International Business Transactions (M3110)
15 credits, Level 6
This module focuses on the international sale of goods which are transported by land, sea and air.
Due to time constraints, this module only deals with carriage by sea.
We will consider the main trade terms used in international sales contracts (common law and INCOTERMS), the essential elements of contracts of carriage of goods by sea, cargo insurance and key aspects of the financing of international sales transactions (mainly UCP 600).
75%: Coursework (Essay)
25%: Examination (Unseen examination)
Contact hours and workload
This module is 150 hours of work. This breaks down into 21 hours of contact time and 129 hours of independent study.
This module is running in the academic year 2019/20. We also plan to offer it in future academic years. It may become unavailable due to staff availability, student demand or updates to our curriculum. We’ll make sure to let our applicants know of such changes to modules at the earliest opportunity.