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Economics A101

  • Number of credits 30 Credits
  • Level Bachelor's level
  • Starting Autumn Term 2018

About the course

The course A101 is an introduction course in Economcis consisting of four modules where each module covers 7.5ECTS. The first module introduced the students to microeconomic theory and the second module countinues with market failures and resource allocation problems. The second half of the course focuses on macroeconomics. Module three deals with economic policy in the short-run and module four on macroeconomic policy in the long-run, growth and policy constraints. 

Application and eligibility

Economics A101, 30 hp

Visa tillfällen för föregående termin Autumn Term 2018 Det finns inga senare terminer för kursen


Lectures begin on week starting 3 September 2018


Lectures end during the week of 14 January 2019

Study location




Type of studies

Daytime, 100%

Required Knowledge

Mathematics 3b/3c, Civics 1b/1a1+1a2, or English B, Mathematics C, Civics A


Results-National university aptitude test-Academic credits Applicants in some programs at Umeå University have guaranteed admission to this course. The number of places for a single course may therefore be limited.

Application code



The online application opens 15 March 2018 at 13:00 CET. Application deadline is 16 April 2018.

Application and Tuition fees

As a citizen of a country outside the European Union (EU), the European Economic Area (EEA) or Switzerland, you are required to pay application and tuition fees for studies at Umeå University.

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Tuition fee, first instalment


Total fee


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