International Business
Program Code: (International) Length of Program: Two-Year Awarded Upon Completion: Ontario College Diploma
Term 1 ACC-1093 Accounting Concepts I COM-1013 Critical Thinking & Writing ECO-1503 Principles of Economics BUS-1234 Computer Applications for Business MTH-1223 Business Mathematics WDI-1001 Workplace Diversity Term 2 ACC-2104 Accounting Concepts II MKT-1143 Marketing Fundamentals PHL-1253 Ethical Leadership & Critical Decision Making JSS-1001 Job Search & Success MTH-2223 Business Mathematics II GED-XXX3 General Education Elective Academic Break Academic Break Term 3 FIN-1013 Financial Analysis and Budgeting INT-1113 Feasibility of International Trade INT-1123 Global Value Chain LAW-1003 Business Law CFF-2013 International Transportation and Trade (ITT) GED-XXX3 General Education Elective Term 4 INT-3133 International Market Entry Strategies INT-3143 Development of Products and Services for an International Market FIN-3163 International Trade Finance GED-XXX3 General Education Elective INT-3153 International Sales and Marketing CFF-3023 Essentials of Freight Forwarding (EFF)

The Lambton College International Business, Ontario College Diploma program prepares graduates for exciting and rewarding careers in the global workplace. Students will study foundational business knowledge as well as gain specialized global business knowledge and communications skills required to work in a career in international business.

In the first year, students will be introduced to business courses in marketing, accounting, computer applications, business principles and ethics. Important studies in business communications and mathematics round out the year. The second year will move into international business courses that deal with topics such as international commerce, global supply chain documentation, sales of goods, and marketing from an international trade perspective. Graduates will gain specialized career expertise, technical knowledge and skills in international business.

Upon meeting graduation requirements, pending accreditation approval graduates will possess the necessary course preparation to apply for the Diploma in International Trade from the Forum for International Trade Trading (FITT). This program enables students to fulfill the educational component for Certified International Trade Professional (CITP)® designation from FITT as well as the Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM)®. See the FITT website and the Project Management Institute (PMI)® website for additional requirements such as, mandatory examination and work experience to complete the designations. Separate registration, eligibility and fees determined by FITT and the (PMI)® will apply.

Certified Associate in Project Management is a registered mark of the Project Management Institute Inc.

Admission Requirements

O.S.S.D. or equivalent, with:

Employment Opportunities

Career positions may include, but are not limited to: Supply Chain, Customs Broker, Cargo Broker, Import/Export Officer, Trade Agent, Purchasing Agent, Purchasing Officer, International Sales.

Tuition Fees

Please visit the international tuition fee section for individual program fees. For more information regarding tuition, please contact or 519-542-7751 ext 3018.