UNIVERSITY OF CAPE TOWN (UCT)

Import and Export Management online short course

Course starts 6 November 2017

Course information

Registration Closes:
31 October 2017
Course Starts:
6 November 2017
Length:
11 weeks online
Effort:
7-12 hours per week
Price:
ZAR R13,500Options Available
University:
University of Cape Town (UCT)
Language:
English

Course Information

Registration Closes:
31 October 2017
Course Starts:
6 November 2017
Length:
11 weeks online
Effort:
7-12 hours per week
Price:
University:
University of Cape Town (UCT)
Language:
English

Introduction

Master import and export management, react to foreign market changes and adapt to an increasingly global marketplace.

Technological advances, economic changes and shifting consumer demands have reformed the exporting and importing of goods and services today.

Learn to tap into new markets and maximise trade opportunities with this online short course in import and export management.

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What will set you apart

Over the 11 weeks of this short course, you will:

  • Develop your operational and commercial import-export skills, and manage the financial risk and documentation regarding international trade
  • Understand the global trade environment, international trade agreements and customs procedures
  • Acquire international marketing knowledge, including how culture affects import and export demand

Course curriculum

This international trading online short course covers everything from legal frameworks surrounding goods transportation to international sourcing of materials.

  • Orientation module: Welcome to your Online Campus
  • Course Module 1: Global trade environment
  • Course Module 2: Global monetary links
  • Course Module 3: South Africa’s international trade
  • Course Module 4: Cultural factors in international buying and selling
  • Course Module 5: International marketing and sourcing
  • Course Module 6: Financial risk management
  • Course Module 7: International transport and the movement of goods
  • Course Module 8: Incoterms®
  • Course Module 9: Export costing and payment
  • Course Module 10: Import and export documentation and legal procedures
  • Course Module 11: Legal aspects of international trade and effective international agents and traders

Earn a certificate from the University of Cape Town (UCT)

On completion of this course you earn a certificate from a top-tier university as powerful proof of your new competencies and use it to set yourself apart from the rest and get recognised in the job market.

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Your teaching team

At GetSmarter, we improve lives through better education. One of the ways that we achieve this is by bringing rich industry context to an academic environment through our expert facilitation and engagement. We work with university faculty and industry experts to provide a practical, industry lens on the world's leading university subjects.

When do I start?

Our next available short course starts 6 November 2017.

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