International Business & Law

Course typeExchange
Course sectorLaw
Course duration5 months
ECTS30
SemesterFall (Sept. - Jan.)
LocationEnschede
For partners ofSchool of Governance, Law & Urban Development

Students International Business and Law working together at SaxionThis exchange programme provides you with up-to-date knowledge and skills at the interface of Business & Law.  This programme includes the legal aspects of international business relations, compliance and business culture, ethics & negotiations.
The programme aims to offer Bachelor students in related fields, like Business, International Relations, European studies, Public Administration,  HRM and Marketing a solid basis in the legal, cultural en ethical aspects of international business.  We invite you for an inspiring semester at Saxion.
By participating in this programme, you will gain practical expertise in resolving problems and facing business challenges. Together with peers from all over the world, you can improve your international communication, negotiation and management skills in an intercultural and international setting.

Students International Business and Law, group 2016-2017
During your exchange semester at Saxion, you deal with real-life case studies and assignments. In this way, you do not only gain knowledge, but also develop relevant professional competencies like negotiating, advising, project management, intercultural communication and translating legal knowledge into practical solutions.
Methods include:

  • Group work
  • Field trip
  • Consultation
  • Presentations
  • Expert meetings
  • Negotiations & role play
  • Lectures


Assignments may concern issues like: legal advice on international business expansion, strategic choices for businesses in the European internal market, suggestions for improving cultural sensitivity of an organisation or sustainable organisational behaviour.

The structure of the programme

  • The contact hours per week are approximately 15-20 h.
  • The courses are highly focused on skills with a fundament of theory;
  • The course is offered in the autumn semester (Sept-Febr) and contains 30 ECTS.

Term

Modules

Credits

Type

1

Integrated Case Study Business

3

Interdisciplinary project

1

Business Ethics

3

Taught module

1

Cultural Diversity Management

3

Taught module

1

European Law

3

Taught module

1

Negotiation and Conflict Management

3

Skills training

Term

Modules

Credits

 

2

Integrated Case Study Law

3

Interdisciplinary project

2

Motivation & Leadership

3

Taught module

2

International Business Law

3

Taught module

2

Management Game

3

Simulation

2

Legal Skills

3

Skills training

 

Total credits

30

 

 

 

Students International Business and Law at SaxionThe exchange programme is open for students of partner universities within Europe (Erasmus) and Non-EU partners of the Saxion School of Governance, Law and Urban Development.

Students are expected to have an English level of at least B2, and need to have finished at least one year of higher education.


Contact

Ms. Drs. G.H. Stegeman

g.h.stegeman@saxion.nl