Examines both the opportunities and threats generated through globalization. Explores the business sector’s response to issues such as global crises, environmental concerns, global competition, market trends and product development. Investigates business trends and issues, with particular attention to cultural, socio-economic, geopolitical and environmental contexts within a global context. Focuses on the developed and developing world as business management and operational issues are looked at in both. Pre-requisites: STNL300A, STNL301A. Co-requisites; STNL311, STNL313.