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Top Summer Courses in Economic Studies

Students who wish to continue their educational pursuits into the summer months can find courses that will help them expand their knowledge in economics. Whether students need to brush up on their understanding of economics or catch up on credits needed to finish their degree, summer is the perfect time to get it all accomplished.

What is a summer Course in Economic Studies? All of the essential information taught in this intense course is compressed into a summer semester that lasts anywhere from four to 10 weeks, depending on the program. Students will learn about household, business and market economics; production; costs and how consumer behavior shapes the demand for commodities. Students will understand competition and monopoly, inflation, price determination, government regulation, government spending, unemployment and the efficiency of resource allocation.

An economics course is essential for all students who plan on working in business, finances, education and government. People who have a full understanding of how the economy works in different countries around the world may find it easier to transition through the workforce during their career.

Not only do summer courses have different tuition costs at various colleges around the world, but a college’s summer tuition may differ from their regular academic year tuition costs. Some colleges also offer tuition assistance or financial aid programs to those who qualify.

A summer Course in Economics can prepare students for entry-level opportunities in finance, banking, government or business. Students may find positions with small and large investment firms, Federal Reserve Banks, as well as public and private sectors. Although economic courses are mandatory for students seeking a degree in economics, they are essential for students interested in many other programs as well.

Through the wonders of the internet, students are able to complete classes online. No need to travel to campus every morning and fight for a parking place, online courses make it simple to complete your coursework and fulfill the prerequisites for the program of your choice. It is easy to find a course that meets your unique needs by looking through our extensive online database. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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London School of Business and Finance (LSBF) Executive Education

Start your summer in the right direction! LSBF Executive Education offers an intensive three-week summer programme ideal for undergraduates and recent graduates. This sum ... [+]

Summer Business School

Start your summer in the right direction! LSBF Executive Education offers an intensive three-week summer programme ideal for undergraduates and recent graduates. This summer course is career-oriented and very practical: one day per week is dedicated to company visits.

Summer Business School consists of three courses:

Strategic Management and Leadership Corporate Finance in Practice Global Marketing Practice

Secure your place for the Summer Business School at LSBF Executive Education: you will gain key skills and enjoy London in July.

Course Requirements English language – Common European Framework (CEF) Level B2* or equivalent (all teaching and learning materials are provided in English only) ... [-]
United Kingdom London
July 2019
Full-time
3 weeks
Campus
Summer School on Innovation and Technology Law

The summer school strives to present well-rounded analyses of the legal, business, and policy issues that arise at the intersection of law, technology, and industry. The ... [+]

The summer school strives to present well-rounded analyses of the legal, business, and policy issues that arise at the intersection of law, technology, and industry. The Program introduces to the main areas of Digital Law, providing participants with insight into the field of IT Law and an appreciation of the significant role of the law in furthering the economic and technological development, and particularly in promoting innovation. Aside from the academic program and its educational value, the Summer School is significant from a cultural point of view: participants will have the opportunity to attend one of Europe’s oldest universities, to discover the authentic Venezia as well as exchange ideas and experiences in an international environment.... [-]

Italy Padua
June 2019
Full-time
5 days
Campus
Vesalius College

Situated in Brussels, the ‘Capital of Europe’, Vesalius College offers students a unique summer experience. Lasting just 7 weeks, the Summer Session gives students a focu ... [+]

Situated in Brussels, the ‘Capital of Europe’, Vesalius College offers students a unique summer experience. Lasting just 7 weeks, the Summer Session gives students a focused academic programme and the opportunity to experience and explore the best of European culture and travel.

The Vesalius College Summer Programme consisted of courses in Business, Communications, International Affairs, and International & European Law. In addition, there are also a number of internship opportunities available. Students may register for a maximum of 2 courses during the Summer Programme (6 ECTS per course).

Courses

Summer 2019

The maximum course load is 2 courses.

ART101G – Art in Belgium – Leon Lock BUS 102G, The Belgian Brewery Industry in a Global Context: Business, Economics, Culture and Innovation – Sven Van Kerckhoven BUS2113G – Principles of Organizational Management – Munira Aminova BUS243G – Management Control Systems – Kim Adamsen BUS 316G – Business models and Leadership in times of Transition – de Kemmeter BUS 363G – Global Sustainability and Society – Frank Billingsley CMM 214G, Gamification in Politics, Business and Communications: An Interdisciplinary Approach CMM233G – Introduction to Photojournalism CMM 262G, European Film, Culture and Contemporary Visions – Ernest Mathijs & Wouter Hessels INT 381G, Internship LAW 204G, Human Rights and International Criminal Law: The Case of the International Criminal Court – Medlir Mema POL 223G, Ethnic Conflict, Reconciliation and Reconstruction – Medlir Mema POL 225G, Global Terrorism, Counter-terrorism and (De-)Radicalisation – Serge Stroobants POL234G, Economics and Politics of the EU – Mark Corner POL 261G, History... [-]
Belgium Brussels
June 2019
Full-time
7 weeks
Campus
University Of Rijeka - Faculty of Economics and Business

After a dozen of successful Schools, the Faculty of Economics in Rijeka is organizing the International Summer School - «International Environment and European Integratio ... [+]

Summer School

Deadline for applications is June 11th.

After a dozen of successful Schools, the Faculty of Economics in Rijeka is organizing the International Summer School - «International Environment and European Integration», which will be held from July 2 to July 14, 2018, in Rijeka.

Throughout its entire history, the Summer School has educated more than 300 participants from more than 30 countries of Europe and beyond (Republic of Croatia, Belgium, Russia, Taiwan, France, Slovakia, Czech Republic, Ukraine, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Armenia, Mexico, Slovenia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Serbia, etc.).

The goal of the EFRI Summer School is to broaden the knowledge of students of economics, law, political sciences, administration and other related studies on the economic integration process in Europe and its effects on business and other aspects of environment, and to point out the advantages and challenges of economic integration in everyday life.... [-]

Croatia Rijeka
July 2019
Full-time
2 weeks
Campus
Julius-Maximilians-Universität Würzburg

This module is designed for advanced undergraduate and graduate students interested in international economics and international management. It provides a unique combinat ... [+]

This module is designed for advanced undergraduate and graduate students interested in international economics and international management. It provides a unique combination of business and economics in lectures focusing on opportunities, threats, and challenges facing future managers and politicians throughout the world.

The economic lectures will cover Europeans macro, climate, trade and competition policies as well as the eastern enlargement of the Union. The business lectures will deal with international financial reporting and taxation, global supply chains and human resource management in the wake of the demographic transition.

Lectures are prepared and presented by professors of the Faculty of Business Management and Economics of the University of Würzburg and partner universities which are all experts in their fields. The lectures are combined with excursions to internationally oriented companies and public institutions which allow for discussions from a more practical perspective.... [-]

Germany Würzburg
July 2019
Full-time
10 days
Campus
Frankfurt School of Finance & Management

Taught entirely in English, the Finance Boot Camp attracts highly motivated students from around the world. Spending a fortnight abroad will give you additional internati ... [+]

Perhaps you did not choose to study Finance at university, but now you are curious to find out more about the major financial products and investment strategies. Possibly you want a better understanding of the news or dream about becoming the next George Soros. Maybe you will be a new student next fall and want to get a jump start on your studies. Either way, The Finance Boot Camp with the Banking Game will be a fun addition to your summer.

Taught entirely in English, the Finance Boot Camp attracts highly motivated students from around the world. Spending a fortnight abroad will give you additional international exposure. And last but not least, you will benefit from Frankfurt School’s excellent connections to banks, financial institutions, and consulting firms. Participants are expected to be fluent in English.... [-]

Germany Frankfurt
July 2019
Full-time
2 weeks
Campus
University of Bayreuth

From 1 to 14 July 2018, the Bayreuth International Summer School (BISS) welcomes students from all over the world to join our courses at the campus of the University of B ... [+]

Overview Join the Bayreuth International Summer School 2019!

From 1 to 14 July 2019, the Bayreuth International Summer School (BISS) welcomes students from all over the world to join our courses at the campus of the University of Bayreuth.

Organized by the Campus-Akademie in cooperation with the International Office, seven courses are offered with renowned national and international lecturers.

The courses offered during this 2018 are:

Economics & Management African Studies Public Health & Global Change Energy & Climate Polymer Science & Advanced Polymers in Engineering and Energy Polymer Science & Biofabrication International Comparative Law

The facts in a nutshell... [-]

Germany Bayreuth
June 2019
15 days
Campus
University of Exeter International Summer School

This programme is designed for students between the ages of 15 and 18 who are interested in a future career in the field of business and the economy. ... [+]

This programme is designed for students between the ages of 15 and 18 who are interested in a future career in the field of business and the economy.

The four areas that the course intends to address include the following:

Provide an insight into careers in industry and the economy both in the UK and internationally Explore different areas of study concerned with Business, Management & Economy Learn about the foundations, relationships and stakeholders in the trade industry and economy, including how it relates to policy Preparation for life as a student at highly rated Russel Group University and elsewhere

The course is an opportunity for high school students and equivalents around the world to get together and learn about their potential futures, giving everyone a real insight into what it takes to work in the profession of business in today’s times and what they should expect in their future studies.... [-]

United Kingdom Exeter
July 2019
Full-time
Campus
ISM University of Management and Economics

The ISM Summer University in the Baltics will enable students to study during the best time of the year in one the fastest changing regions of Europe. ... [+]

The ISM Summer University in the Baltics will take place from the 1st of July to the 18th of July, 2019, (3 weeks) and will enable undergraduate as well as graduate students to study during the best time of the year in one the fastest changing regions of Europe.

The ISM Summer University in the Baltics will enable students to study during the best time of the year in one the fastest changing regions of Europe:

The ISM Summer University in the Baltics has already attracted more than 300 students coming from Europe, Asia, Australia and the USA since 2012. The ISM University of Management and Economics is the top-ranked University in the Baltics, founded by BI Norwegian Business School. The ISM campus in Vilnius is located in a historic building in the Old Town, a former Basilian monastery. The majority of courses are taught by PhD qualified faculty with a strong international background. All courses include company visits. ... [-]
Lithuania Vilnius
July 2019
Full-time
3 weeks
Campus
SOAS Summer School

The effective management of public finances is a fundamental function for every government and public sector organisation. This course provides participants with the theo ... [+]

Programme Description

The effective management of public finances is a fundamental function for every government and public sector organisation. This course provides participants with the theoretical knowledge and tools for reviewing, discussing, understanding and evaluating key themes about public financial management. Based on academic research and practical examples, students will learn how the governments and public sector organisations plan and administer public spending; how tax policies are made; what are the effects of taxation; what other means, apart from taxation, the public sector has for raising revenues; how financial performance is reported to the public; and how fiscal balance is attained.... [-]

United Kingdom London
July 2019
Full-time
3 weeks
Campus
Go For it Brussels

Why not use your summer to advance your resume and get real-life experience in the domain you are interested in? Brussels is the cosmopolitan melting pot of Europe, a gre ... [+]

Aren’t you tired of browsing job adverts that require experience? And how are you supposed to GET experience anyway?

We can help

If you are an undergraduate or graduate student in a university in the EU, or in Norway or Switzerland, this is the program for you! We will help you transition smoothly from the academic to the professional world.

What you get:

an internship placement in your area of interest: we will find it for you, after consulting you: no need to send 100 applications career development coaching: from cv and cover letter optimisation to advice on your LinkedIn profile, we will coach you on finding and presenting your strengths and pinpointing the value you can bring local orientation and advice, so you never feel lost in an unfamiliar jungle: you will always have a friendly person to call if you want help or advice Start in pole position ... [-]
Belgium Brussels
Open Enrollment
Full-time
2 - 6 months
Campus
Arts University Bournemouth - Summer Courses

Over 3 weeks you will produce work for your physical and digital portfolio exploring subjects including Drawing and Illustration, Graphic Design, Fashion, Photography, Fi ... [+]

About

Gain experience in different arts subjects, explore your creative expression and develop a comprehensive portfolio of your work to showcase your artistic abilities.

Course highlights include:

Practical workshops and themed projects Sketchbooks: creative ideas development Typography and Design, Experiments in Composition and Collage Drawing and Illustration, Graphic Design Fashion and Textiles Photography & Film Architecture and 3D Design Mixed Media and Print Making Layout and Portfolio Showcase Portfolio review

Gain experience in different arts subjects and develop confidence in your creative abilities with this varied and stimulating course.

Over 3 weeks you will produce work for your physical and digital portfolio exploring subjects including Drawing and Illustration, Graphic Design, Fashion, Photography, Film, Architecture, Mixed Media and Print Making.... [-]

United Kingdom Bournemouth
July 2019
Part-time
3 weeks
Campus
Summer Boarding Courses

Politics & Economics has been designed for the political leaders of tomorrow. ... [+]

Welcome to a rich and dynamic summer college. Our courses bring together cultures, ideas and study to form a stepping stone for your future academic and professional success.

Oxford is home to wonderful architecture, history and to some of the greatest thinkers of the world, you are invited to become part of that wonderful heritage.

Students travel from around the world to become part of our academic family, forming a remarkable community each with cultures, passions and ideas to offer and learn.

This is Oxford College Summer School.

Politics & Economics

Politics & Economics has been designed for the political leaders of tomorrow. During the course students will develop their knowledge and understanding of key political and economic concepts, as well as develop their understanding of international geopolitical trends. They will discover how governmental policies are maintained or changed, while furthering their ability to evaluate the ideologies and values at the heart of different political systems. In addition, students will learn how to develop political campaigns and master the art of giving presentations.... [-]

United Kingdom Oxford
July 2019
Full-time
2 weeks
Campus
Global Banking School

2-month Elite Global Investment Banking Internship is a unique opportunity to gain client-facing experience of real world transactions and working knowledge of Investment ... [+]

2-month Elite Global Investment Banking Internship is a unique opportunity to gain client-facing experience of real world transactions and working knowledge of Investment Banking, Private Equity and Hedge Fund career. This internship placement will provide you with extensive transaction work experience. The first month (4 weeks) program provides the training for the Investment Banking Industry experience:

Analysis of London stock exchange and New York stock exchange listed companies Preparation of buy and sell side transaction pitches, teasers, and writing confidential investment memo Excel Financial modeling and valuation of public listed companies by using "Comparable comps" method Excel Financial modeling and valuation of public listed companies by using "Discounted cash flow" method Excel Financial modeling and determination of the premium paid by buyer of the business by using "Transaction comps" method Excel Financial modeling and leveraged buyout of the company by a Private Equity sponsor Preparation of M&A transaction-ready model with Accretion/Dilution analysis of the deal Board presentation and closing of investment banking transaction ... [-]
United Kingdom London
Open Enrollment
Full-time
1 - 2 months
Campus
Online
Oxford Royale Academy

Our Academic Discovery Programme offers students aged 8-10 the opportunity to live and study in St Mary’s Ascot, a top UK boarding school. For each week-long session, stu ... [+]

Overview

Our Academic Discovery Programme offers students aged 8-10 the opportunity to live and study in St Mary’s Ascot, a top UK boarding school. For each week-long session, students study a variety of Arts and Science subjects, along with a series of afternoon workshops. This course is also available for students aged 11-12

Academic Content

Students aged 8-10 on our Academic Discovery Programme will have the opportunity to study a variety of Arts and Science subjects, along with fun afternoon workshops which will help to consolidate what they have learned that day. Regardless of whether students would like to study an area of interest or learn something completely new, they will certainly find something of interest to them. ... [-]

United Kingdom Oxford Yarnton
July 2019
Full-time
1 - 5 weeks
Campus