International Economics and Trade (IET)

1. Program Overview

This program aims to train the students to have the basic theory of international economy and international trade, basic knowledge and the analysis ability and the basic operation ability which is needed to engage in business activities, train the senior specialized personals for the foreign economic and trade department, Chinese and foreign Multi-National Corporation, who can engage in practical business, management, research, project planning and foreign contact, market development and other aspects of the works.

2. Main Courses

Chinese, Chinese Business Culture, Higher Mathematics, Principles of Management, Economics (Micro &Macro), International Finance, Statistics, Finance, Management of Multi-National Corporation, Financial Management, International Marketing, Accounting Principles, International Trade in Service, International Business, Human Resource Management, Foreign Trade Correspondence, International Trade Practice, Enterprise Strategy Management, etc.

3. Degree Conferred

Bachelor of Economics

4. Length of Program

Normally 4 years

Network Engineering (NE)

1. Program Overview

This program aims to train highly qualified professionals in the field of computer network, by enabling their overall development in moral, intellectual, physical and aesthetic aspects, fundamental theories of computer science and technology and application skills of computer network and related technology. Graduates will be demanded working in industrial organizations, research departments, and computer network organizations, governmental departments, etc.

2. Main Courses

Chinese, Introduction to Chinese Culture, Advanced Mathematics, Discrete Mathematics, Probability and Statistics, Basic of Programming (C), Data Structure, Principles of Compilers, Computer Network, Principles of Communication Systems, Design and Analysis of Algorithms, Principles and Practice of Database, Software Engineering, Operating System Project, Lab of Network Engineering, ACM Programming Contest Training, etc

3. Degree Conferred

Bachelor of Engineering

4. Length of Program

Normally 4 years

Software Engineering (SE)

1. Program Overview

This program aims to train highly qualified professionals with overall development in moral, intellectual, physical and aesthetic aspects, basic knowledge in natural sciences, humanities and social sciences etc., solid professional theories and application skills in the field of software engineering, independent software research and development capabilities, strong sense of innovation, broad international vision, good team cooperation spirit. Graduates will be demanded working in the management and services departments associated with software engineering,  computer software organizations, scientific and research departments, etc.

 2. Main Courses

Chinese, Introduction to Chinese Culture, Advanced Mathematics, Discrete Mathematics, Probability and Statistics, C Programming Language,Object-Oriented Programming, Data Structure, Introduction to Software Engineering, Java Programming, Computer Network, Principle of Database System, Operating System, Unified Modeling Language (UML), Software Requirement Engineering, Software Testing Technology, Software Process and Management, Algorithm Design and Analysis, Web Design, Dynamic Website Development, Mobile Intelligent Device Programming, Training Courses, Graduation Exercitation, Graduation Project (Thesis), etc.

3. Degree Conferred

Bachelor of Engineering

4. Length of Program

Normally 4 years

English Pedagogy and Education (EPE)

1. Program Overview

This program aims to cultivate excellent teachers who will be competent of teaching English as a foreign language for secondary and primary schools upon graduation. The program offers strong English language and cultural courses and a complete module of English pedagogy with a focus on both the theories and practices. Students enrolled for this program have best opportunities for internship and a promising career prospect as we have established partnerships with more than 150 primary and middle schools within Guangdong Province. Graduates of the English education major in the past years are thoroughly accredited by their employers. A large number of them have well established as backbone English teachers at various secondary schools in Guangdong Province, whose professionalism and diligence have won recognition and respect.

2. Main Courses

English Speaking and Listening, Extensive Reading (1-4), Intensive Reading (1-6), English Writing, British Literature, American Literature, Introduction to Novice English Teacher Development, Foreign Language Courseware Design, Issues in English Language Teaching Reforms, Pedagogy, Research Methods in Education, A Study of English Language Teaching, English Textbook Analysis and Teaching Design, Foreign Language Education Technology, Corpus and English Language Teaching.

3. Degree Conferred

Bachelor of Art (English Education)

4. Length of Program

Normally 4 years

Translation and Interpreting (TI)

1. Program Overview

This program aims to train students who after graduation can do translation / interpretation in the areas of government foreign affairs and international business and trade, to equip them with proficient language ability and skills, broad international vision, so as to provide them with the knowledge and humanistic quality needed in the work of translation / interpretation.

2. Main Courses

English Speaking and Listening, Extensive Reading (1-4), Intensive Reading (1-6), English Writing, British Literature, American Literature, Basic Translation, English Stylistics and Translation, Translation History, Western and Chinese Translation Theories, Consecutive Interpreting, Simultaneous Interpreting.

3. Degree Conferred

Bachelor of Art (English Translation)

4. Length of Program

Normally 4 years

Finance

1. Program Overview

South China Normal Univeisily (SCNU) and the Universily of Aberdeen (UoA) jointly provide the MOE-approved Sino-UK Undergraduate Finance Programme, with, more than one-third of the courses taught by professors from the University of Aberdeen. As a prestigious partner, the UoA offers teaching assistance to staff and students at the International Business College of SCNU.

This program aims to meet the requirements of talents who can master the theoiy and skill of finance. The students will have high level of English communicative ability and can use English as working language in the field of real estate finance and become the international and practical talents.

2. Main Courses

Microeconomics, Macroeconomics, Business Statistics, Accounting, Management, Land & property economics, Finance, Risk & Investment, Financial Market And Regulation, Business Finance, Personal Finance, Principles of Property Valuation, Corporate Finance, Applied Valuation, Management Accounting, Portfolio Investment, International Finance, Chinese, The Chinese Culture and Society, Survey of the Chinese Service Industry

3. Degree Conferred

Bachelor degree of Economics from SCNU MA (Honours) degree of Real Estate and Finance from UoA

4. Length of Program

(1) 4+0 mode:

Students who successfiilly complete 4 years of the undergraduate finance programme at SCNU will be awarded a Bachelor's degree in Economics from South China Normal University.

(2) 2+2 mode:

Students who successfully complete the first 2 years of the undergraduate Finance programme at SCNU (‘the SCNU Programme *) at the agreed level of achievement will be deemed to have met the requirements for entry to programme year 3 of the 4-year undergraduate MA (Honours) Real Estate and Finance programme at Aberdeen. Students who complete programme years 3 and 4 of the Aberdeen Honours Programme will be awarded a Bachelor degree of Economics from SCNU and a MA (Honours) degree of Real Estate from UoA.

5. Fees

Registration fee: RMB 800 

Tuition fee: RMB 26,000/year in China;

The tuition fees due each year in Aberdeen will be published on University of Aberdeen website (http://www.abdn.ac.uk/infohub/finance/fee-rates.php) in UK.