Undergraduate Program for Specialty in International Economics & Trade

Ⅰ.Program objective

The overall objective (International Economics & Trade) is to equip students with broad knowledge and skills of international economics and trade, of international trade rules and conventions, abilities of business English listening, reading and translation, and with the skill of information technology. Students are competent to do business, management and research work in international business sector, government and international companies.

Ⅱ.Learning outcomes

1. Understand key concepts and techniques in economics and international economics;

2. Apply computation, statistic and accounting skills to do analysis and research;

3. Acquire the economic situation and trade policies of developed countries and territories;

4. Acquire the economic and trade policy and laws of China;

5. Understand the trend and current stage of development of international economics and trade theories;

6. Master a foreign language, demonstrate the ability to information technology skills;

7. Apply the abilities to search documents and data and abilities to research and practical job.

Ⅲ.Program highlights

We hold up the international spirit of teaching and studying, close to international standard at the setting of courses and educational objectives. Among all of our specialties, we pay special attention to students’basic knowledge and skills , while we emphasize the practices of English, mathematics, information technology and social practice. We keep on teaching of English, mathematics and information technology during the whole 4 years, and apply English version textbook for teaching in over 10 courses.

Ⅳ.Major Disciplines

Economics

Ⅴ.Program length and degree

Duration: 4 years

Degrees Conferred: Bachelor of Economics

Ⅵ.Credits hours and units

Minimum Credits of Curricular (Comprising course system and intensified internship practical training):160 credits

Major-related basic courses and core courses cannot be coverd using credits from other courses in the program.

Minimum Extracurricular Credits:5 credits

1.Course credits hours and units


Course type

Required/elective

Hrs/Crs

Percentage (%)

Essential-qualities-oriented Education General Courses

Required

5928/33

25

Elective

160/10

6.9

Discipline-related courses

Required

1312/82

55.4

Major-specific courses

Coral Courses in Specialty

Required

240/15

10.5

Speciaty-Oriented Courses

Elective

64/4

2.8

Total

2368/144

100


2.Practicum credits


Internship & Practical Training

Course Nature

Weeks/Credits

Percentage (%)

Military Training

Required

2/1

6.3

Laboring for Public Benefit

Required

1/0.5

3.1

Professional Social Practice

Required

5/2.5

15.5

Social Practice

Required

3/1.5

9.4

Courses Design

Required

3/1.5

9.4

Scientific Research Training

Required

2/1

6.3

Undergraduate Thesis

Required

16/8

50

Total

32/16

100


3. Extracurricular Credits

No.

Activities

Requirements

Extracurricular

Credits

1

Community engagement

Submitting a report and passing the oral defense

2

Individuals awarded “actice participant”/teams awarded “excellent performance” by HUST or Hubei youth league committee

2

2

Qualifications

CET-6

Certificate

2

TOEFL, IELTS, GRE

Certificate

2

National Computer Rank

Examination

Certificate(Grade 1/2)

2

Qualifications for computer and software technology proficiency

programmer

2

Senior Programmer

3

System Analyst

4

3

Competitions

University Level

first prize

3

second prize

2

third prize

1

Provincial Level

first prize

4

second prize

3

third prize

2

National Level

first prize

6

second prize

4

third prize

3

4

Academic papers

Published in national-level journals

Each paper

2~3

5

Research programs

Contribution and research capability

Each program

1~3

6

Experiments

Innovation capacity

Each experiment

1~3

Note: In HUST Sports Meeting, the first and the second prize, the third to the fifth prize, and the sixth prize to the eighth prize are deemed respectively the first prize, the second prize and the third prize of university level.

Ⅶ.Main Courses

Principle of Economics、Micro-Economics、Macro-Economics、Development Economics、 Accounting、Statistics、Public Finance、 Econometrics、 Money and Banking、Portfolio Investment、 International Finance、International Trade、International Investments

Ⅷ.Practicum module (experiments included)

Social Investigation、Course Project、Professional Practice and Undergraduate Practice






Ⅸ.Course Schedule

院(系):经济学院                                               专业:国际经济与贸易

School(Department): School of Economics                                  Specialty: International Economics & Trade

课程

类别

course type

课程

性质

required/

elective

课程

代码

course code

课程名称

course name

学时

hrs

学分

crs

其中

Including

设置

学期

semester

实验

exp.

上机

operation

素质教育通识课程Essential-qualities-oriented Education General Courses

必修

required

0301901

思想道德修养与法律基础

Morals & Ethics & Fundamentals of Law

48

3



1

必修

required

0100721

中国近现代史纲要

Survey of Modern Chinese History

32

2



2

必修

required

0100732

马克思主义基本原理

Basic Theory of Marxism

48

3



3

必修

required

0100321

毛泽东思想和中国特色社会主义理论体系概论

General Introduction to Mao Zedong Thought and Socialist Theory with Chinese Characteristics

64

4



4

必修

required

0100741

形势与政策

Current Affairs and Policy

32

2



5-7

必修

required

0510071

中国语文

Chinese

32

2



2

必修required

0508453

综合英语(一)

College English (Ⅰ)

56

3.5



1

必修required

0508463

综合英语(二)

College English (Ⅱ)

56

3.5



2

必修

required

0400111

大学体育(一)

Physical Education(Ⅰ)

32

1



1

必修

required

0400121

大学体育(二)

Physical Education(Ⅱ)

32

1



2

必修

required

0400131

大学体育(三)

Physical Education(Ⅲ)

32

1



3

必修

required

0400141

大学体育(四)

Physical Education(Ⅳ)

32

1



4

必修

required

1100011

军事理论

Military Theory

16

1



2

必修

required

0827791

计算机及程序设计基础(VB/C++)

Advanced Programming Language (C)

48

3


20

1

必修

required

0833174

数据库技术及应用

Database System

32

2


8

2



人文社科类选修课程

Restricted Electives in the Humanities

160

10





必修

required

0703661

数学分析(一)

Mathematical Analysis (Ⅰ)

80

5



1

必修

required

0703672

数学分析(二)

Mathematical Analysis (Ⅱ)

88

5.5



2

必修

required

0703682

数学分析(三)

Mathematical Analysis (Ⅲ)

88

5.5



3


















续表

课程

类别

course type

课程

性质

required/

elective

课程

代码

course code

课程名称

course name

学时

hrs

学分

crs

其中

Including

设置

学期

semester

实验

exp.

上机

operation

学科大类基础课程 basic courses in general discipline

必修

required

0700051

线性代数(一)

Linear Algebra (Ⅰ)

40

2.5



2

必修

required

0700063

概率论与数理统计 (三)

Probability and Mathematics Statistics(III)

40

2.5



3

必修

required

0400028

经济学科(专业)概论

Introduction to Discipline

16

1



1

必修

required

0100044

政治经济学原理

Marxist Political Economics

48

3



1

必修

required

0200191

经济学原理

Principles of Economics

64

4



1

必修

required

0200642

中级微观经济学

Microeconomics

64

4



2

必修

required

1200025

会计学

Accounting

56

3.5



3

必修

required

0200652

中级宏观经济学

Macroeconomics

64

4



3

必修

required

0700092

统计学

Statistics

48

3



3

必修

required

0200091

计量经济学

Econometrics

64

4



4

必修

required

0200231

货币银行学

Money and Banking

48

3



4

必修

required

1200061

财政学

Public Finance

40

2.5



4

必修

required

0200201

西方经济思想史

Western Economic Thought

40

2.5



4

必修

required

0201041

经济学综合实验

Comprehensive Experiments of Economics

64

4



3-7

必修

required

0200801

经济调查方法

Economic Survey Method

24

1.5



3

必修

required

0200222

博弈论

Economic Game Theory

40

2.5



4

必修

required

0200151

国际金融学

International Finance

48

3



5

必修

required

0200141

国际贸易学

International Trade

48

3



5

必修

required

1200052

财务管理

Financial Management

40

2.5



5

必修

required

0200312

世界经济

World Economy

40

2.5



5

必修

required

0200272

中国经济改革与发展

Economic Reform and Development of China

40

2.5



6


















续表

课程

类别

course type

课程

性质

required/

elective

课程

代码

course code

课程名称

course name

学时

hrs

学分

crs

其中

Including

设置

学期

semester

实验

exp.

上机

operation


必修

required

0200101

发展经济学

Development Economics

40

2.5



6

必修

required

0200391

证券投资学

Portfolio Investment

40

2.5



6

专业核心课程 core courses in specialty

必修

required

0200322

国际贸易实务

International Trade Practice

48

3



5

必修

required

0200332

国际投资学

International Investments

40

2.5



5

必修

required

0200341

国际商法

International Business Law

40

2.5



5

必修

required

1203931

国际市场营销学

International Marketing

40

2.5



6

必修

required

0501031

商务英语写作

Business English Writing

40

2.5



6

必修

required

0200371

跨国公司

Transnational Corporations

32

2



6

专业选修课程

specialty-oriented courses

选修

Elective

0200361

经济地理

Economic Geography

40

2.5



6

选修

Elective

0200351

国际商务谈判

International Business Negotiation

32

2



7

选修

Elective

1200111

电子商务

E-business

40

2.5



7

选修

Elective

0200842

WTO与中国对外贸易

WTO and Foreign Trade of China

32

2



7



本院其它专业的选修课程

Restricted Elective in Other Specialties in the School






实践环节 practical training items

必修

required

1300013

军事训练

Military Training

2w

1



1

必修

required

1300024

公益劳动

Laboring for Public Benefit

1w

0.5



8

必修

required

130005a

专业实习

Professional Practice

5w

2.5



6

必修

required

1300516

社会实践

Social Practice

3w

1.5



4

必修

required

130044c

科研训练(经济学研究方法训练)

Science Research Training

2w

1



5

必修

required

1303853

课程(实验)设计(经济论文写作)

Courses Design

3w

1.5



7

必修

required

130004a

毕业论文(论文)

Undergraduate Thesis

16w

8



8