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Faculty of Education and Business Studies
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Period for course registration: 26 augusti - 1 september
Welcome to the course on EMERGING MARKETS!
This is a half-time course with a weight of 7, 5 ECTS credits. The course will run between week 36 and 45. Grading is calculated on a total of 50 marks. The major elements of this course are divided into three parts:
• Article Seminar based on selected/assigned articles giving 7 marks
• Country Report Writing and seminar giving 18 marks
• Written Examination on the literature giving 25 marks
As most contacts, assignment submissions and result announcement will be done through BLACKBOARD, it is recommended that you get yourself enrolled as a course participant on the BLACKBOARD. You are automatically enrolled when you open the course on the BLACKBOARD. Please check the course schedule often as there may be changes in the planning from time to time.
Registration for exams, including re-takes, is mandatory. You can register for exams via Ladok. You need to register at least ten days before the exam date. If you fail to register you will only be able to sit your exam if there is a n empty place in the exam hall.
If you are a distance study student and want to take your exam off-campus, you need to apply to do so at least three weeks prior to the exam date.
After your course has finished you will be sent a we-based course evaluation questionnaire via e-mail. Your participation in the course evaluation is very valuable to us and you comments will help improve and develop the course further. All students registered on the course will receive a report of the course evaluation with all comments compiled.
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The Student Centre
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Web meetings with Zoom
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