International Business

The units of study listed in the following table are those available for the current year. Students may also include any units of study, which are additional to those currently listed, which appear under these subject areas in the Business School handbook/website in subsequent years (subject to any prerequisite or prohibition rules).

Table of postgraduate units of study: International Business

Unit of study Credit points A: Assumed knowledge P: Prerequisites C: Corequisites N: Prohibition Session

International Business

Master of International Business

Students must complete 60 credit points in units of study, comprising:
(i) 24 credit points in core units of study
(ii) 12 credit points in core international business project units of study; and
(iii) 24 credit points in elective units of study.

Units of study for this course

Core units of study

MIBS6001
Global Business Environment
6    C MIBS6002
N IBUS6001 or IBUS6002


This unit is available only to students enrolled in the Master of International Business.
Semester 1
Semester 2
MIBS6002
Global Management and Culture
6    C MIBS6001
N IBUS6001 or IBUS6002


This unit is available only to students enrolled in the Master of International Business.
Semester 1
Semester 2
MIBS6003
Global Strategy
6    P MIBS6001 and MIBS6002
C MIBS6004
N IBUS6001 or IBUS6002


This unit is available only to students enrolled in the Master of International Business.
Semester 1
Semester 2
MIBS6004
Managing Global Operations
6    P MIBS6001 and MIBS6002
C MIBS6003


This unit is available only to students enrolled in the Master of International Business.
Semester 1
Semester 2

International Business Project (core)

Students complete two 6-credit point core international business project units of study.
MIBS6005
International Business Project A
6    P MIBS6001 and MIBS6002 and MIBS6003 and MIBS6004
C MIBS6006
N IBUS6001 or IBUS6002
Intensive December
Intensive July
MIBS6006
International Business Project B
6    P MIBS6001 and MIBS6002 and MIBS6003 and MIBS6004
C MIBS6005
N IBUS6001 or IBUS6002


This unit is available only to students enrolled in the Master of International Business.
Intensive December
Intensive July

Elective units of study

ACCT6002, FINC6013, and MKTG6013 all require relevant background knowledge, students must apply to enrol via the Special Permissions process in their Sydney Student portal.
ACCT6002
International Accounting
6    A Accounting standards and their application
P ACCT6001
Semester 1
Semester 2
CLAW6030
China's Legal Environment for Business
6      Semester 1
CLAW6033
International Business Tax Strategy
6      Semester 2
FINC6013
International Business Finance
6    P FINC5001
Semester 1
IBUS6003
Managing International Risk
6      Semester 2
IBUS6004
International Business Alliances
6      Semester 1
IBUS6005
Ethical International Business Decisions
6      Semester 1
IBUS6006
Comparative International Management
6      Semester 2
IBUS6008
Export Management
6      Semester 2
IBUS6011
New Business Opportunities and Startups
6    A IBUS5002, or completion of at least 24 credit points
N IBUS5011 or WORK6112
Semester 1
Semester 2
IBUS6016
Social Entrepreneurship
6    A IBUS5002, or completion of at least 24 credit points
Semester 2
IBUS6018
Business Negotiations
6   

This unit is only available in the Semester 2 session to students enrolled in the Master of Management (CEMS) / MIM (CEMS) stream.
Intensive September
Semester 1
Semester 2
IBUS6019
Strategy and Emerging Markets
6      Semester 1
Semester 2
IBUS6020
Enterprise Management in China
6    N CHSC6902
Semester 1
Semester 2
IBUS6022
Business and Management in India
6      Semester 2
MKTG6013
International and Global Marketing
6    P MKTG5001
Semester 1
Semester 2
WORK6111
Management Consulting
6    A Knowledge is assumed in the areas of basic business strategy and organisational change. It is recommended that students enrolling in this Unit will have completed either or both of the following or similar Units: WORK6026 Organisational Change and Development, WORK6002 Foundations of Strategic Management.
Semester 2a
WORK6130
Leadership in Organisations
6    N ECOF5807 or ECOF6090
Semester 1