Adaptation to North American and Canadian Students

EENI- School of International Business

Adaptation of the Bachelor's Degree to the North American and Canadian Students (Bachelor's Degree in International Trade, e-learning, second semester)


Bachelor's Degree in International Trade

Subject - “Adaptation of the Bachelor's Degree to the North American and Canadian Students (Study of the main economic institutions )” - Bachelor's Degree in International Trade (second semester)

Proposed topics for the North American and Canadian Students:

Syllabus of the Program - Organisation of American States (OAS)

  1. Introduction to the Organisation of American States
  2. Objectives, strategies and principles of the Organisation of American States
  3. Structure and member states of the OAS
  4. Accompaniment mechanisms of the Organisation of American States
  5. International Trade Information System (SICE)
  6. Free Trade Agreements in America
  7. Summit of the Americas
  8. Free-Trade Area of the Americas (ALCA)
  9. Organisation of American States and the global crisis
  10. Inter-American Convention against corruption

Objectives of the Program “Organisation of American States (OAS)”:

  1. To understand the objectives of the Organisation of American States
  2. To know the importance of the Summit of the Americas
  3. To understand the causes of the failure of the free-trade area of the Americas (ALCA)
  4. To analyse the trade agreements in America
  5. To know how to use the International Trade Information System of the Organisation of American States

Syllabus of the Program - Inter-American Development Bank.

  1. Introduction to Inter-American Development Bank
  2. Operative and organisation chart of the Inter-American Development Bank
  3. Integration of the Regional Infrastructure in South America (IIRSA)
  4. Multilateral Investment Fund (CII)
  5. Multilateral Investment Fund (FOMIN)
  6. Projects cycle of the Inter-American Development Bank

Objectives of the Program “Inter-American Development Bank”:

  1. To understand the objectives, structure and functions of the Inter-American Development Bank (IADB)
  2. To know the Multilateral Investment Fund, the Initiative of Integration of the Infrastructure Regional in South America and the Multilateral Investment Fund
  3. To evaluate the funds and financial instruments of the Inter-American Development Bank
  4. To understand the functioning of the projects and operations of the BID

Syllabus of the Program: Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP)

  1. Introduction to the Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UNESCAP) of the United Nations
  2. Objectives and programs of the Economic and Social Commission for Asia
  3. Economic growth in Asia and the Pacific
  4. Committee on Foreign Trade and Investment of the UNESCAP
  5. Foreign trade facilitation in the Asia-Pacific region
  6. Regional trade agreements in Asia-Pacific
  7. Statistical yearbook of Asia and the Pacific of the Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific

Objectives of the Program “Economic and Social Commission of the United Nations for Asia and the Pacific”:

  1. To understand the objectives (regional integration, Asian development...) of the Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UNESCAP)
  2. To analyse the role of the Commission on International Trade and Investment of the UNESCAP
  3. To know the importance of the Regional trade agreements in Asia-Pacific
  4. To understand programs of foreign trade facilitation of the UNESCAP in Asia-Pacific region

Syllabus of the Program - Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC)

  1. Introduction to the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC) of the United Nations
  2. Objectives of the Economic Commission for Latin America
  3. Member countries of the ECLAC
  4. History of the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean
  5. Economic Reports of the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC)
  6. Economic development in Latin America

Objectives of the Program “Economic Commission for Latin America (ECLAC)”:

  1. To understand the objectives (regional integration, Latin American economic development...) and structure of the ECLAC
  2. To know the Economic Reports of the Economic Commission for Latin America
  3. To analyse the economic development in Latin America

Syllabus of the Program: Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE).

  1. Introduction to the Economic Commission for Europe of the United Nations (UNECE)
  2. Committee on Foreign Trade of the Economic Commission for Europe
  3. Economic Cooperation between the countries of the UNECE
  4. Integration Division of the Commission

Objectives of the Program “Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE)”:

  1. To understand the objectives, functions and institutions of the Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE)
  2. To analyse his role in cooperation, Economic Integration, transport...
  3. To know how to use socio-economic information offered by the UNECE

Syllabus of the Program: Pacific Economic Cooperation Council.

  1. Introduction to the Pacific Economic Cooperation Council (PECC)
  2. Working Groups of the Pacific Economic Cooperation Council
  3. Services Group of the PEEC: foreign trade and investments
  4. Pacific Food System
  5. State of the PEEC Region Report
  6. Index of Economic Integration in the region Asia-Pacific
  7. Pacific Economic Cooperation Council and the free-trade area of the Asia-Pacific

Syllabus of the Program: Regional Cooperation Council (RCC)

  1. Introduction to the Regional Cooperation Council
  2. Functions and organisation of the Regional Cooperation Council
  3. Economic and social development

Objectives of the Program “Regional Cooperation Council”:

  1. To understand the functions and objectives of the Regional Cooperation Council
  2. To evaluate the areas and process of cooperation in South-East Europe

Syllabus of the Program: South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC)

  1. Introduction to the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC)
  2. Areas of cooperation of the SAARC
  3. South Asian Preferential Trade Agreement (SAPTA)
  4. South Asian free-trade area
  5. South Asian Economic Union
  6. Foreign trade of the South Asian region

Objectives of the Program “South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAAR)”:

  1. To understand the objectives and functions of the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation
  2. To evaluate the benefits for the member countries of the SAARC as well as their areas of cooperation
  3. To analyse the South Asian free-trade area (SAFTA) and the South Asian Economic Union
  4. To analyse the foreign trade between the member countries of the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation

Note: The United States is an observer member of the SAARC.

Syllabus of the Program: Organisation of the Black Sea Economic Cooperation (BSEC)

  1. Introduction to the Organisation of the Black Sea Economic Cooperation
  2. Areas of cooperation of the BSEC
  3. Black Sea Trade and Development Bank

Objectives of the Program “Organisation of the Black Sea Economic Cooperation (BSEC)”:

  1. To understand the objectives and functions of the Organisation of the Black Sea Economic Cooperation (BSEC)
  2. To analyse the areas of cooperation of BSEC
  3. To evaluate the role of the Black Sea Trade and Development Bank

Note: the United States is an observer member of the BSEC.

Syllabus of the Program: Council of the Baltic Sea States

  1. Introduction to the Council of the Baltic Sea States (CBSS)
  2. Vilnius Declaration
  3. Regional economic development
  4. Report on the state of the Baltic region

Note: the United States is an observer member of the CBSS.

Syllabus of the Program: Association of Caribbean States (ACS)

  1. Introduction to the Association of Caribbean States
  2. Organisation and Functions and of the Association of Caribbean States
  3. Member countries of the ACS
  4. Trends in the Caribbean foreign trade
  5. Caribbean Expanded Economic AREA
  6. Free Trade Agreements in the Caribbean

The objectives of the subject “Association of Caribbean States (ACS)” are the following:

  1. To understand the aims and functions of the ACS
  2. To evaluate the benefits for the member countries of the Association of Caribbean States
  3. To analyse the process of economic and trade integration between the member countries of the ACS
  4. To analyse the economic relations between the countries of the Association of Caribbean States with the country of the student
  5. To understand the concept of the Caribbean Expanded Economic Area

Note: Canada is an observer member of the Association of Caribbean States.


Subjects of the second semester of the Bachelor's Degree in International Trade.

Second semester (Bachelor's Degree in Trade, 1-1)

ECTS: European Transfer and Accumulation System

Samples: adaptation of the Bachelor's Degree to the North American and Canadian Students (Study of the main economic institutions) (Bachelor's Degree in International Trade, e-learning, second semester)

Free-Trade Area of the Americas

Asian Trade Agreements (ESCAP)

Regional Cooperation Council

Language of the subject “adaptation of the Bachelor's Degree to the North American and Canadian Students (Study of the main economic institutions)” of the Bachelor's Degree in International Trade (second semester): English or Spanish Licenciatura Comercio French Licence commerce Portuguese Licenciatura comércio



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