Studying at the University of Verona

Here you can find information on the organisational aspects of the Programme, lecture timetables, learning activities and useful contact details for your time at the University, from enrolment to graduation.

A.A. 2017/2018

Academic calendar

The academic calendar shows the deadlines and scheduled events that are relevant to students, teaching and technical-administrative staff of the University. Public holidays and University closures are also indicated. The academic year normally begins on 1 October each year and ends on 30 September of the following year.

Academic calendar

Course calendar

The Academic Calendar sets out the degree programme lecture and exam timetables, as well as the relevant university closure dates..

Academic year:
Definition of lesson periods
Period From To
Primo Semestre Magistrali Oct 2, 2017 Dec 22, 2017
Secondo Semestre Magistrali Feb 26, 2018 May 25, 2018
Exam sessions
Session From To
Esami sessione invernale Magistrali Jan 8, 2018 Feb 23, 2018
Esami sessione estiva Magistrali May 28, 2018 Jul 6, 2018
Esami sessione autunnale 2018 Aug 27, 2018 Sep 14, 2018
Degree sessions
Session From To
Lauree sessione autunnale (validità a.a. 2016/17) Nov 27, 2017 Nov 28, 2017
Lauree sessione invernale (validità a.a. 2016/17) Apr 4, 2018 Apr 6, 2018
Lauree sessione estiva (validità a.a. 2017/18) Sep 10, 2018 Sep 11, 2018
Holidays
Period From To
All Saints Day Nov 1, 2017 Nov 1, 2017
Festa Immacolata Concezione Dec 8, 2017 Dec 8, 2017
attività sospese (Natale) Dec 23, 2017 Jan 7, 2018
Easter break Mar 30, 2018 Apr 3, 2018
Liberation Day Apr 25, 2018 Apr 25, 2018
attività sospese (Festa dei lavoratori) Apr 30, 2018 Apr 30, 2018
Labour Day May 1, 2018 May 1, 2018
Festa Patronale May 21, 2018 May 21, 2018
attività sospese estive Aug 6, 2018 Aug 24, 2018

Exam calendar

Exam dates and rounds are managed by the relevant Economics Teaching and Student Services Unit.
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Exam calendar

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Academic staff

B C D G L M N P R S V Z

Bucciol Alessandro

alessandro.bucciol@univr.it 045 802 8278

Campolmi Alessia

alessia.campolmi@univr.it 045 802 8071

Chesini Giuseppina

giusy.chesini@univr.it 045 802 8495 (VR) -- 0444/393938 (VI)

Ciampi Annalisa

annalisa.ciampi@univr.it 045 802 8061

Cipriani Giam Pietro

giampietro.cipriani@univr.it 045 802 8271

De Sinopoli Francesco

francesco.desinopoli@univr.it 045 842 5450

Gaudenzi Barbara

barbara.gaudenzi@univr.it 045 802 8623

Levati Maria Vittoria

vittoria.levati@univr.it 045 802 8640

Menon Martina

martina.menon@univr.it 045 802 8420

Minozzo Marco

marco.minozzo@univr.it 045 802 8234

Noto Sergio

elefante@univr.it 045 802 8008

Pellegrini Letizia

letizia.pellegrini@univr.it 045 802 8345

Perali Federico

federico.perali@univr.it 045 802 8486

Pertile Paolo

paolo.pertile@univr.it 045 802 8438

Roffia Paolo

paolo.roffia@univr.it 045 802 8012

Sommacal Alessandro

alessandro.sommacal@univr.it 045 802 8716

Veronesi Marcella

marcella.veronesi@univr.it 045 802 8025

Zoli Claudio

claudio.zoli@univr.it 045 802 8479

Study Plan

The Study Plan includes all modules, teaching and learning activities that each student will need to undertake during their time at the University. Please select your Study Plan based on your enrolment year.

ModulesCreditsTAFSSD
2 courses to be chosen among the following
2 courses to be chosen among the following
6
B
(SECS-P/11)
6
B
(SECS-P/08)
Final exam
15
E
-

1° Year

ModulesCreditsTAFSSD
9
B
(SECS-P/05)
3
F
(-)

2° Year

ModulesCreditsTAFSSD
2 courses to be chosen among the following
2 courses to be chosen among the following
6
B
(SECS-P/11)
6
B
(SECS-P/08)
Final exam
15
E
-
Modules Credits TAF SSD
Between the years: 1°- 2°

Legend | Type of training activity (TTA)

TAF (Type of Educational Activity) All courses and activities are classified into different types of educational activities, indicated by a letter.




SPlacements in companies, public or private institutions and professional associations

Teaching code

4S02465

Teacher

Paolo Roffia

Coordinatore

Paolo Roffia

Credits

6

Scientific Disciplinary Sector (SSD)

SECS-P/07 - BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION AND ACCOUNTING STUDIES

Language

English en

Period

Primo Semestre Magistrali dal Oct 2, 2017 al Dec 22, 2017.

Learning outcomes

The aim of the course is to analyse international business and management in a comprehensive and complete framework, presenting the chal-langes of globalization.
The course in divided into two parts: A and B. In the first part (part A) after introducing the rele-vance of culture, politics, law and business ethics students will learn the main economic systems and trends. They will understand the benefits of the main regional economic integration and the importance of FDI. In the second part of the course (part B) students will understand the influence of globalization to companies and their economy at a micro level point of view. Internal processes from production to logistic, from sales and marketing to human resource management will be analysed. Students will learn and discuss about the organization and management of both multinational enterprises (MNE) and SMEs, that are the backbone of Italian economy.
This study will consider the internationalization process both on the strategic and operative point of view, giving students the ability for preparing a detailed analysis on both costs and revenues.
Terminology, economic and organizational theories and adequate examples and case study will be given to students (also beginners) in order to approach at the topic with a "real" holistic way.
At the end of the course the student will be able:
- to argue about main opportunities, threats and risks associated to international business;
- to design and discuss potential paths for developing international business both under the strategic and operative point fo view;
- to critically appraise the benefits deriving from internationalization for big companies and SMEs
The course is taught in ENGLISH.

Program

The course covers these topics (both for attending and non attending students, into brachet is underlined the chapter of the textbook to be studied):
- Globalization (CH01)
- Cross-cultural business (CH02)
- Politics, law and business ethics (CH03)
- Economics and emerging markets (CH04)
- International trade (CH05)
- Business government trade relations (CH06)
- Foreign direct investments (CH07)
- Regional economic integration (CH08)
- International strategy and organization (CH11)
- Analysing international opportunities (CH12)
- Selecting and managing entry modes (CH13)
- Developing and marketing products (CH14)
- Managimg international operations (CH15)
- Hiring and managing employees (CH16)

Those topics will be discussed in a set of front lessons (according to the timetable of the course).
A couple of invited spekers will present their casestudy of internationalization.
Students (bot attending and non attending) will found integrative materials in a specific FOLDER of the course in MYUNIVR platform.
Students (both ATTENDING and NON ATTENDING) must study the full TEXBOOK (WILD) excluding Chapters 9 and 10 only.
In MYUNIVR platform students will find: the index of the textbook, slides of the lectures, additional slides, the calendar of additional lectures on Business Plan MODULE (not compulsory), a few open question and multiple chioce question in order to silulate the examination.

During the lessons students may be asked to discuss together a specific business case (individually or in groups).

The course will be held between October and December.

The teacher is available for Q&A:
1. at the and of the lectures;
2. in a specific meeting with students (see institutional webpage).

Bibliografia

Reference texts
Author Title Publishing house Year ISBN Notes
J. J. Wild - K. L. Wild International Business - The challenges of Globalization (Edizione 8) Pearson 2016 9781292095042 Disponibile anche nei principali siti di vendita ONLINE di libri, come www.amazon.it. Available in the main italian bookshop (i.e. www.amazon.it).

Examination Methods

The language of the examination is English. Online registration is required 3 days before the examination date.

The examination intends to verify: a. the preparation of the student over the topics mentioned in the program and b. its ability to apply models and solutions in a "real word".

The examination is written. For ATTENDING students it includes: 1. open questions (40% of final grade), 2. multiple choice questions (40% of final grade) and 3. project works (20%) that will be held during the period of the lessons.
For NON ATTENDING students it includes: 1. open questions (40% of final grade), 2. multiple choice questions (60% of final grade).
Each question has a specific score indicated near the question (from 1 to 4). The maximum score is 30 marks.

After passing the written exmination the student MAY ask for an additional oral examination to modify (max +/- 3 marks) the previous score.

BUSINESS PLAN MODULE (2 ECTS ) - 2 more marks may be given to students that have PASSED the BUSINESS PLAN MODULE. The BP module, wich require a practical project work in groups, is planned between November and Jannuary for maximum 20 students.

ERASMUS/World Wide STUDENTS are invited to contact the teacher at the begining of the lectures (September).

Type D and Type F activities

Academic year:
Primo Semestre Magistrali From 10/2/17 To 12/22/17
years Modules TAF Teacher
Business plan D Paolo Roffia (Coordinatore)
List of courses with unassigned period
years Modules TAF Teacher
English for business and economics D Claudio Zoli (Coordinatore)
An Introduction to the History of Economics and Business Economics D Sergio Noto (Coordinatore)
Introduction to dynamic optimization with economic applications D Claudio Zoli (Coordinatore)
Programming in Matlab D Not yet assigned
Programming in SAS D Not yet assigned
Programming Stata (3 cfu) D Not yet assigned
1° 2° Python Laboratory D Marco Minozzo (Coordinatore)
1° 2° Advanced Excel Laboratory (Verona) D Marco Minozzo (Coordinatore)
1° 2° Excel Laboratory (Verona) D Marco Minozzo (Coordinatore)

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Graduation

List of theses and work experience proposals

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Admission policy

ADMISSION POLICY

The admission procedure for international students is explained in details at:
www.magecverona.it/admission-benefits/
For further information please contact magec@dse.univr.it


Additional information

 

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