NYU Stern

University of Hong Kong: Approved Courses

HKU logo

The courses listed below have been approved and were taken previously by Stern students studying at the University of Hong Kong (HKU). However you are not limited to taking the courses listed on this page. You should use this page, in additional to HKU’s course listings, to help you prepare a preliminary list and backup list of courses you want to take abroad. Please note: You can take a maximum of two classes per major/concentration during your IBEX semester. Also, Accounting courses cannot be taken abroad for credit toward the Accounting or CPA majors/concentrations.

There is no guarantee that the courses listed here will be offered during the specific semester you study abroad. Once HKU publishes its confirmed courses for the semester you will be attending, you can revise your list as needed based on what is actually being offered. If you see a course on HKUs website that you would like to take, but it is not listed here, you can submit the syllabus to Stern’s International Exchanges & Special Programs team for approval. If the course is approved you will be notified and it will be added to the list of courses below. If a course is already listed here as approved, it does not need to be reviewed or approved again.

Fall 2014

Course Title Abroad NYU Credits Course Equivalent at NYU
ARAB 1001 Arabic L.1 3 Elective (CAS)
BUSI0015 / MGMT3415 Principles of Entrepreneurship 3  MULT-UB 66 Advanced Social Entrepreneurship 
BUSI0023 Operations and Quality Management 3 OPMG-UB 1 Operations Management
CHIN9501 Chinese as a Foreign Language I 3 Elective (CAS)
COMP1117 Introduction to Computer Programming 3 Elective (CAS)
ECON2102 Intermediate Macroeconomics 3 ECON-UA 12 Intermediate Macroeconomics 
ECON2249 Foreign Trade and Investment in China 3 Advanced Economics Elective
FINA2312 Advanced Corporate Finance 3 FINC-UB 7 Corporate Finance
FINA3806 Risk Management  3 FINC-UB 43 Futures and Options
HKGS2002 Hong Kong Identities in Local, National, and Global Contexts 3 Elective (CAS)
IIMT2601 Management Information System  3 INFO-UB 1 Info Tech in Business and Society
IIMT3621B Creativity & Business Innovation 3 Elective (Stern)
MATH4406 Introduction to Partial Differential Equation   3 MATH-UA 263 Partial Differential Equations (pending CAS math department approval)
MKTG 3501 Consumer Behavior 3 MKTG-UB 2 Consumer Behavior
MKTG 3502 Marketing Research 3 MKTG-UB 9 Research for Customer Insights
MKTG2501 Introduction to Marketing  3 MKTG-UB1 Introduction to Marketing
POLI3093 Understanding Social Protest 3 Elective (CAS)
PSYC 2020 Fundamentals of Social Psychology 3 PSYCH-UA 32 Social Psychology (Pending CAS Psychology department approval)
SOWK1011 Introduction to Social Entrepreneurship & Social Innovation 3  UPADM-GP 264 Understanding Social Entrepreneurship: How to Change the World One Venture at a Time 

Fall 2013

Course Title Abroad NYU Credits Course Equivalent at NYU
BSTC 1002 Life and Buddhism 3 Elective (CAS)
BUSI 0023 (or IIMT3635) Operations & Quality Management 3 OPMG UB-1 Operations Management
BUSI 0095 (or IIMT 3621) Creativity and Business Innovations 3 Advanced Management Elective
BUSI 31 Marketing Research 3 MKTG UB-9 Marketing Research
FINA 0102 Financial markets and Institutions 3 FINC-UB 22 Risk Management in Financial Institutions
FINA 0105 International Financial Management 3 FINC-UB 30 International Financial Management
FINA 304 Advanced Corporate Finance 3 FINC-UB 7 Corporate Finance
FINE 1001 Intro to Western Art History 3 Elective (CAS)
MGMT 3476 Managing Organizational Change 3 Advanced Management Elective
MKTG 3501 (or BUSI 0050) Consumer Behavior 3 MKTG-UB 2 Consumer Behavior

Fall 2012

Course Title Abroad

NYU Credits

Course Equivalent at NYU

BUSI0009 Business Policy 3 Elective (Stern)
BUSI0023 Operations and Quality Management 3 OPMG-UB 1 Operations Management
BUSI1003 Introduction to Management Information Systems 3 INFO-UB 1 Information Technology in Business & Society
BUSI1004 Marketing 3 MKTG-UB 1 Intro to Marketing
CCCH9003 Modernity and Traditional Chinese Thought 3 Elective (CAS)
CHIN9501 Chinese as a Foreign Language I 3 Elective (CAS)
ECON 106 Game and Decision 3 Politics Major Course
(department consent required)
FINA0106 Insurance: Theory and Practice 3 Advanced Finance Elective
FINA0301 Derivatives 3 Advanced Finance Elective
FINA2802 Investments and Portfolio Analysis 3 Advanced Finance Elective
POLI 62 Political Analysis 3 Politics Major Course
(department consent required)
POLI0078 Humanity in Globalization 3 Elective (CAS)
POLI 94 Political Participation Why & How 3 Politics Major Course
(department consent required)
PORT1001 Portuguese I.1 3 Elective (CAS)

Fall 2011

Course Title Abroad

NYU Credits

Course Equivalent at NYU

BUSI0023 Operations and Quality Management

3

OPMG-UB 1 Operations Management

BUSI0031 Marketing Research 3 MKTG-UB 9 Marketing Research
BUSI0050 Consumer Behavior 3 Elective (Stern)
CCHU9012 Body, Beauty and Fashion 3 Elective (CAS)
CHIN2502 Chinese as a Foreign Language II (Part II) 3 Elective (CAS)
CLDC0001 Cantonese for Foreign Learners I 3 Elective (CAS)
CLDP0012 Highlights of Chinese Dynasties
(for Foreign Learners)
3 Elective (CAS)
ECON0106 Games and Decisions 3 MULT-UB 20 Game Theory
ECON0601 Economic Development of China 3 Advanced Economics Elective
ECON0608 Great Events in History: An Economic Analysis 3 Elective (CAS or Stern)
FINA0106 Insurance: Theory & Practice 3 Advanced Finance Elective
FINA0301 Derivatives 3 Advanced Finance Elective
FINA0304 Advanced Corporate Finance 3 FINC-UB 7 Corporate Finance
FINA0501 Asian Financial Institutions 3 International Business Elective
FINA2802 Investments and Portfolio Analysis 3 Advanced Finance Elective
GEOG2065 Urban Planning: Principles and Practices 3 Elective (CAS)
LLAW3069 Regulation of Financial Markets 3 Elective (Stern)
POLI0098 Nonprofit Management 3 Elective (Stern)
POLI0101 Human Rights and Cultural Differences 3 Elective (CAS)
PORT1001 Portuguese I 3 Elective (CAS)
SOCI0015 Hong Kong Popular Culture 3 International Business Elective
SOCI0076 Globalization and Crime 3 Elective (CAS)

Additional Fall Courses

Course Title Abroad

NYU Credits

Course Equivalent at NYU

AMER1001 Born in the USA: US Youth Cultures 3 Elective (CAS)
BUSI0023 Operations & Quality Management 3 OPMG-UB 1 Operations Management
BUSI0031 Marketing Research 3 MKTG-UB 9 Marketing Research
BUSI0034 Human Resource: Theory & Practice 3 Advanced Management Elective
BUSI0038 Services Marketing 3 Elective (Stern)
BUSI0044 International Business 3 International Business Elective NOT EQUIVALENT to ECON-UB 11 Economics of Global Business
BUSI1003 Introduction to Management Information Systems 3 INFO-UB 1 Information Technology in Business & Society
BUSI3601 Supply Chain Management 3 Information Systems Elective
CCHU9012 Body, Beauty & Fashion 3 Elective (CAS)
CDLP0001 Putonghua for Foreign Learners I 1 Elective (CAS)
CHIN1113 Beginning Chinese as a Foreign Language (Part II) 3 Elective (CAS)
CHIN1201 Topical Studies of Chinese History 3 Elective (CAS)
CHIN1502 Chinese as a Foreign Language I (Part II) 3 Elective (CAS)
CHIN2501 Chinese as a Foreign Language II 3 Elective (CAS)
CLDC0001 Cantonese for Foreign Learners I 1 Elective (CAS)
CLDP0004 Putonghua for Foreign Learners IV 1 Elective (CAS)
CLDP0021 Chinese I 3 Elective (CAS)
ECON0107 History of Economic Thought 3 Advanced Economics Elective
ECON0301 Economic Development of China 3 International Business Elective
ECON0601 Economic Development of China 3 International Business Elective
ECON0602 Foreign Trade & Investment in China 3 International Business Elective
ECON0707 Economic Forecasting 3 Advanced Economics Elective
FINA0102 Financial Markets & Institutions 3 FINC-UB 22 Risk Management in Financial Institutions
FINA0106 Insurance (Theory & Practice) 3 Advanced Finance Elective
FINA0301 Derivatives 3 Advanced Finance Elective
FINA0302 Theories of Corporate Finance 3 FINC-UB 7 Corporate Finance
FINA0303 Case Studies in Corporate Finance 3 FINC-UB 7 Corporate Finance
FINA0304 Advanced Corporate Finance 3 FINC-UB 7 Corporate Finance (NOT approved as Advanced Corporate Finance)
FINA0501 Asian Financial Institutions 3 International Business Elective
FINA2802 Investments & Portfolio Analysis 3 Advanced Finance Elective
FINA3806 Risk Management 3 FINC-UB 43 Futures and Options
HIST2077 Eating History: Food Culture from the 19th Century to the Present 3 Elective (CAS)
STAT2303 Probability Modeling 3 STAT-UB 21 Introduction to Stochastic Processes
STAT2803 Stochastic Models 3 STAT-UB 21 Introduction to Stochastic Processes

Spring 2013

Course Title Abroad

NYU Credits

Course Equivalent at NYU

BUSI0015 Principles of Entrepreneurship 3 Elective (Stern)
FINA0805 Real Estate Finance 3 Advanced Finance Elective, FINC-UB 30 Real Estate Primary Markets
BUSI0032 Multinational Corporations 3 MGMT-UB 4 International Business Management (replacement for MGMT-UB 11 International Studies Program Requirement)
BUSI0023 Operations and Quality Management 3 OPMG-UB 1 Operations Management

Spring 2012

Course Title Abroad

NYU Credits

Course Equivalent at NYU

BUSI0022 International Marketing 3 MGMT-UB 11 International Studies Program
CHIN1501 Chinese as a Foreign Language I (Part I) 3 Elective (CAS)
ECON0406 State, Law & the Economy 3 Advanced Economics Elective
ECON0605 Economic History of China 3 Advanced Economics Elective

Additional Courses

Course Title Abroad NYU Credits Course Equivalent at NYU
BUSI0023A Operations & Quality Mgmt 3 OPMG-UB 1 Operations Management
BUSI0031A Marketing Research 3 MKTG-UB 9 Marketing Research
BUSI0038A Services Marketing 3 Marketing Elective
BUSI0044 International Business 3 Only approved for Spring semester students - can count as an ISP replacement course
BUSI0050 Consumer Behavior 3 MKTG-UB 2 Consumer Behavior
BUSI0069 Derivative Securities 3 FINC-UB 43 Futures & Options
BUSI0089A Studies on China's Competitiveness 3 International Business Elective
FINA0102 Financial Markets & Institutions 3 FINC-UB 22 Risk Management in Financial Institutions
FNA0105 International Financial Management 3 FINC-UB 30 International Financial Management
FINA1002 Introduction to Finance -- NOT EQUIVALENT to any Finance course
FINA1003 Corporate Finance -- NOT EQUIVALENT to any Finance course
STAT2803 Stochastic Models 3 STAT-UB 21 Introduction to Stochastic Processes
YFIN0002 Current Asian Finance: Issues, Ideas, and Practices 3 International Business Elective