IBUS 100 Global Trade and Logistics I (3 units)
Covers concepts that are important to managers who are actively exporting or importing
goods or are otherwise involved in international trade operations. All relevant issues
are thoroughly explored, including documentation, terms of payment, terms of trade
(Incoterms), exchange rate exposure, international insurance, customs clearance, agency
and distributorship sales contracts, packaging, transportation, and security issues.
IBUS 101 Global Trade and Logistics II (3 units)
Covers the concepts of drivers in the industry sectors of cost, competition, market
and technology. These drivers are important to managers who are actively exporting
or importing goods or are otherwise involved in international trade operations. All
relevant issues are thoroughly explored, including documentation, terms of payment,
terms of trade (Incoterms), exchange rate exposure, international insurance, customs
clearance, agency and distributorship sales contracts, packaging, transportation,
and security issues.
IBUS 102 Customs Brokerage and Procedures I (3 units)
An introduction to international purchase-sale agreement negotiations, use of Incoterms,
foreign exchange and collections, an introduction to international supply chains and
cargo transportation, and cargo risk management. The course will include: Foreign
custom laws, industry standards, leases, consignments, marine air and casualty insurance,
and methods of transportation.
IBUS 103 Customs Brokerage and Procedures II (3 units)
An overview of U.S. Customs Regulations, rules, procedures, and the risks and responsibilities
of importing goods into the United States. Topics covered include: Foreign Trade
Zones, Free Trade Agreements, Special Entry Procedures, Transportation Entries, Duty
Free and Reduced Duty programs, record keeping requirements.
IBUS 104 Principles of Customs Compliance (3 units)
An introduction to customs brokerage. Students will study The Code of Federal Regulations
Title 19 which contains the codified Federal laws and regulations governing the customs
duties. The course will also provide an overview of business concepts and procedures
involved in importing merchandise into the United States.
IBUS 113 Introduction to Supply Chain Management (3 units)
Introduction to Supply Chain Management: Tools and techniques for design and improvement
of supply chain management; optimal use of information, materials, and technology
to improve efficiency and reduce costs; integration of outside suppliers and customers
into an organization’s supply chain.
IBUS 115 Computerized Logistics (3 units)
Introduction to available software programs used in the logistics sector. Students
will learn about areas of supply chain management, manufacturing, planning and control,
and logistics industry. Course content will introduce industry practices and standards
using software applications for enterprise resource planning, demand planning, and
IBUS 200 Introduction to International Business (3 units)
An introduction to international business strategy and management. Topics includes
international trade theory and how companies develop competitive advantage in international
markets, production and financial management, and risk management.
IBUS 210 International Finance (3 units)
Introduction to and examination of the theoretical aspects of international trade
finance. Includes topics such as different types of lenders, domestic and foreign
government assistance programs for trade assistance, methods of payment, trade financing,
examination of the theoretical, historical and cultural aspects in International Trade
IBUS 243 Legal Environment of International Business (3 units)
Introduction to various topics related to the legal implications of the financial,
economic, cultural, and political environment of international business. Students
will develop a theoretical and practical approach to doing business as a multinational
company in a global environment.