Business Economics

The economics department offers two academic programs that lead to a BA degree in economics and a BA in business economics. The department also offers a minor program in in economics.

The academic plan consists of 126 credit hours distributed as follows:

Type of requirement

Credit hours

University requirements

21

Faculty of business and economics requirement 

29-32

Specialization requirement

63

Free elective courses

10-13

Total

126

Specialization requirements in economics: 60 credit hours

A. Mandatory  courses: 48 credit hours as follows

Courses Number

Prerequisite

ECON132 | PRINCIPLES OF MACROECONOMICS

ECON131

ECON3311 | ANALYTICAL MICROECONOMICS 1

ECON132, MATH2351

ECON3321 | ANALYTICAL MACROECONOMICS 1

ECON132, MATH2351

ECON430

 

ECON131, STAT2361

ECON435

 

ECON3311

ECON437 | SEMINAR IN ECONOMICS

Student in the 4th year and department approval

ECON438 | PROJECT EVALUATION

ECON3311

BUSA230 | PRINCIPLES OF MANAGEMENT

BUSA130

BUSA330 | HUMAN RESOURCES MANAGEMENT

BUSA230

BUSA332 | INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS

BUSA230

BUSA333 | ORGANIZATIONAL BEHAVIOR

BUSA230

ACCT230 | FINANCIAL ACCOUNTING 2

BUSA130

ACCT331 | COST ACCOUNTING

ACCT230

FINN230 | PRINCIPLES OF FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT

FINN130, ACCT230

FINN332 | MANAGEMENT OF NON-BANKING INSTITUTIONS

FINN130

MKET230 | PRINCIPLES OF MARKETING 2

MKET130

B. Elective Courses: 15 credit hours from the following courses:

Credit Hours

No. of Course

Course Prerequisite

3 Credit hours of the following courses

ECON234 | PALESTINIAN ECONOMICS

ECON132

 

ECON338 | MONEY AND BANKING

ECON132

 

ECON434 | PUBLIC FINANCE

ECON3311

3 Credit hours of the following courses

FINN234 | FINANCIAL AND BANKING LEGISLATIONS

FINN130

 

FINN330 | INTERMEDIATE MANAGERIAL FINANCE

FINN230

 

FINN331 | CORPORATE FINANCIAL ANALYSIS

FINN330

3 Credit hours of the following courses

BUSA331 | ORGANIZATION THEORY

BUSA230

 

BUSA334 | ELECTRONIC COMMERCE

BUSA230

 

BUSA336 | PROJECT MANAGEMENT

FINN230,BUSA230

3 Credit hours of the following courses

ACCT332 | PRINCIPLES OF TAXATION

ACCT230

 

ACCT333 | MANAGERIAL ACCOUNTING

ACCT331

 

ACCT334 | ACCOUNTING OF FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS

ACCT230

3 Credit hours of the following courses

MKET332 | SALES MANAGEMENT

MKET230

 

MKET333 | ADVERTISING MANAGEMENT

MKET230

 

MKET335 | INTERNATIONAL MARKETING

MKET230