Global Professional Practices
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Level: Undergraduate
Division: Parsons The New School for Design
School: School of Design Strategies
Department: Design & Management
Course Number: PUDM 3420
Course Format: Seminar
Location: NYC campus
Permission Required: No
Topics:
  • Business & Finance
  • Management & Organizations
  • Management & Business
Description:
This course introduces guidelines for professional practice in international contexts. Topics addressed include understanding regulations to maximizing the functioning of teams in various locations, intercultural management with its challenges, and the potentials of cross-cultural fertilization. Case scenarios will investigate global corporate responsibility in supply chain management as well as the auditing of work conditions and productivity. Students will not only explore methods to understand local demands helping companies to make product and service specific decisions; cultural context will be researched to support efficient local structures and new local economies that contribute to new global perspectives.
Course Open to: Degree Students with Restrictions
Course Pre/Co-requisites:
Open to: All School of Design Strategies undergraduate degree students; other students with permission of BBA in Strategic Design and Management program.
Restrictions:

Level

Open to Undergraduate students.

Major

Open to Strategic Design & Management students.

Open to Environmental Studies students.

Open to Integrated Design Curriculum students.

Open to Urban Design students.