At the start of this course the student should have acquired the following competences:
an active knowledge of
a passive knowledge of
specific prerequisites for this course
Thorough knowledge of economics, business administration and research methodology.
The students must have passed the exam for the training component 'Heuristics for economists' (or an equivalent course) and thus have acquired the following competences at advanced level: communication skills, the ability to apply current scientific knowledge within the field, the ability to solve scientific problems, a capacity for critical reflection, a capacity for creative scientific contemplation and the ability to work as part of a team.