International Economic Activity

3.292.00.00 International Economic Activity
Qualification awarded: Master in International Economic Relations
Entry year: 2022
Mode of study: full
Program duration: 1 year 9 months
Institute: Institute of Economics and Management
Number of credits: 120 ECTS credits
Level of qualification according to the National Qualification Framework and the European Qualifications Framework: NQF Level 7 (Second cycle of QF-EHEA / EQF Level 7)
Field(s) of study: International relations
Qualification requirements and regulations, including graduation requirements: Certification is carried out in the form of a qualifying exam and public defense of a master's thesis (in a foreign language at the request of the student)
Characteristics of the educational program: The educational and scientific program is based on the fundamental postulates of international economic relations and the results of modern research in the field of innovative development of theory and practice of international economics. Aimed at the development of the theoretical and methodological and methodological and applied base of international economic relations with the emphasis on the latest trends in the world economy, which deepens the professional worldview and provides a basis for a further professional research career. The educational and scientific program has three practical lines: international business, international investment, and innovation, customs economics The program includes the study of modern scientific achievements in the field of international economic relations at the macro and micro levels, models of an open economy and stabilization policy, methods of assessing currency and financial risks, application of adequate empirical economic research tools needed for modern economic analysis. government agencies. It is planned to conduct problem-oriented lecture courses, workshops, and independent research work.
Програмні результати навчання: 1. To have the necessary knowledge and skills in business communication in the field of international economic relations, as well as communicate effectively at the professional and social levels, including oral and written communication in a foreign language/languages. 2. To think creatively, show flexibility in decision-making based on logical arguments, and verified facts in a limited time and resources based on the use of various diagnostic methodologies of leading international organizations 3. To systematize, synthesize and organize the information obtained, identify problems, formulate conclusions and develop recommendations using effective approaches and technologies, specialized software to solve complex problems of practical problems taking into account the cross-cultural characteristics of international economic relations. 4. Make informed decisions on the problems of international economic relations under uncertain conditions and requirements. 5. Assess the degree of complexity of tasks in planning activities and processing their results. 6. To analyze legal documents, evaluate analytical reports, competently use regulatory documents and reference materials, conduct applied analytical developments, professionally prepare analytical materials. 7. Research and analyze models of development of national economies and justify measures to achieve their strategic goals in the transformation of world economic relations. 8. To develop and research adaptive models of balancing imbalances and leveling threats to global development, offering options for solving problems based on research results. 9. Monitor, analyze, evaluate the activities of global firms (corporations, strategic alliances, consortia, unions, trusts, etc.) to identify their competitive positions and advantages in world markets. 10. Understand the patterns and trends of the world economy and the phenomenon of the new economy, taking into account the processes of intellectualization, informatization, and scientific and technological exchange. 11. Understand the essence of the social dimension of global economic development and implement the principles of social responsibility in the activities of international economic relations. 12. To determine the geo-economic strategies of countries and their regional economic priorities, taking into account national economic interests and the security component of international economic relations in the context of global human problems and the asymmetry of the distribution of world resources. 13. Identify changes in market conditions under the influence of uncertain factors, carry out their comparative analysis, critically evaluate the consequences of ideas and decisions to predict trends in global markets. 14. Present the results of their research by preparing scientific publications and tests at scientific events. 15. Be able to produce and test hypotheses, identify and solve scientific problems, plan and perform scientific or applied research, gather the necessary information, justify conclusions and present the results of research. 16. Apply modern methods and technologies of teaching in higher education using appropriate communication techniques, socio-psychological principles of group communication, principles and techniques of productive and ethical interaction at the level of "student-teacher" and "teacher-teacher". 17. Be able to apply cumulative knowledge, scientific achievements, information technology in research in the field of international economic relations; interpret the results of research, be able to present them, find ways to solve problems, and predict the future consequences of decisions.
Academic mobility: On the basis of bilateral agreements between the National University "Lviv Polytechnic" and universities of Ukraine, as well as higher educational institutions of foreign partner countries.
Work placement(s): Practice on the topic of master's qualification work and research and teaching practice
Programme director: Lytvyn Iryna
Occupational profiles of graduates: Workplaces in the field of international economic relations: economic entities in the sphere of production and services; consulting and logistics companies; banks and insurance companies; investment funds; international organizations; public administration and local self-government bodies; research institutes and laboratories dealing with the problems of international economics.
Access to further studies: Obtaining third (educational and scientific / educational and creative) level
Other program features: The program provides for international academic mobility and active involvement of higher education and teachers in the implementation of international grants and projects, systematic international educational and research internships for teachers, use of modern software provided by foreign partners (Diamond FMS, Netherlands) for educational purposes.