Business and Culture in China
Business and Culture in China examines the position of China within the global economy and how it is leapfrogging development in some areas. This course covers China’s history, civic culture, and public, private, and for-profit sectors, providing learners with the unique and complex components of China’s past, present, and potential on the world economic stage.
Through the lens of various stakeholders—those internal and external to business enterprises and those who engage in market-based and non-market-based transactions to influence business—learners acquire a practical literacy which prepares them to engage in business within and among Chinese employers, employees, and business partners. Learners gain an understanding of the specific drivers of economic growth and opportunity in China.
max. 8 weeks
Estimated time per week
Business Managers, CEOs, Managing Directors
What will I learn?
Describe the business environment in China including its traditions, systems, and society
Explain how businesses operate in China from a “stakeholder” perspective of market, non-market, internal, and external perspectives
Apply knowledge of the complexities of contrasting cultures to navigate complex business challenges across national borders
Identify the micro and macro forces shaping international business between China and other countries, both in supporting and resisting globalization
Analyze current conditions in China and evaluate present and future opportunities and risks for international business activities
Create a business case for an international business or a venture through partnerships originating in China
How will I learn?
What support will I receive?
When you have a dedicated team on your side, you'll never be alone studying at Nexford. Hailing from many different countries and with online education expertise, our faculty provides you world-class support. Ask them questions during one-to-one office hours or live chat , email them any time, and get individual feedback on your assessments.
Whilst you’re learning, you’ll also have full access to the Nexford online library, which includes access to millions of full-text articles, industry reports and key sources such as the Wall Street Journal, the Financial Times and The Economist.
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