University of Hong Kong: Approved Courses

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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.

Approved Courses

Course Title Abroad NYU Credits Course Equivalent at NYU Semester Taken
ARAB 1001 Arabic L.1 3 Elective (CAS) Fall 2014
BSTC 1002 Life and Buddhism 3 Elective (CAS) Fall 2013
BUSI 0023 (or IIMT3635) Operations & Quality Management 3 OPMG UB-1 Operations Management Fall 2013
BUSI 0095 (or IIMT 3621) Creativity and Business Innovations 3 Advanced Management Elective Fall 2013
BUSI 31 Marketing Research 3 MKTG UB-9 Marketing Research Fall 2013
BUSI0009 Business Policy 3 Elective (Stern) Fall 2012
BUSI0015 / MGMT3415 Principles of Entrepreneurship 3 MULT-UB 66 Advanced Social Entrepreneurship Fall 2014
BUSI0015 Principles of Entrepreneurship 3 Elective (Stern) Spring 2013
BUSI0022 International Marketing 3 MGMT-UB 11 International Studies Program Spring 2012
BUSI0023 Operations and Quality Management 3 OPMG-UB 1 Operations Management Fall 2014, Spring 2013, Fall 2012
BUSI0032 Multinational Corporations 3 MGMT-UB 4 International Business Management (replacement for MGMT-UB 11 International Studies Program Requirement) Spring 2013
BUSI0081A Advanced Communication Skills 3 Elective (Stern) Fall 2014
BUSI1003 Introduction to Management Information Systems 3 INFO-UB 1 Information Technology in Business & Society Fall 2012
BUSI1004 Marketing 3 MKTG-UB 1 Intro to Marketing Fall 2012
BUSI2811A Negotiation and Conflict Resolution 3 MGMT - UB 30 Fall 2015
BUSI2812 Social Venture Management Internship 3 Elective (Stern) Fall 2015
BUSI3801 Business Law 3 Elective (Stern) Fall 2015
BUSI 2814 Business Ethics 3 SOIM-12 Professional Responsibility and Leadership Fall 2016
CCCH9003 Modernity and Traditional Chinese Thought 3 Elective (CAS) Fall 2012
CCGL9005 Poverty, Development, and the Next Generation Challenges for a Global World 3 Elective (CAS) Fall 2014
CCGL9030 Understanding Financial Crisis 3 Advanced Economics Elective Fall 2014
CCHU9026 Cultures of War Making Sense of the Human Fighting Instinct 3 Elective (CAS) Fall 2014
CCST9017 Hidden Order in Daily Life A Mathematical Perspective 3 Elective (CAS) Fall 2014
CHIN9501 Chinese as a Foreign Language I 3 Elective (CAS) Fall 2014, Fall 2012, Spring 2012
CHIN9504 Chinese as a Foreign Language IV 3 Elective (CAS) Fall 2015
COMP1117 Introduction to Computer Programming 3 Elective (CAS) Fall 2014
ECON 0302 International Finance 3 ECON-UB 11 Economics of Global Business Fall 2012
ECON 106 Game and Decision 3 Politics Major Course (department consent required) Fall 2012
ECON 2253 International Finance 3 ECON-UB 11 Economics of Global Business Fall 2013
ECON 2253 International Macroeconomics 3 ECON-UB 11 Economics of Global Business Fall 2014
ECON0109 Topics in Macroeconomics 3 ECON - UA 12 Fall 2014
ECON0207 Monetary Economics 3 Advanced Economics Elective Fall 2013
ECON0402 Industrial Organization 3 Advanced Economics Elective Fall 2013
ECON0406 State, Law & the Economy 3 Business Economics Elective Spring 2012
ECON0605 Economic History of China 3 Business Economics Elective Spring 2012
ECON2102 Intermediate Macroeconomics 3 ECON-UA 12 Intermediate Macroeconomics Fall 2014
ECON2249 Foreign Trade and Investment in China 3 Business Economics Elective Fall 2014
ECON2257 Trade, Investment and Development in APEC Economics 3 Advanced Economics Elective Fall 2013
ECON2264 Economic Development of China 3 Business Economics Elective Fall 2015
ENGG1202 Introduction to Computer Science 3 Elective (CAS) - NOT Computer Science Minor Fall 2014
FINA 0102 Financial markets and Institutions 3 FINC-UB 22 Risk Management in Financial Institutions Fall 2013
FINA 0105 International Financial Management 3 FINC-UB 30 International Financial Management Fall 2013
FINA 304 Advanced Corporate Finance 3 FINC-UB 7 Corporate Finance Fall 2013
FINA0106 Insurance: Theory and Practice 3 Advanced Finance Elective Fall 2012
FINA0301 Derivatives 3 Advanced Finance Elective Fall 2012
FINA0805 Real Estate Finance 3 Advanced Finance Elective, FINC-UB 30 Real Estate Primary Markets Spring 2013
FINA2312 Advanced Corporate Finance 3 FINC-UB 7 Corporate Finance Fall 2014
FINA2320 Investment Analysis and Portfolio Analysis 3 Advanced Finance Elective Fall 2015
FINA2330 Financial Markets and Institutions 3 FINC-UB 22 Risk Management in Financial Institutions Fall 2015
FINA2331 Management of Commercial Banks 3 Advanced Finance Elective - CANNOT take FINC - UB 22 or MULT - UB 27 Fall 2014
FINA2802 Investments and Portfolio Analysis 3 Advanced Finance Elective Fall 2012
FINA3334 Private Banking and Wealth Management 3 Advanced Finance Elective - CANNOT take FINC - UB 44 Upon Return Fall 2015
FINA3806 Risk Management 3 FINC-UB 43 Futures and Options Fall 2014
FINE 1001 Intro to Western Art History 3 Elective (CAS) Fall 2013
HKGS2002 Hong Kong Identities in Local, National, and Global Contexts 3 Elective (CAS) Fall 2014
HUMA 1231 Popular Culture of East Asia 3 Elective (CAS) Fall 2014
IIMT 3635 Operations Management 3 OPMG-UB 1 Operations Management Fall 2015
IIMT2601 Management Information System 3 INFO-UB 1 Info Tech in Business and Society Fall 2014
IIMT3621B Creativity & Business Innovation 3 Elective (Stern) Fall 2014
JMSC 2019 Digital Media and Society 3 Elective (CAS) Fall 2015
MATH4406 Introduction to Partial Differential Equation 3 MATH-UA 263 Partial Differential Equations (pending CAS math department approval) Fall 2014
MGMT 3415 Principles of Entrepreneurship 3 Elective (Stern) Fall 2015
MGMT 3476 Managing Organizational Change 3 Advanced Management Elective Fall 2013
MKTG 3501 (or BUSI 0050) Consumer Behavior 3 MKTG-UB 2 Consumer Behavior Fall 2013
MKTG 3501 Consumer Behavior 3 MKTG-UB 2 Consumer Behavior Fall 2015, Fall 2014
MKTG 3502 Marketing Research 3 MKTG-UB 9 Research for Customer Insights Fall 2014
MKTG 3511 Advertising Management 3 MKTG-UB 3 Advertising Management Fall 2015
MKTG2501 Introduction to Marketing 3 MKTG-UB1 Introduction to Marketing Fall 2014
POLI 62 Political Analysis 3 Politics Major Course (department consent required) Fall 2012
POLI 94 Political Participation Why & How 3 Politics Major Course (department consent required) Fall 2012
POLI0078 Humanity in Globalization 3 Elective (CAS) Fall 2012
POLI3093 Understanding Social Protest 3 Elective (CAS) Fall 2014
PORT1001 Portuguese I.1 3 Elective (CAS) Fall 2012
PSYC 2020 Fundamentals of Social Psychology 3 PSYCH-UA 32 Social Psychology (Pending CAS Psychology department approval) Fall 2014
SOCI2071 Criminology 3 Elective (CAS) Fall 2015
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 2014
STRA3706 China Business Environment 3 Elective (Stern) Fall 2015
STRA3708-1A Century of Business in Hong Kong 3 Business Economics Elective Fall 2016
STRA3709 Applications of Strategic Thinking in Business 3 MGMT - UB 18 Fall 2014