The Global Village (Student Version)

The Global Village (Student Version)

This module was developed to introduce students to the important role of international business. Topics include how trade is conducted, social, political and technological trends that affect trade, why countries trade, why companies trade, and how small and medium-sized business compete in the international market.

Student learning is reinforced with a variety of learning activities, including printable activity sheets which can be turned in to an instructor at the end of the program; online exercises which allow students to compare their answers to a model answer; and quizzes that provide instant feedback. Guided Internet exploration activites introduce students to a selection of high-quality Internet resources and allow them to practise their online research skills.

Target Audience:
Secondary school students
90 days / 1 Course Hrs
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This module was developed to introduce students to the important role of international business. Topics include how trade is conducted, social, political and technological trends that affect trade, why countries trade, why companies trade, and how small and medium-sized business compete in the international market.

Student learning is reinforced with a variety of learning activities, including printable activity sheets which can be turned in to an instructor at the end of the program; online exercises which allow students to compare their answers to a model answer; and quizzes that provide instant feedback. Guided Internet exploration activites introduce students to a selection of high-quality Internet resources and allow them to practise their online research skills.

Target Audience:
Secondary school students

Enrollment Options:
Self-Paced
90 days Access Course Code: T3217
No Instructor, Start Anytime
$29.00

Requirements

Our courses are optimized to run on a PC with Windows 98 or higher equipped with Internet Explorer 5.5 or later and connected to the Internet. Ensure you have no pop-up blockers installed. Pentium class computer. 266 MHz processor (300+ MHz recommended). 32 MB RAM (64 MB recommended). Any Windows Based Operating System. SVGA monitor capable of 16-bit colour and 800 x 600 screen resolution. Sound card with speakers or headphones. Internet Explorer 5.5 or greater, or Netscape 7 or greater. Some courses require the Macromedia Flash 6 Player or Shockwave Player. Both players are downloadable for FREE. Minimum 56.6 Kbps Internet connection (High Speed cable, DSL-class or broadband access recommended).