • Define strategic role of international Human Resources Management.

Effective as of Winter 2014

Related Programs

International Trade 1 (TDMT 1104) is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Business + Media

  1. Advanced Business Management
    Certificate Part-time
  2. Business Administration (General Option)
    Diploma Part-time
  3. Business Administration (Global Studies Option)
    Diploma Part-time
  4. Business Administration (Management Option)
    Diploma Part-time
  5. Global Business Studies
    Associate Certificate Part-time
  6. International Trade and Transportation Logistics
    Certificate Part-time


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