Courses Master Display 2014-2015
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|Course title||Alliances and M&As|
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|Language of instruction||English|
Students will have obtained state-of-the-art knowledge on alliances and M&As in terms of both academic contributions and more practitioner's oriented knowledge. M&As and alliances are discussed from various theoretical perspectives. Through presentations students have learned to combine different perspectvies, analyse academic texts and relate them to real-life cases.
The purpose of this course is to give students a better understanding of both structural aspects of alliances and M&As and the process of setting up these specific forms of inter-firm relationships. Several aspects of alliances and M&As will be taught such as:
- strategic management of these inter-firm relationships
Students will be tested on both literature and the content of the lectures.
A range of papers from management journals
Courses and workload are very demanding for all IB Master courses. Exchange students need to have obtained a bachelor degree with a major in Business. Exchange students need to major in strategy in their Master.
An advanced level of English
|Teaching methods (indicative; course manual is definitive)||PBL / Presentation / Lecture / Groupwork|
|Assessment methods (indicative; course manual is definitive)||Final Paper|
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