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International Business: Year 2


The second year consists of two semesters, covering two different themes: International Business Planning, and International Business Strategy. In the first half of the year, you will dive into themes like organisational science and organisation processes with regards to supply chain optimisation. In a diverse group of students and lecturers, you will do an assignment for a client from the industry. You will learn to collect and analyse data. 

The second part of the year is about gaining in-depth knowledge of company processes and developing your strategic views of the present and the future. You will also expand your knowledge of marketing, sales, and finance. You will be able to use this knowledge immediately by working together with a company with international ambitions. You also learn a third foreign language if you are studying in Emmen. 

This year contains the following themes:

  • Organisation &  people
  • Marketing
  • Sales
  • Finance & Accounting
  • Personal development
  • Supply chain optimisation
  • Intercultural awareness
  • English business communication

(NHL Stenden University of Applied Science, z.d.)