Lectured in 1st year Business managementOptional course environmental administration
1ste jaar Bedrijfsbeheer
Theory [A] 37.5
Exercises [B] 0.0
Training and projects [C] 0.0
Studytime [D] 125
Studypoints [E] 5
Language of instruction Dutch
Lecturer Carl CLAESSENS
Reference RGBBRX01A14525
Key words

Our students should be able to:
  • Explain concepts and laws from micro- and macro-economics
  • Draw connections between the theory and the actual Belgian economical situation
  • Learn how to solve problems
  • Search, analyse and interpret information on topics from economics

Introductory concepts: micro- and macro economics
Consumer behaviour: demand
Producer behaviour: costs - returns - supply
Markets and prices
GNP - national income - national accounts
The level of national income
Money, monetary policy and inflation Economic growth
International trade
The government

No specific prior knowledge is required.

Final Objectives

Materials used
syllabus or book

Study costs
Unit price determined under hogeschool rules.

Study guidance
Student counselling service.

Teaching Methods
Lectures with accompanying exercises. Articles from newspapers and journals. Statistics

First exam session: 100 % written exam
Second exam session: 100 % written exam
Examination Board Flemish Community (ditto regular student)