University of London

International Business Capstone

This course is part of International Business Essentials Specialization

Taught in English

Some content may not be translated

Barry McCarthy

Instructor: Barry McCarthy

3,780 already enrolled

Included with Coursera Plus


Gain insight into a topic and learn the fundamentals


(102 reviews)

11 hours (approximately)
Flexible schedule
Learn at your own pace

Details to know

Shareable certificate

Add to your LinkedIn profile


2 quizzes


Gain insight into a topic and learn the fundamentals


(102 reviews)

11 hours (approximately)
Flexible schedule
Learn at your own pace

See how employees at top companies are mastering in-demand skills


Build your subject-matter expertise

This course is part of the International Business Essentials Specialization
When you enroll in this course, you'll also be enrolled in this Specialization.
  • Learn new concepts from industry experts
  • Gain a foundational understanding of a subject or tool
  • Develop job-relevant skills with hands-on projects
  • Earn a shareable career certificate

Earn a career certificate

Add this credential to your LinkedIn profile, resume, or CV

Share it on social media and in your performance review


There are 5 modules in this course

This week will focus on the business plan itself, including its formulation, implementation, and control.

What's included

15 videos3 readings2 quizzes1 peer review

This week will include concepts such as the income statement, the balance sheet, and the cash flow statement.

What's included

15 videos4 readings1 peer review

This week will investigate the internal information needed for business planning, including costs, break-even analysis, and pricing.

What's included

6 videos1 peer review

This week will look at the importance of having a customer focus, such as identifying the customer, consumer behaviour, and market segmentation.

What's included

12 videos1 peer review1 discussion prompt

Week five will cover managing performance, including ratios, variance analysis, and non-financial factors.

What's included

5 videos1 peer review


Instructor ratings
4.9 (15 ratings)
Barry McCarthy
University of London
1 Course3,780 learners

Offered by

Recommended if you're interested in Business Essentials

Why people choose Coursera for their career

Felipe M.
Learner since 2018
"To be able to take courses at my own pace and rhythm has been an amazing experience. I can learn whenever it fits my schedule and mood."
Jennifer J.
Learner since 2020
"I directly applied the concepts and skills I learned from my courses to an exciting new project at work."
Larry W.
Learner since 2021
"When I need courses on topics that my university doesn't offer, Coursera is one of the best places to go."
Chaitanya A.
"Learning isn't just about being better at your job: it's so much more than that. Coursera allows me to learn without limits."

Learner reviews

Showing 3 of 102


102 reviews

  • 5 stars


  • 4 stars


  • 3 stars


  • 2 stars


  • 1 star



Reviewed on Jun 12, 2021


Reviewed on Sep 15, 2017


Reviewed on Jul 25, 2017

New to Business Essentials? Start here.


Open new doors with Coursera Plus

Unlimited access to 7,000+ world-class courses, hands-on projects, and job-ready certificate programs - all included in your subscription

Advance your career with an online degree

Earn a degree from world-class universities - 100% online

Join over 3,400 global companies that choose Coursera for Business

Upskill your employees to excel in the digital economy

Frequently asked questions