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1 Introduction of discipline

Agro-forestry economics and management is under the category of management. It is guided by the basic theory of economics and management, concerning the actual conditions of the agricultural and rural economic development, to carry out applied research. The discipline is committed to the following researching areas:

1 The market and the circulation of agricultural products

The research problems include the optimization of circulation channels, improvement of circulation efficiency, supply chain management, construction of market system, and the international trade and consumption behavior of aquatic products. The principles and methods of market theory and international trade theory are applied to solve the economic problems in international trade and others in every component and link of the agricultural product market system.

2The agricultural resources and environment

This research aims at exploring the relationship between the agricultural (fishery) economic development and the protection of resources and environment, and the influence and economic effect of different productivity layout on the agricultural (fishery) resources and environment, and also trying to carry out some economic policies of the prevention and control of agricultural (fishery) environmental pollution, and formulate standards of agricultural(fishery)environment that are scientific and economic effective.

3Supply chain and security management of the agricultural products

The research problems include supply chain management, logistics system optimization, green logistics, safety supervision and management in circulation of agricultural products. The principles and methods of management and food safety management theory are applied to solve the problems of safe circulation and others in every component and link of the supply chain of agricultural product.

4 Management of agricultural enterprises

The research subjects include the business model,  and the food enterprises, and to agriculture and food enterprise business model, strategic decision-making, organizational forms, investment decision making, for-profit model and internal process management, and brand building of mega-agriculture and food enterprises. It serves to commercialization, industrialization and international development of our country, and is committed to the continuous improvement of internal management of modern agriculture and food companies in Shanghai and even the whole country.

5 Policy and management of agriculture (fishery)

This subject highly focuses on fishery included in agriculture, and studies the issue of fishery policy and management comprehensively and systematically, which comes down to fisheries, aquaculture, processing and trade of aquatic products and every necessary part in fishery economy. Its professional features are distinctive. In terms of its research methods, it requires a great combination of economics, management, law, sociology, aquaculture and environmental science as a multi-interdisciplinary subject.

 

2.      The following is the arrangement of program:

 

Core Units8points

Unit No.

Unit

Credit Points

Study Hours

Terms

level

remarks

G09002

Chinese

6

96

1/2

1-2

 

G09021

Overview of China

2

32

2

2

 

 

Specialists Units12points

Unit No.

Unit

Credit Points

Study Hours

Terms

level

0410008

Advanced operations Research

2

32

1

1

0410027

Intermediate Microeconomics

2

32

1

1-2

0410007

Advanced Management

2

32

2

3

0410009

Agricultural Market and policy

2

32

2

3

0410010

Agricultural Project Management

2

32

2

3

0410028

Intermediate Macroeconomics

2

32

2

3-4

 

Basic Frontier Units(M)4points

Unit No.

Unit

Credit Points

Study Hours

Terms

level

0420005

 Economics Frontier(primary)

2

32

2

3-4

0420006

Management Frontier(primary)

2

32

2

3-4

 

Optional Units6points

Professional optional units

Unit No.

Unit

Credit Points

Study Hours

Terms

level

0410011

Environmental and Nature Resources Economics

2

32

1

1

0410019

Advanced Financial Management

1

16

1

1

0410013

Development Economics

1

16

2

3

0410014

Regional Economics

1

16

2

3

0410033

Cost Management

1

16

2

4

0410034

Strategy Management 

1

16

2

4

0410035

Supply Chain Management

1

16

2

4

0410036

Organizational Management

1

16

2

3