Curriculum

Learning Goals

Knowledge

Knowledge

Students will acquire advanced knowledge for analysing economic issues.

Analysis

Analysis

Students will be able to analyse the economic behaviour of various agents and institutions in the economy.

Application

Application

Students will be able to apply theories to analyse real world problems.

Research

Research

Students will be able to apply economic theories and empirical methods in applied economic research.

 

Programme Structure

The program is made up of courses oriented toward three core elements: economics knowledge and theories, applied analyses and the Chinese economy. Students are required to take ten courses, of which five are required courses and five are elective courses.

NOTE: For the Summer Term, students can opt for participating in a field study course with a designated elective course to meet the 6 units requirement.

12

The first semester
 
3 cores (3 units/course)+
1 electives (3 units/course)*

12

The second semester
 
1 core (3 units/course) +
3 electives (3 units/course)

6

Summer Term
 
2 electives (3 units/course)

30

Total
 
4 cores + 6 electives*

* Subject to approval

 

 
Study Mode The normal duration of the programme is one-year full time.

 

 
Medium of Instruction The medium of instruction is English.

 

 
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