In this badge, students will learn about globalization, its causes, and its impact on different stakeholders. Badge content will include an analysis of the history of globalization, and its effects, both positive and negative, on different stakeholders in society.
Upon completion of the badge students will be able to:
- Describe globalization and its causes
- Explain how recent social and technological changes have affected the process of globalization
- Analyze how globalization has affected different stakeholders (local businesses, multinationals, governments, customers, suppliers, local communities etc.) in different economies
- Reflect on how globalization has affected you personally
Success in this 0.5 credit hour course is based on the expectation that students will spend, for each unit of credit, a minimum of 7.5 hours over the length of the course in direct instruction as provided by the instructor and an additional 15 hours outside of class reading, reflecting, and evaluating the topics for a total of 22.5 hours.
Grading Scale: Badge/No Badge
Evaluation: 100% completion of badge criteria