Exchange Programme
College of Business - City University of Hong Kong AACSB International EQUIS - European Quality Improvement System

Tentative Course Offered List of Semester B, 2016/17

Department of Accountancy

Course Code Course Title
CB2100 Introduction to Financial Accounting
CB2101 Introduction to Managerial Accounting
CB3041 Financial Statement Analysis
AC4301 Corporate Accounting II
AC4303 Advanced Financial Accounting
AC4305 Advanced Accounting Practice
AC4342 Auditing
GE1219 Smart Auditing for a Better Life
GE1222 Accounting in Everyday Life

Department of Economics and Finance

Course Code Course Title
CB2400 Micro-Economics
CB2402 Macro-Economics
CB3410 Financial Management
EF2047 Personal Finance and Retail Banking
EF3331 Asia-Pacific Capital Markets & Standards of Practice
EF3333 Financial Systems, Markets and Instruments
EF3442 Intermediate Microeconomics
EF3450 Principles of Econometrics
EF3461 Economies of China (Mainland) and Hong Kong
EF4312 Mergers and Acquisitions
EF4313 Corporate Finance I
EF4320 Advanced Security Analysis and Portfolio Management
EF4323 Trading Room Workshop
EF4331 International Finance and Banking
EF4420 Derivatives Analysis and Advanced Investment Strategies
EF4461 Contemporary Economic and Financial Issues in China
EF4471 International Finance
EF4485 Experimental Methods in Economics/Finance
EF4491 Real Estate Economics and Finance
EF4523 Quantitative Methods in Finance
GE1202 Managing Your Personal Finance
GE1205 Green Economics
GE2229 Uncovering the Global Economy through News

Department of Information Systems

Course Code Course Title
CB2023 Mobile Application for Business
CB2500 Information Management
IS2502 Social Media and Social Networks
IS2505 e-Business
IS3430 Systems Analysis and Design
IS4030 Website Design for e-Commerce
IS4246 Digital Marketing and Customer Relationship Management
IS4537 Information Systems Audit
IS4546 Social, Legal and Ethical Issues of the Internet
IS4632 Global Business Systems Strategy and Tactical Management
IS4636 Business Process and Service Management
IS4650 Global Business Technology Consulting
IS4730 Marketing Analytics
IS4835 Information Management for Financial Services
GE1201 Information Management and Its Social Impact
GE1212 Building Personal and Firm Images in the Digital Society

Department of Marketing

Course Code Course Title
CB2601 Marketing
CB3042 China Business Environment
MKT3600 China Business Workshop
MKT3602 Marketing Research
MKT3652 Chinese Culture and Management
MKT4604 Marketing in China
MKT4605 International Marketing
MKT4606 Strategic Marketing
MKT4623 Selling and Sales Management
MKT4624 Retail Management
MKT4625 Advertising Management & Integrated Marketing Communications
MKT4629 Social Media Marketing (new course)
MKT4634 Fundamentals of Public Relations
MKT4676 Managing the Chinese Organization
MKT4679 Partnership Management in Chinese Enterprises
GE1207 Organizational and Personal Image Management
GE1225 Become a Smart and Responsible Consumer
GE2209 Market Developments in China
GE2220 Sustainable Business: Doing Good Business While Doing Good
GE2240 Sustainable Development in China and its Global Impact
GE2248 Understanding Persuasion in Everyday Life

Department of Management

Course Code Course Title
CB3043 Business Case Analysis and Communication
CB4303 Strategy and Policy
MGT3228 Employment Law and Employment Practices in HK
MGT3304 International Corporate Social Responsibility
MGT4223 Recruitment and Selection
MGT4224 Performance Management
MGT4225 Global Human Resources Management
MGT4227 International Business
MGT4234 Staff Relations and Grievance Handling
MGT4301 Asia Pacific Strategic Management
MGT4302 Doing Business in Asia
GE1216 Loving Work, Working to Love
GE2212 Contemporary Business Communication
GE2232 Knowing Ourselves Better in Work and Life
GE2247 Social Innovation and Entrepreneurial Venture Exploration (SIEVE)

Department of Management Sciences

Course Code Course Title
CB2011 Solving Business Problems with Spreadsheet Modeling
CB2200 Business Statistics
CB2201 Operations Management
CB3021 Business Discovery Methods
MS3106 Simulation
MS3111 Quantitative Business Analysis with Visual Basic for Applications
MS3123 Workshop on Operations Management Practices
MS3224 Business Survey Design
MS3431 Procurement and Sourcing
MS4123 Supply Chain Management
MS4212 Business Forecasting
MS4224 Enterprise Data Mining
MS4226 Risk Management Models
MS4262 Advanced Analytics using SAS

Department of Chinese and History

Course Code Course Title
CAH2956 Mandarin for Non-Chinese Speakers I
CAH2957 Mandarin for Non-Chinese Speakers II
CAH2996 Basic Cantonese I
CAH2998 Cantonese Communication Skills for Putonghua Speakers
GE1501 Chinese Civilisation - History and Philosophy
GE1101 Chinese Cultural Heritage in Modern Perspective
GE1106 Chinese Art Appreciation
GE1114 Women's Lives in Chinese History
GE1125 Architecture and Space in Chinese Culture
GE2132 Discovering the Dynamics of Contemporary Cities and Architecture in China
GE3103 Cultural Encounters in East Asian Cinema and Visual Media

Department of English

Course Code Course Title
GE2108 Literature in Our Lives
GE2401 English for Science
GE2402 English for Business Communication
GE2404 Asian Literature in English
GE2405 Creative Writing
GE2407 Reading Lives, Writing Selves: Autobiography and Culture
GE2408 Travel Writing: Discovery and Experience
GE2409 Words & Images: Reading and Writing in the 21st Century
GE2410 English for Engineering
GE3401 Exploring English Cinema
GE2222 Sports, Culture and Society
GE2406 Shakespeare: Introduction to Genius

Department of Linguistics and Translation

Course Code Course Title


French 2


German 2


French 4


German 4


Spanish 4


Mind, Brain and Language: How Are Human Beings Special?


The Cantonese Language in Use: Language, Grammar and Culture


The Sounds of the World’s Languages


Introduction to Linguistics


Introduction to Language Technology


Appreciating Written Texts


Culture and Translation


Introduction to Japanese Linguistics










Corpus Linguistics


Computational Linguistics


Comparative Study of Chinese and English


Translation for Government and Public Administration


Literary Translation


Computer-Aided Translation


Practical Translation


Second Language Acquisition


First Language Acquisition




Advanced Audiovisual Translation


Specialized Translation in Law


Specialized Translation for the Media


Specialized Translation in Science and Technology

Department of Public Policy

Course Code Course Title
GE1109 Values and Justice in the Contemporary World
GE1118 Philosophy Goes to the Movies
GE1120 Thinking Philosophically: Bridging the Gap between Arts and Sciences
GE1122 Animals and Animal Welfare: An Interdisciplinary Approach
GE1220 Enhancing Your Service Leadership for the 21st Century
GE2101 Rational Thinking and Creative Ideas
GE2106 Philosophy and Life: A Dialogue
GE2210 China: A Socio-Political Transformation
GE2241 Cool Ideas for Hot, Thirsty Cities: Climate and Water Governance
POL2223 Civil Society and the Environment
POL2402 Introduction to Social and Political Philosophy
POL2702 The People's Republic of China
POL3107 Comparative Politics
POL3113 Issues in Contemporary World Politics
POL3114 Seminars on Hong Kong Government and Politics
POL3204 Ethics and Public Policy
POL3206 Environmental Issues, Policy and Ethics
POL3233 Managing the Housing System
POL3234 Transport Planning and Management
POL3240 Environmental Policy and Economics
POL3308 Managing Human Resources in the Public Sector
POL3710 Contemporary Chinese Politics
POL3900 Social Innovation and Public Policy

Department of Mathematics

Course Code Course Title
GE1350 Essential Mathematics in Daily Life
MA1200 Calculus and Basic Linear Algebra I
MA1201 Calculus and Basic Linear Algebra II
MA2001 Multi-variable Calculus and Linear Algebra
MA2172 Applied Statistics for Sciences and Engineering
MA2177 Engineering Mathematics and Statistics
MA2181 Mathematical Methods for Engineering
MA2506 Probability and Statistics
MA3001 Differential Equations
MA3511 Ordinary Differential Equations
MA3513 Elementary Numerical Methods
MA3515 Introduction to Optimization
MA3517 Complex Analysis
MA3521 Introductory Mathematical Finance
MA4528 Introduction to Dynamical Systems and Chaos
MA4537 Introduction to Actuarial Science

Department of Computer Science

Course Code Course Title
CS1102 Introduction to Computer Studies
CS2204 Fundamentals of Internet Applications Development
CS2311 Computer Programming
GE2313 Global IT Case Studies
GE2315 Security and Privacy in the Information Age
GE2324 The Art and Science of Data


  1. Course list for inbound exchange students is subject to further changes without prior notice.
  2. Course approval will be considered on a case-by-case basis.