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Bachelor of Applied Economics: Economic Policy
Academic year :

Model Path part 1

General Economics

6 ECTS-credits

Introduction to Economics6sp1st semester
Bouckaert, Jan
 

Quantitative Methods

9 ECTS-credits

Discriptive Statistics and Probability Theory3sp2nd semester
Arnouts, Heidi
Mathematics with Applications in (Business) Economics6sp1st/2nd sem.
De Schepper, Ann
 

Business Administration

21 ECTS-credits

Accounting6sp1st/2nd sem.
Lybaert, Nadine
Information Systems3sp1st semester
Verelst, Jan
Introduction to Financial Markets 13sp2nd semester
De Ceuster, Marc
Introduction to Financial Markets 23sp2nd semester
De Ceuster, Marc
Management and Organisation6sp2nd semester
Asselbergh, Margareta
 

Broadening Areas of Study

18 ECTS-credits

European and International Environment6sp2nd semester
Bouckaert, Jan
De Borger, Bruno
Albers, Sascha
Introduction to Psychology3sp2nd semester
Declerck, Carolyn
Introduction to Sociology3sp1st semester
Cambré, Bart
Law and Corporation6sp1st semester
Vanhees, Hendrik
 

Languages

Compulsory: 6 ECTS-credits to choose from the list below
Spread over the bachelor programme 18 ECTS-credits in languages either 2 languages at level 3 (2 x 9 ECTS-credits) or 3 languages at level 2 (3 x 6 ECTS-credits).

German for Business and Economics 13sp1st/2nd sem.
Verboven, Hans
English for Business and Economics 13sp1st/2nd sem.
Van Hout, Tom
French for Business and Economics 13sp1st/2nd sem.
Tobback, Els
Spanish for Business and Economics 13sp1st/2nd sem.
Vangehuchten, Lieve
 

Model Path part 2

General Economics

12 ECTS-credits

Macroeconomics6sp2nd semester
Vanneste, Jacques
Microeconomics6sp1st semester
De Borger, Bruno
 

Quantitative Methods

12 ECTS-credits

Mathematical Methods in Decision Making6sp2nd semester
Ruts, Ida
Statistics 26sp2nd semester
Neels, Karel
 

Business Administration

6 ECTS-credits

Financial Reporting and Analysis6sp2nd semester
d'Haens, Patrick
 

Economic Policy

12 ECTS-credits

Market and Strategy6sp2nd semester
Bouckaert, Jan
Introduction to Economic Research Methods6sp1st/2nd sem.
Erreygers, Guido
 

Broadening Areas of Study

9 ECTS-credits

Philosophy3sp1st semester
Opdebeeck, Hendrik
Corporate Taxation3sp1st semester
Van de Vijver, Anne
Corporation Law3sp1st semester
Vanhees, Hendrik
 

Languages

Compulsosry: 6/9 ECTS-credits to choose from the list below
Spread over the bachelor programme 18 ECTS-credits in languages either 2 languages at level 3 (2 x 9 ECTS-credits) or 3 languages at level 2 (3 x 6 ECTS-credits).

German for Business and Economics 13sp1st/2nd sem.
Verboven, Hans
German for Business and Economics 23sp1st/2nd sem.
Dusar, Ingeborg
English for Business and Economics 13sp1st/2nd sem.
Van Hout, Tom
English for Business and Economics 23sp1st/2nd sem.
Van Hout, Tom
French for Business and Economics 13sp1st/2nd sem.
Tobback, Els
French for Business and Economics 23sp1st/2nd sem.
Tobback, Els
Spanish for Business and Economics 13sp1st/2nd sem.
Vangehuchten, Lieve
Spanish for Business and Economics 23sp1st/2nd sem.
Vangehuchten, Lieve
 

Optional Courses

Taking into account the (combination of) restrictions below, the student has to freely choose a total of 6 ECTS-credits out of 180 ECTS-credits of the complete bachelor programme.
* from a bachelor programme provided by the Faculty of Business and Economics
* from the list below
* from the availability of languages provided by the Faculty of Business and Economics, for a maximum value of 6 extra ECTS-credits (optional) (= maximum of 24 ECTS-credits languages out of 180 ECTS-credits for the whole bachelor programme).

Lecture Series 'Kékulé'3sp1st/2nd sem.
Peremans, Herbert
Regional and Urban Economics3sp2nd semester
Verhetsel, Ann
Beckers, Joris
Social and Organisational Psychology6sp2nd semester
Declerck, Carolyn
Transport Economics3sp2nd semester
Vanelslander, Thierry
Kupfer, Franziska
 

Model Path part 3

Quantitative Methods

6 ECTS-credits

Introduction to Econometrics6sp1st semester
Vujić, Sunčica
Cabus, Sofie
 

Economic Policy

24 ECTS-credits

History of Economic Thought6sp2nd semester
Erreygers, Guido
International Economics6sp2nd semester
Winkler, Roland
Contemporary Era: social and economic history6sp1st semester
Van Damme, Ilja
Greefs, Hilde
Public Economics and Public Finances6sp1st semester
Vanneste, Jacques
 

Broadening Areas of Study

3 ECTS-credits to choose from

World View: Religion, Atheism and Science3sp1st semester
Loobuyck, Patrick
World View: Religion, Atheism and Meaning3sp2nd semester
Van Herck, Walter
World View: Religion, Atheism and Culture3sp1st semester
Loobuyck, Patrick
World View: Religion, Atheism and Society3sp2nd semester
Loobuyck, Patrick
City and Diversity3sp2nd semester
De Munck, Bert
Oosterlynck, Stijn
Media and Digital Society3sp1st semester
Hellinckx, Peter
Poels, Karolien
Migration, Integration and Diversity3sp2nd semester
De Feyter, Koen
Absillis, Kevin
Van Praag, Lore
Freedom, Citizenship and Democracy3sp1st semester
Van Eekert, Geert
Loobuyck, Patrick
Global justice3sp2nd semester
Ferrando, Tomaso
 

Specialisation Cluster (or Component Teaching)

12 ECTS-credits
In case students wish to enroll in the master of teaching they can replace the specialisation cluster by 12 ECTS-credits of the component teaching. The remaining 3 ECTS-credits of the component teaching is then used as 3 of the 6 ECTS-credits choice courses.

Issues in Global Economics6sp1st semester
Erreygers, Guido
Economic Policy6sp1st semester
Van Poeck, André
 

Component teaching

General didactics3sp1st semester
Meeus, Wil
Learn and motivate3sp1st semester
Colpaert, Jozef
Smits, Tom
Struyf, Elke
Janssenswillen, Paul
Introduction teaching methodology economics with practice sessions (1st sem.)3sp1st semester
Schelfhout, Wouter
Introduction teaching methodology general subj. for techn. and vocational ed. with practice sessions3sp1st semester
Janssenswillen, Paul
In-school training: orientation3sp1st semester
Struyf, Elke
 

Bachelor Project

6 ECTS-credits

Bachelor Project: Current Issues in Economic Policy6sp2nd semester
De Graeve, Diana
 

Languages

Compulsory: 6/3 ECTS-credits to choose from the list below
Spread over the bachelor programme 18 ECTS-credits in languages either 2 languages at level 3 (2 x 9 ECTS-credits) or 3 languages at level 2 (3 x 6 ECTS-credits).

German for Business and Economics 13sp1st/2nd sem.
Verboven, Hans
German for Business and Economics 23sp1st/2nd sem.
Dusar, Ingeborg
German for Business and Economics 33sp1st/2nd sem.
Dusar, Ingeborg
English for Business and Economics 13sp1st/2nd sem.
Van Hout, Tom
English for Business and Economics 23sp1st/2nd sem.
Van Hout, Tom
English for Business and Economics 33sp1st/2nd sem.
Van Hout, Tom
French for Business and Economics 13sp1st/2nd sem.
Tobback, Els
French for Business and Economics 23sp1st/2nd sem.
Tobback, Els
French for Business and Economics 33sp1st/2nd sem.
Tobback, Els
Spanish for Business and Economics 13sp1st/2nd sem.
Vangehuchten, Lieve
Spanish for Business and Economics 23sp1st/2nd sem.
Vangehuchten, Lieve
Spanish for Business and Economics 33sp1st/2nd sem.
Vangehuchten, Lieve
 

Optional Courses

Taking into account the (combination of) restrictions below, the student has to freely choose a total of 6 ECTS-credits out of 180 ECTS-credits of the complete bachelor programme.
* from a bachelor programme provided by the Faculty of Business and Economics
* from the list below
* from the availability of languages provided by the Faculty of Business and Economics, for a maximum value of 6 extra ECTS-credits (optional) (= maximum of 24 ECTS-credits languages out of 180 ECTS-credits for the whole bachelor programme).
In case students wish to enroll in the master of teaching, they can enroll for the last course within the choice component. Students take 3 ECTS-credits of the comonent 'teachting' and 3 ECTS-credits of the choice courses.

Poverty and Inequality3sp2nd semester
Cantillon, Bea
Community service learning3sp1st/2nd sem.
Verbist, Gerlinde
Debating Development3sp1st semester
Van Hecken, Gert
Verrelst, Janus
Sustainability3sp2nd semester
Crabbé, Ann
Bots, Jessica
Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Migration and Integration6sp1st semester
Van Praag, Lore
Climate Change3sp1st semester
Crabbé, Ann
Vicca, Sara
Lecture Series 'Kékulé'3sp1st/2nd sem.
Peremans, Herbert
Regional and Urban Economics3sp2nd semester
Verhetsel, Ann
Beckers, Joris
Social and Organisational Psychology6sp2nd semester
Declerck, Carolyn
Sports Economics6sp2nd semester
Kesenne, Stefan
Studium Generale3sp1st semester
Weyns, Walter
Topics in Development Studies3sp1st semester
Verpoorten, Marijke
Transport Economics3sp2nd semester
Vanelslander, Thierry
Kupfer, Franziska