Management of European Companies (Business Cases)

llsms2062  2019-2020  Louvain-la-Neuve

Management of European Companies (Business Cases)
Note from June 29, 2020
Although we do not yet know how long the social distancing related to the Covid-19 pandemic will last, and regardless of the changes that had to be made in the evaluation of the June 2020 session in relation to what is provided for in this learning unit description, new learnig unit evaluation methods may still be adopted by the teachers; details of these methods have been - or will be - communicated to the students by the teachers, as soon as possible.
5 credits
30.0 h
Main themes
The course develops the main themes which critically matter for European companies today (globalization, delocation, organizational choices, international competitiveness).

At the end of this learning unit, the student is able to :


By the end of the class, students should have a deep understanding of management issuesfor European companies committed in international competitiveness.


The contribution of this Teaching Unit to the development and command of the skills and learning outcomes of the programme(s) can be accessed at the end of this sheet, in the section entitled “Programmes/courses offering this Teaching Unit”.
Summary, content and methods Main topics : - European Management and international competitiveness ; - European Management and globization; - European Management and European integration. The course will be strongly oriented towards case studies and team work.. Methods In-class activities 1 Lectures 1 Project based learning At home activities 1 Readings to prepare the lecture 1 Students presentation
Evaluation methods
Continuous evaluation
  • Date: Early December
  • Type of evaluation: Group Work
  • Comments: No
Evaluation week
  • Oral: No
  • Written: No
  • Unavailability or comments: No
Examination session
  • Oral: No
  • Written: No
  • Unavailability or comments: No
Other information
Prerequisites (ideally in terms of competiencies) Evaluation : Support : References : Internationalisation 1 international content (does the course tackle international issues related to the course content ?) Skills 1 presentation skills 1 team work Techniques and tools for teaching and learning 1 Internet work
Faculty or entity

Programmes / formations proposant cette unité d'enseignement (UE)

Title of the programme
Master [120] in European Studies

Master [120] in Multilingual Communication

Master [120] in Management

Master [120] in Management

Specialised master in European Business and Economic Policy