Guías Docentes Electrónicas
1. General information
Course:
INTERNATIONAL ECONOMICS
Code:
54309
Type:
BASIC
ECTS credits:
9
Degree:
318 - UNDERGRADUATE DEGREE IN BUSINESS MANAGEMENT AND ADMINISTRATION (TO)
Academic year:
2022-23
Center:
6 - FACULTY OF LAW AND SOCIAL SCIENCES
Group(s):
40  41  42  45  43 
Year:
2
Duration:
AN
Main language:
Spanish
Second language:
Use of additional languages:
English Friendly:
Y
Web site:
Bilingual:
N
Lecturer: Mª DEL CARMEN DIAZ MORA - Group(s): 40  45  43 
Building/Office
Department
Phone number
Email
Office hours
San Pedro Mártir/ 3ª planta, despacho 8 (planta de Decanato)
ECO .ESP. E INT.,ECONOMET. E Hª E INS.EC
5178
carmen.diazmora@uclm.es

Lecturer: ERENA MARÍA GARCÍA LÓPEZ - Group(s): 40  41  45  43 
Building/Office
Department
Phone number
Email
Office hours
San Pedro Mártir/3ª planta
ECO .ESP. E INT.,ECONOMET. E Hª E INS.EC
ErenaMaria.Garcia@uclm.es

Lecturer: BELEN GONZALEZ DIAZ - Group(s): 40  45  43 
Building/Office
Department
Phone number
Email
Office hours
San Pedro Mártir/3ª planta
ECO .ESP. E INT.,ECONOMET. E Hª E INS.EC
5174
belen.gonzalez@uclm.es

2. Pre-Requisites
Not established
3. Justification in the curriculum, relation to other subjects and to the profession
Not established
4. Degree competences achieved in this course
Course competences
Code Description
E07 Understand the economic environment as a result and application of theoretical or formal representations on how the economy works. To do so, it will be necessary to be able to understand and use common handbooks, as well as articles and, in general, leading edge bibliography in the core subjects of the curriculum.
E11 Know the workings and consequences of the different economic systems
E12 Understand the role of institutions and agents in economic and social activities
G02 Ability to understand the ethical responsibility and the code of ethics of professionals working in the field of economics. To know and apply the legislation and recognition of human rights and questions of gender equality.
G03 Develop oral and written communication skills in order to prepare reports, research projects and business projects and defend them before any commission or group of professionals (specialised or non-specialised) in more than one language, by collecting relevant evidence and interpreting it appropriately so as to reach conclusions.
G04 Ability to use and develop information and communication technologies and to apply them to the corresponding business department by using specific programmes for these business areas.
G05 Capacity for teamwork, to lead, direct, plan and supervise multidisciplinary and multicultural teams in both national and international environments so as to create synergies which benefit organisations.
5. Objectives or Learning Outcomes
Course learning outcomes
Description
To know the models and techniques of analysis of the economic and legal environment that companies currently face, with special attention to the search for opportunities and the anticipation of possible changes.
To know the main theories and approaches of economic analysis to be able to explain the behavior of economic agents at the micro and macroeconomic levels, as well as the imperfections that can arise in different sectors as a result of the economic process.
Search for information, its analysis, interpretation, synthesis and transmission
Additional outcomes
Not established.
6. Units / Contents
  • Unit 1: Basic Concepts of Applied Economics
  • Unit 2: International Econonomic Growth and Development
  • Unit 3: The World Trade System
  • Unit 4: The International Monetary and Financial System
  • Unit 5:
7. Activities, Units/Modules and Methodology
Training Activity Methodology Related Competences ECTS Hours As Com Description
Class Attendance (theory) [ON-SITE] Lectures E07 E11 E12 1.84 46 N N
Class Attendance (practical) [ON-SITE] Combination of methods E07 E11 E12 G03 G04 1.2 30 Y N
Other on-site activities [ON-SITE] Combination of methods E07 E11 E12 G02 0.4 10 Y N
Final test [ON-SITE] Assessment tests 0.16 4 Y Y
Practicum and practical activities report writing or preparation [OFF-SITE] Problem solving and exercises E07 G03 G04 1.8 45 Y N
Other off-site activity [OFF-SITE] Combination of methods E07 E11 E12 G03 G05 0.4 10 Y N
Study and Exam Preparation [OFF-SITE] Self-study 3.2 80 N N
Total: 9 225
Total credits of in-class work: 3.6 Total class time hours: 90
Total credits of out of class work: 5.4 Total hours of out of class work: 135

As: Assessable training activity
Com: Training activity of compulsory overcoming (It will be essential to overcome both continuous and non-continuous assessment).

8. Evaluation criteria and Grading System
Evaluation System Continuous assessment Non-continuous evaluation * Description
Final test 70.00% 100.00% Theoretical-practical exam
Other methods of assessment 30.00% 0.00% Active participation in class. Preparation of group work.
Resolution of practical cases in class and on the virtual campus.
Total: 100.00% 100.00%  
According to art. 6 of the UCLM Student Evaluation Regulations, it must be provided to students who cannot regularly attend face-to-face training activities the passing of the subject, having the right (art. 13.2) to be globally graded, in 2 annual calls per subject , an ordinary and an extraordinary one (evaluating 100% of the competences).

Evaluation criteria for the final exam:
  • Continuous assessment:
    The final exam will consist of two parts: a partial exam that will take place in the evaluation period of the first semester (a mark over 5 is required to release the syllabus of this first semester) and a second test in the evaluation period of the second semester. The grade of the final exam will be added the grade obtained in the remaining evaluable activities when a minimum score of 4 out of 10 is obtained in the final exam.
  • Non-continuous evaluation:
    The evaluation will be carried out with a final test that will include the specific tests that are considered necessary to evaluate all the competences.

Specifications for the resit/retake exam:
In the extraordinary call, syllabus will be recovered through a final exam. The remedial evaluation of the competences acquired with training activities must be communicated to the professor before the beginning of the final evaluation period and will be carried out through specific tests that will be included in the final exam.
Specifications for the second resit / retake exam:
The evaluation will be carried out on a single written test with theoretical and practical questions; A minimum score of 5 out of 10 will be required to pass the course.
9. Assignments, course calendar and important dates
Not related to the syllabus/contents
Hours hours
Class Attendance (theory) [PRESENCIAL][Lectures] 46
Class Attendance (practical) [PRESENCIAL][Combination of methods] 30
Other on-site activities [PRESENCIAL][Combination of methods] 10
Final test [PRESENCIAL][Assessment tests] 4
Practicum and practical activities report writing or preparation [AUTÓNOMA][Problem solving and exercises] 45
Other off-site activity [AUTÓNOMA][Combination of methods] 10
Study and Exam Preparation [AUTÓNOMA][Self-study] 80

Global activity
Activities hours
10. Bibliography and Sources
Author(s) Title Book/Journal Citv Publishing house ISBN Year Description Link Catálogo biblioteca
Alonso, J.A. Lecciones sobre Economía Mundial- 10ª edición Civitas 9788413463971 2021 Ficha de la biblioteca
Krugman, P.R.; Melitz, M; Obstfeld, M. Economía Internacional: Teoría y Política- 10ª edición McGraw-Hill 8490352968 2016  
Muñoz del Bustillo, R. Introducción a la Unión Europea: un análisis desde la economía- 4ª edición Alianza 978-84-206-8277-8 2014 Ficha de la biblioteca
Tamarit C, Galduf J Economia de la Unión Europea- 8ª edición Civitas 978-84-9197-998-2 2019  
Tugores Ques J. Lecciones sobre Economía Mundial: Introducción al desarrollo Aranzadi 978-84-470-3277-8 2011 Ficha de la biblioteca



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