Financial and Commodity Market Analysis

By Emma Susanna Hidas

The programme structure for the Master of Science in Applied Economics and Sustainability with a specialization in Financial and Commodity Market Analysis starting in 2023 follows the 55-35-30 ECTS plan.

Study plan for the specialization in Financial and Commodity Market Analysis: 

Year 1:

August block: 
ECN302 Mathematics for Economists, 5 ECTS

Autumn parallell: 
ECN311 Microeconomics, 10 ECTS  
ECN306 Economics of Sustainability, 5 ECTS 
BUS322 Investment Analysis and Financial Risk Management, 10 ECTS 

BUS350 Data Analytics in R, 5 ECTS (Autumn) 

January block:
BUS360 Taxes, Inequality and Sustainability I, 5 ECTS 

Spring parallell:
ECN301 Econometric methods, 10 ECTS - ECN201 Econometrics or the equivalent is a prerequisite for ECN301 and should be taken before ECN301.
BUS323 Commodity Market Analysis, 10 ECTS
Electives, 5 ECTS*

Year 2: 

August block: 
ECN320 Macroeconomics III, 5 ECTS  

Autumn parallell: 
ECN305 Research Methods in Economics, 5 ECTS 
ECN303 Impact Assessment Methods, 5 ECTS 
Electives, 15 ECTS*

January block and Spring parallell: 

M30-ECON Master's thesis, 30 ECTS

*The following courses are recommended electives: 
• ECN280 Energy Economics, 10 ECTS (Spring) 
• ECN230 International Trade, Policy and Development, 10 ECTS (Autumn)

Previous study program

- start 2019

- start 2018

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