Information for exchange students at the Department of Economics, academic year 2015-2016
All courses at Department of Economics (except SØK3800 Experts in Teamwork and the Master Thesis' SØK3900, SØK3950 and FIN3900) are open for all students with a right to study at the Norwegian University for Science and Technology. The lectures for most courses are given in Norwegian. The required literature is often in English, however, and students are free to read this as self tuition and take the exam. Term papers and exams can be written in English in all courses at the Department of Economics.
None of the SØK/FIN courses have required previous knowledge. Please visit the course pages on the links below to check the recommended previous knowledge.
Courses in the SØK1000 series are elementary bachelor courses. The SØK2000 courses are advanced bachelor courses.
Courses in the SØK3000 series are fundamental master level courses. The SØK3500/FIN3000 courses are advanced master courses. Recommended previous knowledge are the fundamental master level courses (advanced maths, micro, macro and econometrics).
Courses in the SØK/FIN8000 series are PhD courses. They are not open for exchange students.
Bachelor level courses in English spring 2016:
Master level courses spring 2016
Courses that will be taught: SØK3001 Econometrics, SØK3005 Information and Market Theory, SØK3524 Environmental and Resource Economics, SØK3527 Fiscal Federalism.
Language of instruction for the master courses are not decided yet.
Bachelor level courses in English fall 2015
- SØK2009 International Macroeconomics. 7.5 ECTS. The course is taught at campus Dragvoll.
- SØK1151 Macroeconomics for Managers, 7.5 ECTS. The course is taught at campus Gløshaugen.
Master level courses in English fall 2015
SØK3006 og SØK3007 are new courses, and the course descriptions will be avalable in June 2015.
Courses offered in English - historical
Bachelor level courses in English spring 2015:
Master level courses in English spring 2015
1) SØK3523 Economic Growth and Development. 15 ECTS. The course is taught at campus Dragvoll.
Courses that will be taught in Norwegian: SØK3001, SØK3005, SØK3520
Bachelor level courses in English fall 2014
Bachelor level courses in English spring 2013:
Courses taught in Norwegian: SØK1011, SØK1012, SØK2005, SØK2900
Master level courses in English spring 2013
Courses taught in Norwegian: SØK3005, SØK3521
Bachelor level autumn 2012
The following courses will be taught in Norwegian: SØK1000, SØK1010, SØK2008 and SØK2103 at campus Dragvoll. SØK1151 and SØK1104 at campus Gløshaugen.
Master level autumn 2012
1) FIN3005 Asset pricing. 7.5 ECTS. The course is taught at campus Dragvoll.
2) SØK3515 Microeconometrics and panel data analysis. 15 ECTS. The course is taught at campus Dragvoll.
The following courses will be taught in norwegian in the autumn semester: SØK3003, SØK3004, SØK3522, SØK3524, FIN3006. These courses will all be at campus Dragvoll.
Bachelor level spring 2012
Master level spring 2012