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FITT 0110 - International Trade Finance

Forum for International Trade Training Part-time Studies Course

School of Business

Course Details

Financing plays an essential role in international trade. International Trade Finance will take you through complex ventures and will show you how to secure financing. Topics covered include: the financing presentation; risk analysis and management; export costing and transaction viability; short-, medium- and long term financing options; export credit insurance; and cash flow planning. Students will learn how to make proposals for presentation to financing sources which will satisfy the basic needs of a company's export/import operations and/or to finance international trade projects.

Prerequisite(s)

English 12 (recommended). Business experience (recommended).

Credits

0.0

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Learning Outcomes

Upon sucessful completion, the student will be able to:

  • Identify and evaluate a broad range of international trade and investment opportunities.
  • Design appropriate risk management strategies.
  • Select relevant risk mitigating techniques.
  • Determine the costs and the viability of export/import transactions and select appropriate pricing strategies, terms of sales, and methods of payment.

Effective as of Fall 2007

Related Programs

FITT 0110 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Business

  1. International Trade Training (FITTskills)
    Part-time   

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