MGT 185 – The International Business Experience (3 credits)
Start learning the skills you’ll need to succeed
in an increasingly diverse and global business
environment! Through lectures, class discussion,
and presentations by guest speakers, this
intensive, three-credit course will provide an
introduction to international marketing, finance,
As a student in the course, you will participate in
an engaging business simulation, in which you’ll
experience the decision-making that occurs in
an international business enterprise. Working
in teams under the supervision of expert faculty,
students will create a marketing plan to launch
a new business in an international market.
They will be guided through the entire process
of running an international business – from
capital investments to manufacturing, financial
management, and global marketing.
The course will also involve field trips and
meetings with business leaders at sites throughout
the greater Washington, DC, area, including
embassies and international trade commissions.