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About Study Course

Credit points / ECTS:2 / 3
Course supervisor:Romāns Putāns
Study type:Full time
Course level:Bachelor
Target audience:Management Science
Branch of science:Management; Business Management


The aim of the course is to provide students with knowledge of economic processes and trends in the context of international business environment.


Background knowledge of the basics of economics, basic knowledge of international business and basic knowledge of international relations.

Learning outcomes


Understanding of the essence of international business in the economy, its basic principles, main trends;
Understanding of current issues in international business economics;
Knowledge of key players in the public, private, NGO and transnational sectors in the international business economy.


Group work and discussions improve students’ reasoning and critical thinking skills.
Presentations of the papers strengthen students’ ability to explain and discuss the problematic issues of international business economically.


Ability to identify and analyse key players’ role and impact in the international business economy;
Ability to identify and analyse key determinants of economic processes in the international business, as well as analyse the most appropriate international business strategies.

Study course planning

Planning period:Year 2021, Autumn semester
Study programmeStudy semesterProgram levelStudy course categoryLecturersSchedule
International Business and Law, SBTM3Master’sLimited choiceRomāns Putāns
Management of International Marketing and Business, SMBVM3Master’sLimited choiceRomāns Putāns