Courses

Courses, study year 2017-2018

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On this page are listed all the economics bachelor level and master's level courses which will be organized in the study year 2017-2018. The list includes also the master's level courses organized by the University of Helsinki and Hanken. The master's level students majoring in economics at Aalto can complete economics courses also at the University of Helsinki and Hanken through the HECER-cooperation. Students studying other subjects in Aalto have to apply for JOO flexible study right to those courses.

Please familiarize yourself with the study guide and degree structure, you can find it here (current study guide-> Kauppatieteiden kandidaatin tutkinto -> Erikoistumisalueet ->Taloustiede/ -> Master of Science Degree Studies -> Study Programmes -> Economics).

The course descriptions and teaching schedules of the study year 2017-2018 will be updated to WebOodi in 1.8. Before that you can check the schedules from the lists you can find here (Teaching schedules - Bachelor level courses in Otaniemi 2017-2018/Master level courses in Töölö 2017-2018). Please note that these lists will not be updated, so always check the most recent information in WebOodi.

Bachelor level courses 2017-2018

Course code
Name of the course
Teaching period
31A00110Taloustieteen perusteetIII
31C00100MikrotaloustiedeI-II
31C00200MakrotaloustiedeIII-IV
31C00300Suomen talous ja talouspolitiikkaI
31C00800Personnel EconomicsV
31C00900Raha- ja pankkiteoriaV
31C01100Taloustieteen matemaattiset menetelmätI-II, III-IV
31C01300Energy and Environmental EconomicsV
31C014100Russian Economy: Opportunities and Challenges for Doing BusinessII
31C99901KandidaatintutkielmaI-II, III-IV
31C99902KTK-tutkielmaseminaariI-II, III-IV
31C99903KypsyysnäyteI-II, III-IV
31C99904Capstone: Ekonometria ja data-analyysiIII-IV

 

Master's level courses 2017-2018

The courses organized by Aalto:

Course code
Name of the course
Teaching period
31E00500International TradeIII
31E00600Open Economy MacroeconomicsIV
31E00700Labor EconomicsIV
31E00710Topics in Labor EconomicsV
31E00910Applied Microeconometrics II
31E00920Applied Microeconometrics IIIII
31E11100Microeconomics: PricingI
31E99906Capstone: Microeconomic PolicyII
31E13000Industrial Organization (Micro III)III
31E15000Development Economics II
31E16000Development Economics IIIV
31E01400Macroeconomics of Labor MarketsV
31E23000Macroeconomics: PolicyIV
31E40100History of Economic Growth and CrisesII
31E03000Investment Decisions in Emerging MarketsIII
31E99901Master's ThesisI-II, III-IV
31E99903Maturity TestI-II, III-IV
31E99905Master's Thesis SeminarI-II, III-IV
31E99904Capstone: Economics*I-IV

*Only for students who have started their Economics MSc. studies at Aalto before 1.8.2017 and have already completed the course 31E12100 Microeconomics: Policy.

The courses organized by the University of Helsinki:

Through HECER-cooperation the master's level students studying economics at Aalto can complete also economics courses offered by the University of Helsinki. Please check the exact teaching times and course information from the University of Helsinki WebOodi.

Course code in Aalto
Name of the course
Teaching period
31E09100Macroeconomics 1I
31E09100Macroeconomics 2II
31E09100Econometrics 1I
31E09100Econometrics 2II
31E09100Applied Macroeconometrics 1III
31E09100Applied Macroeconometrics 2IV
31E09100Contract TheoryIII
31E09100Money and Monetary PolicyIII
31E09100Globalization and GrowthIV
31E09100Microeconomics 1I
31E09100Microeconomics 2II

Please note that all the courses lectured at the University of Helsinki are 5 credits from the study year 2017-2018 onwards. The courses lectured at the University of Helsinki will be registered with the code 31E09100 to Aalto University's study register. If needed, the student can complete the course 31E09200 Supplementary studies in Economics (1 cr) in order to get the required amount of credits in the Economics MSc. programme. See the course descriptions of 31E09100 and 31E09200 in WebOodi for further information.

Courses organized by Hanken:

Through HECER-cooperation the master's level students studying economics at Aalto can complete also economics courses offered by Hanken. Please note that these courses are not available for exchange students studying economics at Aalto. Please check the exact teaching times and course information from Hanken. You need to also fill in the application for study right at Hanken in order to participate in these courses, please see further information here.

Course code in Aalto
Name of the course
Teaching period
31E01200Behavioral and Experimental EconomicsII
31E09900Advanced Topics in Intermediate MacroeconomicsII
31E01900Banking and FinanceIII
31E02000Competition PolicyIV

 

Research Master Track courses:

If you want to complete Research Master Track as part of your economics master's studies at Aalto, you must first agree about this with the director of the master's programme in economics. Aalto University, the University of Helsinki and Hanken will organize the Research Master Track courses in cooperation. Please check the schedules of the study year 2017-2018 here

Course code in Aalto
Name of the course
Teaching period
31L30211Microeconomics part 1I
31L30212Microeconomics part 2II
31L30213Microeconomics part 3III
31L30214Microeconomics part 4IV
31L30311Macroeconomics part 1I
31L30312Macroeconomics part 2II
31L30313Macroeconomics part 3III
31L30314Macroeconomics part 4IV
31L30215Qualifying Examination: Microeconomics 
31L30315Qualifying Examination: Macroeconomics 
31L30411Econometrics part 1I
31L30412Econometrics part 2II
31L30413Econometrics part 3III
31L30414Econometrics part 4IV
31L30415Qualifying Examination: Econometrics 
31L30416Math CampAugust 2017