# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Opportunities in Global Trade, Advanced Course Description

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Opportunities in Global Trade, Advanced (8136/36 weeks) Course Description

Course Description

Course Code:8136
Duration:36 weeks
Suggested Grade Levels:12
Prerequisites:Opportunities in Global Trade (8135/36 weeks)

Advanced Opportunities in Global Trade, a specialized course for students with a career interest in international trade, builds upon concepts learned in Opportunities in Global Trade (8135). Economic and international trade concepts are reviewed, and the world environment of international trade is further explored. Students expand their knowledge about the impact of culture on international trade and continue their study of the legal and political aspects of international marketing. Global product strategies are examined. Concepts detailing entry into international markets, pricing strategies, international promotion, and marketing research are studied. Computer/technology applications supporting international marketing are explored. A review of skills and preparation required for careers in international marketing complete this course. Internships that provide "hands-on" opportunities in the international area may be available to students. Academic knowledge and skills (mathematics, science, English, and history/social science) related to the content are a part of this course. Computer/technology applications supporting this course are studied.

Career Clusters and Pathways

For federal reporting (choose one)

  • Marketing
    • Marketing Communications
    • Marketing Management
    • Marketing Research
    • Merchandising
    • Professional Sales

Available Credentials

Upon completion of the course


Concentration Sequences

A combination of the course above and those below, equivalent to two 36-week courses. Students wishing to complete a specialization may take additional courses appropriate to their career pathways.

Check the course description for any course listed below, because some may have a prerequisite.