Managing Intern. Bus. Organizations Game

Faculteit Economie en Bedrijfskunde
Jaar 2017/18
Vakcode EBB638B05
Vaknaam Managing Intern. Bus. Organizations Game
Niveau(s) bachelor, uitwisseling
Voertaal Engels
Periode semester II b (en semester I b)
ECTS 5
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Uitgebreide vaknaam Managing Intern. Bus. Organizations Game
Leerdoelen Upon completion of the course the student is able to:
1. Analyze the current position of a business in relation to its strategy.
2. Translate strategic ends into necessary actions to achieve these ends
3. Evaluate to what extent a given business plan is effective in achieving its goals
4. Make and present an outline of a business plan.
Omschrijving The course consists of weekly lectures, tutorials a business panel session and an exam.
• The lectures orientate on the basic topics of the course and are based on the assigned literature in the Virtual Reader (see Nestor) • Three of the lectures will be given by Managers from MNE’s , who will present the internationalization path of their respective companies. Also , they will present in more detail a problem relevant to the international position of their company.
• Students have to write an essay about the market position and performance of one of the companies and present a plan which addresses the problem as outline by guest lecturer of that company. The last tutorial is in the form of a business panel, where business managers will be presented the best plans, as pre-selected by tutors.

• During the course, students will be trained to present their results in a convincing way to the business panel. They will learn to do the presentation in such a way that the panel is not only informed, but also prepared to accept the results.
Uren per week 5
Onderwijsvorm hoorcolleges, werkcolleges
(quest lectures)
Toetsvorm opdracht(en), presentatie(s), schriftelijk tentamen
((group assignment(s), group presentation(s), written exam with open and MC questions. Attendance of Guest Lectures and tutorials is mandatory.))
Vaksoort bachelor
Coördinator drs. A. Visscher
Docent(en) M. Astarlioglu , Gastdocent(en) ,drs. M.M. Kroese , P.J. Marques Morgado ,drs. A. Visscher ,dr. G.B.W. Willenborg
Verplichte literatuur
Titel Auteur ISBN Prijs
Virtual reader, Available on Nestor Various authors
Entreevoorwaarden Students are supposed to grasp the essentials of articles published in peer-reviewed journals and to have developed basic presentation skills. Courses in finance, marketing, organization structure and operations have been followed with success.
Opmerkingen This course is offered in semester 1.2 and 2.2. Pre-MSc student can take this course in semester 2.2 only.
Contact through the GEM secretariat, by e-mail gem.feb@rug.nl or by phone: + 31 50 363 3458 room 538 in the Duisenberg Building
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Opleiding Jaar Periode Type
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Courses open to Exchange Students (BSc)  ( Courses open to Exchange Students (BSc) without limited access) 3 semester I b keuze
Courses open to Exchange Students (BSc)  ( Courses open to Exchange Students (BSc) without limited access) 3 semester II b keuze
DD BSc IB - ITB, Bandung (1,5-jarig programma)  (basisprogramma voor DD-studenten uit Bandung) 2 semester II b verplicht
DD BSc IB - KEDGE Business School, Bordeaux (4-jarig programma)  (basisprogramma voor studenten uit Bordeaux) 4 semester II b verplicht
DD BSc IB - KEDGE Business School, Bordeaux (4-jarig programma)  (basisprogramma voor studenten van FEB) 4 semester II b verplicht
DD BSc IB - Universitas Gadjah Mada, Yogyakarta (1,5-jarig programma)  (basisprogramma voor DD-studenten uit Yogyakarta) 2 semester I b verplicht
DD BSc IB - Universitas Indonesia, Jakarta (1,5-jarig programma)  (basisprogramma voor DD-studenten uit Jakarta) 2 semester I b verplicht
DD BSc IB - Universitas Indonesia, Jakarta (2-jarig programma)  (basisprogramma voor DD-studenten uit Jakarta) 2 semester I b verplicht
Pre-MSc-programma’s FEB  (Pre-MSc International Business & Management/IB&M) 1 semester II b verplicht
Pre-MSc-programma’s FEB  (Pre-MSc International Financial Management/IFM) 1 semester II b verplicht