Coventry University program

Geopolitical, Economic and Legal Environments

Explore the three major factors that influence the business environment and the challenges they pose to international business.

Examining the geopolitical, economic and legal environments

This program will provide you with a clear focus on the main factors effecting the business environment.

The geopolitical environment will develop your ability to think critically about geopolitical issues and their impact on the business environment.

The economic environment will explore the connections in the global business environment between economics and other elements such as work culture. We will examine the trends that are shaping our world.

The legal environment will examine the lack of a developed legal internet framework and explore the legal issues around companies operating on the web.


5 courses

Delivered by UK’s top modern university

Coventry secured a gold rating in the UK Government’s 2017 Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF) and is the University of the Year for Student Experience 2019 in The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2019.

Please note that the staff described in the 'Who will you learn with?' section below may be subject to change.

Who will you learn with?

Richard Woodward is associate professor in international business at Coventry University.

Want to know more?

Tell us more about you

Please answer the questions below to help Coventry University give you the right information about further learning with them.

What are you most interested in finding out more about?

By submitting this form you agree to FutureLearn processing and sharing the information you’ve given us here, along with your name and email address, with Coventry University; and to Coventry University and their representatives getting in touch with you.

By registering you agree to the Coventry University privacy policy.