CrossCultural Management

Faculteit Economie en Bedrijfskunde
Jaar 2018/19
Vakcode EBB036A05
Vaknaam CrossCultural Management
Niveau(s) bachelor, uitwisseling
Voertaal Engels
Periode semester I b
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Uitgebreide vaknaam CrossCultural Management
Leerdoelen Upon completion of this course, students should be able to
1. Understand different cultures thoroughly
2. Understand how norms and values affect managerial decision-making
3. Appreciate the intricate nature of cross-cultural managerial encounters
4. Analyze business cases and link the contents of these to theories regarding cross-cultural management
5. Work productively in teams with an international composition
Omschrijving The course provides an overview of the foundations of cross cultural sociology and psychology, and the more recent application of cross cultural analysis in the context of international business and management. The role and meaning of values, differences in values between countries, as well as the convergence / divergence debate in cross cultural management are discussed.
Uren per week 4
Onderwijsvorm hoorcolleges, werkcolleges, zelfstudie
Toetsvorm opdracht(en), schriftelijk tentamen met meerkeuzevragen, schriftelijk tentamen met open vragen
(Group assignments)
Vaksoort bachelor
Coördinator dr. K. van Veen
Docent(en) dr. K. van Veen
Verplichte literatuur
Titel Auteur ISBN Prijs
Cross-Cultural Management: Essential concepts, 2018, 4th edition (International Student Edition) Thomas, D.C., M.F. Peterson 9781506387529 ca. €  65,00
Reader with a list of relevant academic articles and chapters Various
Entreevoorwaarden Only BSc IB students and FEB exchange students (see degree programme for complete list) are allowed to participate.
Opmerkingen Contact through the GEM secretariat: e-mail, phone +31(0)50 363 3458
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Opleiding Jaar Periode Type
BSc International Business/IB  (basisprogramma BSc IB) 2 semester I b verplicht
Courses open to Exchange Students (BSc)  ( Courses open to Exchange Students (BSc) without limited access) 2 semester I b keuze
DD BSc IB - ITB, Bandung (1,5-jarig)  (basisprogramma voor DD-studenten uit Bandung) 1 semester I b verplicht
DD BSc IB - KEDGE Business School, Bordeaux (4-jarig)  (basisprogramma voor studenten uit Bordeaux) 3 semester I b verplicht
DD BSc IB - Universitas Gadjah Mada, Yogyakarta (1,5-jarig)  (basisprogramma voor DD-studenten uit Yogyakarta) 1 semester I b verplicht
DD BSc IB - Universitas Indonesia, Jakarta (1,5-jarig)  (basisprogramma voor DD-studenten uit Jakarta) 1 semester I b verplicht
DD BSc IB - Universitas Indonesia, Jakarta (2-jarig)  (basisprogramma voor DD-studenten uit Jakarta) 1 semester I b verplicht
Liberal Arts and Sciences  (Year 2 Social Sciences) - semester I b keuze