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TDMT 1104 - International Trade 1

Transportation and Distribution Part-time Studies Course

School of Business

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.





Spring/Summer 2018

Below is one offering of this course for the Spring/Summer 2018 term.

CRN 59770

Mon Apr 30 - Mon Jul 30 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 30 - Jul 30 Mon 18:30 - 21:30 BBY SE06 Rm. 205


Kishore Anand

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim




  1. No class on May 21st or July 2nd

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

TDMT 1104 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Business

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

School of Health Sciences

  1. Food Safety
    Part-time   Associate Certificate


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