80% Face-to-face, 20% Distance learning
Parkin Michael: Economics. Global Edition 9th or subsequent edition. Pearson Education Ltd. (Chapters are partially utilised) CH1 Introduction, CH3 Demand & Supply, CH 4 Elasticity, CH6 Government actions in markets, CH7 Global markets in action, CH17 Externalities CH21 GDP, CH22 Monitoring jobs and inflation, CH26 Exchange rate and Balance of Payments, CH30 Fiscal policy, CH31 Monetary policy (partially) Lectures & lecture materials, assignments, videos
The study unit will be evaluated based on your exam results, the circular economy- assignment and the country report. The country report will be created in teams.
Your activity during the course will get you up to 15 % of total points
1. Circular economy-assignment max 10 points
2. Exam max 45 points (20+25)
3. Country Report max 30 points
4. Activity points, based on attendance and assignments 15 points
Deadlines are to be followed. Participation in the team presentation session is an important part of sharing and co-learning. Absense, even partial, will decrease your report points (individually).
The assignment specific assessment criteria will be specified in the instructions
Assessment / Grades
Excellent 81 - 100 p
Very good 71 - 80 points
Good 61 - 70 points
Very satisfactory 51 - 60 points
Satisfactory 41 - 50 points
Failed 0 - 40 points
07.01.2019 - 10.05.2019
26.11.2018 - 06.01.2019
20 - 40
Laurea university of applied sciences
Changes are possible in the course plan.
HMA Degree Programme in Service Business Management, Laurea Leppävaara
We will have joint lectures with Business IT- and Security Mgmt -groups, mainly on Wednesday-mornings at 8.30 - 11 (Note one exception on Monday 11.03.2018):
16.01.2019 08.30 - 11.00 Timo Introduction, Demand & Supply, Juhani Kettunen
23.01.2019 08.30 - 11.00 Timo GDP, Harri Ruoslahti
30.01.2019 08.30 - 11.00 Timo Circular Economy, Ritva Jäättelä
13.02.2019 08.30 - 11.00 Timo Labour Markets & Inflation, Harri Ruoslahti
20.02.2019 08.30 - 11.00 Timo Exam, part 1
27.02.2019 08.30 - 11.00 Timo Economic Policy, Juhani Kettunen
11.03.2019 08.30 - 11.00 Timo Global Economy, Ritva Jäättelä
03.04.2019 08.30 - 11.00 Timo Exam, part 2
In addition to lectures, there will be 8 - 10 classes that normally will be held on Thursday mornings at 8.45 -11.15. See the schedule for updated information.
Additional contact sessions will be removed from the schedule before the course start.
If you do not pass the course, you will have two retake options on the official retake days.
6.6.2019 (registration 16.5. - 27.5.2019) and 5.9.2019 (registration 8.8. - 26.8.2019).