|Subject||WORLD ECONOMY AND ITS ORGANISATION||Code||00512038|
|Department||ECONOMIA Y ESTADISTICA
|General description||IN THIS SUBJECT WE WILL ANALYSE DIFFERENT ECONOMIC MODELS AROUND THE WORLD AND HOW INTERNATIONAL ECONOMICS ARE ORGANISED. WE WILL ALSO STUDY THE MAIN INTERNATIONAL ECONOMIC INSTITUTIONS.|
|Tribunales de Revisión||
|I.- The World Economy||Unit 1.- Intoduction to the main agents of the World Economy
Unit 2.- The globalization framework
Unit 3.- United Nations
|II.- Multilateral Organizations||Unit 4.- External trade and the WTO
Unir 5.- International Monetary System and the FMI
Unit 6.- The World Bank Group
Unit 7.- Others
|Methodologies :: Tests|
|Class hours||Hours outside the classroom||Total hours|
|Tutorship of group||13||26||39|
|(*)The information in the planning table is for guidance only and does not take into account the heterogeneity of the students.|
|Assignments||During the course students will be ask to write one or several assignments about certain topics related to the subject contents.|
|Tutorship of group||During this time, students will work on their assingments and the teacher will solve any doubt about the contents studied.|
|Lecture||Theoretical and participative classes to put forward the main concepts and contents of the course with the support of different materials.|
|Mixed tests||Written exams to evaluate students knowledge of the concepts studied.||50% of total evaluation|
|Others||Quality of Assignments and their presentation (40%) and in/class evaluation based on assistance, involvement in debates, etc.(10%)||50% of total evaluation|
|Other comments and second call|
The evaluation will be done over a scale of 10 points.
Primera Convocatoria Ordinaria (1st Chance):
To pass the subject, students should get a minimun mark of 4 points over 10 in each of the written exams taken and a mininum of 5 points in the final grade.
Those students that having not reached a 4 in some of the exams o that having a 4 in each of them do not get an average grade of 5 for the subject, may retake the failed exams during the Second Chance period.
Segunda Convocatoria Ordinaria (2nd Chance):
Students will retake written exams which marks will be added to the marks obtained in the rest of the evaluation activities of the ordinary teaching period. This exam will be taken at the official date scheduled by the Faculty.
THE USE OF ANY DEVICE DIFFERENT FROM BALLPENS IS ABSOLUTY FORBIDDEN DURING THE EXAMS
Convocatoria de Diciembre
Students will take a wirtten test to evaluate the competences and content knowledge acquired related to the subjetct.
|Sources of information|
|Access to Recommended Bibliography in the Catalog ULE|
CARBAUGH, R.J. (2011): "Global economics". South-Western Cengage Learning. International Edition. 13th edition.
DICKEN. P. (2011): "Global Shift. mapping the changing contours of the world economy". The Guilford Press. 6th edition.
|Open mind and interest for international economic topics.|