International Business: Applied Fundamentals

person icon Sentinel | 9

International Business: Applied Fundamentals

Learn the Fundamentals of International Business

updated on icon Updated on Sep, 2023

language icon Language - English

person icon Sentinel | 9

architecture icon Business,Business Strategy,International Expansion


30-days Money-Back Guarantee

Training 5 or more people ?

Get your team access to 19,000+ top Tutorialspoint courses anytime, anywhere.

Course Description

Are you interested in a career within in the world of international business?

You have come to the right place! Learn the principles of International Business here.

Throughout this course you will be introduced to the fundamentals of international business viewed from the perspective of the business manager. We will study the five main areas of International Business:

1. International Economics and Trade Theory – The Importance of International Business, Globalization of Commerce, International Economics and Trade Theory, Comparative Advantage of Nations - Factor Availability versus Production Input, Comparative Advantage versus Absolute Advantage, Strategies for Entering and Developing International Markets, Foreign Director Investment (FDI), Foreign Exchange Markets & International Monetary System, Exchange Rates Policies and Purchasing Power Parity (PPP). 

2. Global Capital Markets and Regional Trade Zones – The World Bank, Adapting to the Times and the WTO, The Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD), Emerging Markets and Regional Trade Zones and Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC). 

3. International Business Strategies – Free Trade Zones, Multinational Enterprise Structures, The Organizational Structure of a Multinational Company, International Marketing, Phases of International Marketing Involvement, Global Marketing, Demographic Factors Affecting International Trade, Ageing and Comparative Advantage and Changes in Labour Force Composition. 

4. Demographic Factors / International Accounting / Cross Border HR Management – International Accounting and Transfer Pricing, Basic Issues Underlying Transfer Pricing, Global Transfer Pricing Regimes and How to Implement a Cross-Border Resources Policy. 

5. International Business Instruments and Agreements – International Business Instruments, Trade Terms, International Shipping and Freight Forwarders and its Fundamental Role, Cross Border Agreements, Taxable Presence, Accounting Issues, Managing VAT/GST Through Centralized Teams and Value for Customs. 

Each of these segments includes practical cases and quizzes aiming to strengthen your knowledge.

Follow along as we provide you with the skills to effectively evaluate, manage, and design the international business knowledge and functions to contribute to a firm’s future direction through applying modern thought.

Why wait? Don't miss this fantastic opportunity!


What will you learn in this course:

  • In this course you will understand and evaluate the role of economic analysis within international business business contexts and appreciate the economic underpinnings of business strategy in international settings
  • In this course you will learn how to analyse and synthesize various models of competitive analysis to assess strategic behaviour in international business
  • In this course you will learn how to analyse and evaluate the complex competitive scenarios at both the firm and industry level to international business
  • This course will equip you with theoretical and practical knowledge of competitive strategies in the context of globalisation, particularly major entry and exit strategies of international business
  • In this course you will learn to critically evaluate information from a wide range of sources to demonstrate research skills, show initiative in consulting the academic literature and demonstrate the capacity to document the outcomes in international econ


What are the prerequisites for this course?

  • Computer with an Internet connection.
  • PDF reading software, such as free Adobe Reader.
International Business: Applied Fundamentals


Check out the detailed breakdown of what’s inside the course

International Economics and Trade Theory
11 Lectures
  • play icon Lecture 1.1: International Business General Concepts 02:38 02:38
  • play icon Lecture 1.2: The Importance of International Business 03:56 03:56
  • play icon Lecture 1.3: Globalisation of Commerce 02:46 02:46
  • play icon Lecture 1.4: International Economics and Trade Theory 06:53 06:53
  • play icon Lecture 1.5: Comparative Advantage of Nations 02:50 02:50
  • play icon Lecture 1.6: Comparative Advantage versus Absolute Advantage lecture 03:40 03:40
  • play icon Lecture 1.7: Strategies for Entering and Developing International Markets 03:48 03:48
  • play icon Lecture 1.8: Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) 06:30 06:30
  • play icon Lecture 1.9: Foreign Exchange Markets and International Monetary System 04:28 04:28
  • play icon Lecture 1.10: Exchange Rate Policies 04:28 04:28
  • play icon Lecture 1.11: Purchasing Power Parity (PPP) 03:42 03:42
Global Capital Markets and Regional Trade Zones
6 Lectures
International Business Strategies
10 Lectures
Demographic Factors / International Accounting / Cross Border HR Management
4 Lectures
International Business Instruments and Agreements
9 Lectures
Case Study
1 Lectures

Instructor Details

Sentinel | 9

Sentinel | 9

Business Education

Sentinel | 9 is now offering educational courses and specialised modules from its industry-leading university-level Business program. This package is usually provided via Higher Education partners, where it comes with a Degree upon completion. However, for individuals seeking valuable education and knowledge without the hassle of enrolling in university, Sentinel | 9 has redeveloped its resources into easily accessible learning content.

These resources are a perfect fit for individuals who want to sharpen their business skills, learn about new practices in business or wish to educate themselves in something new. The Sentinel | 9 material is developed with consultation from industry experts, professorial, doctoral, and postdoctoral in-house academics to ensure learning is of the highest quality.

Through this offering, users will now have access to high-quality, practical, on-demand resources across all aspects of business, including business strategy, business law, finance, marketing strategy, economics, organisation behaviour, leadership, human resources, accounting and more.

Course Certificate

User your certification to make a career change or to advance in your current career. Salaries are among the highest in the world.

sample Tutorialspoint certificate

Our students work
with the Best

Related Video Courses

View More

Annual Membership

Become a valued member of Tutorials Point and enjoy unlimited access to our vast library of top-rated Video Courses

Subscribe now
People having fun around a laptop

Online Certifications

Master prominent technologies at full length and become a valued certified professional.

Explore Now
People having fun around a laptop

Talk to us