Course Code: ADRD113 • Study year: I • Academic Year: 2024-2025
Domain: Business Administration - Masters • Field of study: Managing sustainable regional development
Type of course: Compulsory
Language of instruction: English
Erasmus Language of instruction: English
Name of lecturer: Ionela Gavrilă Paven
Seminar tutor: Anca Nichita
Form of education Full-time
Form of instruction: Class
Number of teaching hours per semester: 42
Number of teaching hours per week: 3
Semester: Autumn
Form of receiving a credit for a course: Grade
Number of ECTS credits allocated 7

Course aims:

The ability to act independently and creatively in approaching and solving problems, to evaluate objectively and constructively critical states, to creatively solve economic problems and to communicate results demonstratively
Leadership skills and clear employment on the path of professional development
Funding of systems, capacities and strategies regarding the development and diversification of the business environment
Foundation of the business plan, of the specific strategies, plans and programs, of the fulfillment procedures, as well as the identification and application of the corrective measures in order to achieve the predicted objectives in the best conditions
Understanding and awareness of the importance of developing business strategies that will generate sustainable, healthy growth

Course Entry Requirements:


Course contents:

1. Regionalism, Decentralization, Regional Development Policy – Developing regions (definition, classification) 2. Disparities in regional development (development disparities at European Union level, development disparities in Romania, policies for reducing disparities) 3. legal and institutional framework of the regional development in Romania 4. Regional Development Policy in European Union and Romania 5. Financial instruments for reducing the development discrepancies

Teaching methods:

Lecture, Discussions

Learning outcomes:

This discipline offers the ability to: understand the economic development processes and phenomenon; types of the economic development; conscious use of economic categories; development of an economic mode of thinking; discrepancies in regional development.

Learning outcomes verification and assessment criteria:

Written test examination – 70%, Verification during the semester – 30%.

Recommended reading:

Gavrila-Paven I., European Economy - Course, 1 Decembrie 1918 University of Alba Iulia, Alba Iulia, 2019, -.
Gavrila-Paven I., European Business Environment - Course, 1 Decembrie 1918 University of Alba Iulia, Alba Iulia, 2019, -.
Norkett, Paul, Compendium of the European Union, S.L.:Mcgraw-Hill Book Company, -, -, -.
Buell, Victor P., Marketing Management: A Strategic Planning Approach, Mcgraw-Hill Book Company, -, -, -.
Gavrila-Paven I., Cooperare economică internațională, Seria Didactica, Alba Iulia, 2017, -.