|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 2019 (autumn semester)|
This course syllabus was validated by the Faculty Board for Social Sciences at Södertörn University on 2019-02-14 according to the stipulations in the Higher Education Ordinance.
Bachelor's Degree in Economics and English B or equivalent.
|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.
The course comprises lectures and seminars
Assessment is conducted through a written examination and assignments.
|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.
If there are changes in the reading list between semesters, a new list for the next semester is to be validated no later than July 15 and December 15 respectively.
|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.