International Business Management – Logistics System

Program Introduction

Program Code: M999
Campus: Ace Acumen Campuses – Toronto

This two-year post-graduate program in International Business Management – Logistics enables graduates to enter the industry as business professionals, capable of investigating target market demands and determining the best opportunities for export. This program builds the necessary skills to understand, monitor, and influence the effective and efficient movement of goods and services across international borders. Employers are looking for graduates who can analyze financial statements, manage cash flow and apply the most appropriate International Commercial Terms to transfer the cost and risk when moving goods from the seller to the buyer. Graduates will be well prepared to develop viable market entry strategies for foreign markets and to create project management plans for international ventures. These capabilities will offer the competitive advantage that today’s global organizations need.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

Ontario College Diploma, Ontario College Advanced Diploma, Degree, or equivalent.

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

Graduates will qualify for entry positions including international trade research assistant, international marketing manager, account manager, freight dispatcher, transport logistics controller, supply chain analyst, inventory control specialist, warehouse manager, purchasing officer, and supply chain consultant.International Students
The language proficiency requirement is IELTS 6.0 with no band lower than 5.5, or PTE (Pearson Test of English) Level 54, or TOEFL paper-based test (PBT) score of 550, or internet-based test (iBT) score of 78, or computer-based test (CBT) score of 213, Duolingo score of 100.

Courses

Semester 1

CodeTitleCredits
IBM100  INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS MANAGEMENT3
IBM110  LEADERSHIP DEVELOPMENT FOR GLOBAL MANAGERS3
IBM120  PRODUCT AND SERVICE DEVELOPMENT3
IBM130  FEASIBILITY OF INTERNATIONAL TRADE4
IBM150  BUSINESS COMMUNICATION AND REPORT WRITING3
IBM160  CANADIAN BUSINESS: PROFILE & PRACTICES3

Semester 2

CodeTitleCredits
IBM200  INTERNATIONAL TRADE, ECONOMICS AND CURRENT TOPICS3
IBM210  INTERNATIONAL MARKET ENTRY STRATEGIES3
IBM220  GLOBAL VALUE CHAIN3
IBM230  INTERNATIONAL TRADE FINANCE3
IBM250  INTERNATIONAL MARKETING AND SALES3
IBM260  INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS SIMULATION6

Semester 3

CodeTitleCredits
IBM1000  OPERATIONS AND SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT3
IBM1001  LEGAL ASPECTS OF TRANSPORTATION MANAGEMENT2
IBM1002  ESSENTIALS OF FREIGHT FORWARDING3
IBM1003  PROCUREMENT COMPETITIVE BIDDING AND CONTRACT MANAGEMENT3
IBM1004  TRANSPORTATION MANAGEMENT: DOMESTIC AND INTERNATIONAL3
IBM1005  TRANSPORTATION AND TRADE3
IBM1006  COMMUNICATIONS AND NEGOTIATIONS3

Semester 4

CodeTitleCredits
IBM2000  THE CANADIAN CUSTOM’S PROCESS4
IBM2001  SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT MARKET4
IBM2010  ACCOUNTING AND FINANCIAL CONCEPTS3
IBM2003  LOGISTICS MANAGEMENT3
IBM2004  SPECIALIZED FREIGHT SERVICES3
IBM2012  CAPSTONE PROJECT3