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Courses within the programme

Programnamn

Overview of the courses that make up the programme:

Year 1

Year 2

Semester 2
Regional Development 7.5 cr
Field Spatial Planning, Geography

The course provides deeper knowledge in the development of labor market regions, localization theories, regional expansion, cluster development, regional policy, rural development and the tension between growing regions and sparsely populated regions. The course uses statistical analysis methods to create conditions for knowledge-based regional development. After finishing this course the student will have an understanding of the social, economic and political forces that create a region and how it can be used to develop a strategic plan for a sustainable region.

Syllabus
Literature

Take as freestanding course

Year 3

Semester 1
Environmental economics and management 7.5 cr
Field Industrial Economics, Environmental Engineering

The course focuses on how economics function in the society and influence the environment, and how management tools can be used to benefit the environment and sustainability.

Syllabus
Literature

Take as freestanding course

Semester 2
Sustainability management 7.5 cr
Field Industrial Economics

The course focuses on understanding of strategies and challenges in changes for sustainable development industrial companies based on current research and case studies.

Syllabus
Literature

Take as freestanding course

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