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Skills you will gain

Mergers And Acquisitions (M&A)DiversificationGlobal StrategyCorporate GovernanceStrategic Management

Learner Career Outcomes

20%

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20%

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100% online
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Flexible deadlines
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Approx. 10 hours to complete
English

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University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

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This course is part of the 100% online Master of Business Administration (iMBA) from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. If you are admitted to the full program, your courses count towards your degree learning.

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

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Week
1

Week 1

1 hour to complete

Course Orientation

1 hour to complete
1 video (Total 2 min), 4 readings, 1 quiz
1 video
4 readings
Syllabus10m
About the Discussion Forums10m
Updating Your Profile10m
Social Media10m
1 practice exercise
Orientation Quiz16m
2 hours to complete

Module 1: Corporate Scope

2 hours to complete
8 videos (Total 65 min), 2 readings, 1 quiz
8 videos
Vertical Scope Part 18m
Vertical Scope Part 211m
Horizontal Scope Part 18m
Horizontal Scope Part 210m
Horizontal Scope Part 313m
Managing Integrated Firms8m
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2 readings
Module 1 Overview10m
Module 1 Readings10m
1 practice exercise
Module 1 Graded Quiz10m
Week
2

Week 2

4 hours to complete

Module 2: Corporate Transactions

4 hours to complete
11 videos (Total 97 min), 2 readings, 2 quizzes
11 videos
Mergers and Acquisitions Part 113m
Mergers and Acquisitions Part 211m
Mergers and Acquisitions Part 37m
Divestitures12m
Strategic Alliances11m
A Portfolio View5m
Jamie Cleghorn Interview11m
Brett Conradt Interview7m
Disney Case9m
Disney Case Wrap Up2m
2 readings
Module 2 Overview10m
Module 2 Readings10m
1 practice exercise
Module 2 Graded Quiz10m
Week
3

Week 3

2 hours to complete

Module 3: Global Strategy

2 hours to complete
5 videos (Total 51 min), 2 readings, 1 quiz
5 videos
Foreign Market Entry Part 113m
Foreign Market Entry Part 26m
National Origins of Competitive Advantage6m
MNE Strategies16m
2 readings
Module 3 Overview10m
Module 3 Readings10m
1 practice exercise
Module 3 Graded Quiz30m
Week
4

Week 4

2 hours to complete

Module 4: Stakeholders and Governance

2 hours to complete
5 videos (Total 51 min), 3 readings, 1 quiz
5 videos
Corporate Social Responsibility13m
Mechanisms of Corporate Governance13m
Recent Developments6m
Gies Online Programs3m
3 readings
Module 4 Overview10m
Module 4 Readings10m
Congratulations!10m
1 practice exercise
Module 4 Graded Quiz10m

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