|Translation of the Swedish course syllabus|
Advanced Microeconomics, 7.5 credits
|(Avancerad mikroekonomi, 7,5 högskolepoäng)|
|Main field of study:||Economics|
|Academic school:||School of Social Sciences|
|Disciplinary domain:||Social Sciences 100%|
|Education cycle:||Second-cycle (Master)|
|Progressive specialisation:||A1F (Second cycle. Entry requirements: completed second-cycle course/s)|
|Language of instruction:||English|
|Valid from:||HT 2018 (autumn semester)|
This course syllabus was validated by the Faculty Board for Social Sciences at Södertörn University on 2018-04-24 according to the stipulations in the Higher Education Ordinance.
Bachelor's Degree in Economics and 60 credits at Master's level, of which 45 credits must be in Economics, and English B or the equivalent.
After the course the student is able to:
Knowledge and understanding
|4.||Course content, modules and examinations
The course extends the students’ knowledge within the field of microeconomic theory, which is the foundation of contemporary international research in the field of microeconomics. The level of abstraction in this course is significantly higher than in previous microeconomic theory courses in terms of formalised mathematical analysis.
Teaching is primarly conducted through lectures.
Examination will be via written examaniation.
|The grading criteria are distributed prior to the start of a course or module.|
If a student has a certificate for compensatory support from Södertörn University, the examiner may decide on an adapted examination or alternative examination form in accordance with Södertörn University's regulations.
|8.||Restrictions on accreditation
The course may not be accredited as part of a degree if the contents are partly or wholly the same as a course previously taken in Sweden or elsewhere.
Following the Vice-Chancellors decision on internationalization and grade scale at Södertörn University College (dnr: 1148-1.1.2-2018), this syllabus replaces the syllabus with course code 1081NE, with the difference that the grade system has been updated. The syllabus is determined through special order (dnr: 1773-2.1.1-2018).