Finance and Banking

PROPOSAL FOR FINANCE AND BANKING MAJOR

Title of Major: Finance and banking
Intellectual Merit of Major

1. Program Objectives:

- The Banking and Finance Training Program at Tan Tao University provides Bachelor of Science in Finance and Banking for students those who had good ethics, well thinking ability and full of necessary skills for researching, analyzing, planning, problem solving, decision making for the work of business, leadership, and effective management in the field of Finance and Banking.

- Finance and Banking major is a specialized field including corporate finance, public finance, and banking. So, the school's training objective is to equip and enhance the general knowledge of Finance and Banking covering all of three aspects above through professional knowledge blocks (basic knowledge and key industry knowledge).

- Each student may choose to in-depth study through a number of electives to acquire some specialized knowledge in corporate finance, public finance or banking. The difference, however, is not that great because the three specializations mentioned above are based on common ground, and between these specialties there is mutually complementary knowledge. On the other hand, this difference is too great for students to easily adapt to the multifaceted of working environment, or to take another field after graduation due to the demands of work.

2. General Degree Requirements:

2.1. General Knowledge about Society and Economy:

- Have a basic knowledge of natural sciences as the fundamental knowledge for the acquisition of knowledge of the finance and banking industry;

- Have basic knowledge of social sciences as the fundamental knowledge acquisition of the banking and finance industry.

2.2. In-depth Expertise in Finance and Banking:

- Having enough knowledge to systematize, synthesize and apply theories on financial market, financial investment, financial management;

- Have enough knowledge to systematize, synthesize and apply theories about fiscal policy, public policy, state budget management;

- Ability to systematize, synthesize and apply theories of monetary policy, central bank.

2.3. Professional Practice Skills Including Analytical, Problem Solving and Decision Making Skills in Finance and Banking:

- Demonstrate practical skills, make good use of technology and tools to operate, plan and solve problems related to fiscal and monetary policies;

- Practical skills, good use of technology and tools to solve problems related to state budget management, public investment management, public expenditure management, managing capital, international banking ...

2.4. Creative Thinking Skills and Research Ability:

- Have the skills to search, and collect data, as well as master the tools for research, calculation, problem identification, synthesis, evaluation, problem solving and decision making;

- Ability to synthesize and systematize highly logical and problem-solving, planning, organizing creatively professional work;

- Ability to work independently and critical thinking;

- Ability to plan and organize work effectively.

2.5. Communication Skills:

- Have the skills to interpret the issues of listening, speaking, reading and writing in English; Have effective presentation skills in front of the crowd;

- Have negotiation skills.

2.6. Teamwork, Collaboration Skills:

- Have the skills to listen with critical thinking, behavioral skills and relationships;

- Demonstrated spirit of cooperation, teamwork skills. Demonstrated spirit of willing to learn and ability to use new technology.

3. Career Opportunities:

- With the scientifically developed of highly output standards for the vision, mission and training objectives of the Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, graduates of the Finance and Banking major are fully qualified in ethics, knowledge, skills and health to undertake difficult works, and become a specialist in the finance and banking industry.

- Finance and Banking graduates have the opportunity to work in all three specific majors: corporate finance (investment banking, securities companies, fund management companies, insurance companies, non-financial, state management agencies in the field of securities, insurance, investment, etc.); Public finance (state management agencies in the public sector, financial departments, state treasuries, tax offices, etc.) and banks (international financial institutions such as IMF, WB, ADB, Commercial vehicles, financial leasing companies, debt purchase companies, etc.) with a variety of professional positions from brokers, stock analysts, investment analysts, portfolio managers. Private equity, investment fund management, financial management in non-financial enterprises, credit management, capital management.

4. Duration Time: 4 years.

5. Total Credits Requirements: 143 Credits

$1·         MoET Courses                                               23 Credits

$1·         Tân Tạo University Core Courses                 30 Credits

$1·         SBE Core Courses                                         36 Credits

$1·         Concentration Courses (8/10 courses)           24 Credits

$1·         Elective Courses                                            24 Credits                                            

$1·         Internship                                                       06 Credits

6. Finance and Banking Curriculum:

$1I.        General knowledge required by MoET: 5/5 Courses (23 credits)

Code

Course Name

Credits

MACL102

Basic Principles of Marxism-Leninism

5

MACL104

Ho Chi Minh Thought

2

MACL103

Revolution line of  Vietnam Communist Party

3

MACL105

Physical Education

5

MACL106

National Defense and Security Education

8

$1II.      Tân Tạo University Core Courses: 10/10 courses (30 credits)

Code

Course Name

Credits

HUM101

Writing and Ideas

3

HUM102

Culture and Literature

3

HIS101

Civilizations

3

HIS102

Modern Times

3

MATH101

Calculus I

3

ECON101

Microeconomics

3

ECON102

Macroeconomics

3

MGT101

Introduction to Management

3

MGT102

Leadership and Communication

3

PHYS101

Introductory Mechanics

3

CHEM101

Core Concepts in Chemistry

3

$1III.    School of Business and Economics Core Requirements: 12 courses (36 credits)

Code

Course Name

Credits

SBE201

Marketing Management I

3

SBE202

Management Information System

3

SBE203

Statistics I

3

SBE204

Statistics II

3

SBE205

Law in Business

3

SBE206

Managerial Economics

3

SBE207

Intermediate Macroeconomics

3

SBE208

Financial Accounting I

3

SBE209

Management Accounting I

3

SBE210

Organizational Behavior

3

SBE211

Financial Management I

3

SBE212

Finance and Global Economy

3

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

IV.  Finance and Banking Major Concentration Portfolio: 08/10 Courses (24 credits)

Code

Course Name

Credits

FNB301

Financial Management II

3

FNB302

Money Credit & Banking

3

FNB303

Corporate Finance

3

FNB304

Word Financial Markets

3

FNB305

Corporate Treasury & Investments

3

FNB306

Corporate Valuations

3

FNB307

Project & Infrastructure Finance

3

FNB308

Financial Accounting II

3

FNB309

Management Accounting II

3

FNB310

International Accounting Standards & Disclosure

3

$1V.      Elective Courses: (Students can choose to study other major courses)  24 credits:

Code

Course Name

Credits

EL_SBE001

Audit

3

EL_SBE002

Vietnam Accounting Standards

3

EL_SBE003

Accounting Information System I

3

EL_SBE004

Accounting Information System II

3

EL_SBE005

Bank Accounting

3

EL_SBE006

International Clearing

3

EL_SBE007

Taxation

3

EL_SBE008

Financial Statements Analysis

3

EL_SBE009

Commercial banking

3

EL_SBE010

Appilied Informatics in Financial and Banking 

3

EL_SBE011

Securities Analysis and Investment

3

EL_SBE012

Credit Appraisal

3

EL_SBE013

Analysis of Business Operations

3

EL_SBE014

Executive Administration

3

EL_SBE015

Strategic Management

3

EL_SBE016

SPSS

3

EL_SBE017

Quality Management

3

EL_SBE018

Risk Management

3

EL_SBE019

Applied IT in International Business

3

EL_SBE020

E-commerce

3

EL_SBE021

Foreign Trade

3

EL_SBE022

International Economy

3

EL_SBE023

Customs Operations

3

EL_SBE024

International Trade Law

3

EL_SBE025

Logistics, Transportation and Insurance in International Business

3

7. Entrance Requirements:

          - Students with a high school diploma taking the college entrance examination and passing the financial and banking industry admission criteria as prescribed.

           - Attend and pass TTU interview section.

8. Training Process, Graduation Requirements:

8.1 Training Process:

The training process is divided into 8 semesters: (can apply for shorter study time)

- Teaching and learning in English.

- Learning by credits.

- Internship: semester 8.

8.2 Graduation Requirements:

Students who meet the following criteria will be considered and recognized by the school:

- Complete at least 4 full-time courses at Tân Tạo University;

- Complete at least 1 major;

- Completion of 143 credits of compulsory courses and optional electives (including MoET courses);

- Average cumulative GPA of at least 1.67;

- Concentration portfolio and compulsory courses must be of at least 2.00;

- Minimum English level of 600 TOEFL or equivalent;

- Completion of the National Defense Education Certificate and subjects as regulated by the Ministry of Education and Training;

- At the time of graduation, students are not examined for criminal prosecution or disciplined action from the suspension.