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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 Academy of Trading

The London Academy of Trading (LAT) is pleased to offer you a chance to exercise your mind at their Financial Trading Bootcamp. The trading boot camp requires no prior kn ... [+]

Trading Bootcamp

The London Academy of Trading (LAT) is pleased to offer you a chance to exercise your mind at their Financial Trading Bootcamp. The trading boot camp requires no prior knowledge of trading or financial markets, building up your understanding of the area from fundamental principles. Attendees will get acquainted with the day-to-day routines of traders and will dig deeper into the fundamental analysis, technical analysis and the evaluation of macroeconomic data releases. We will also look at trading psychology and examine the effects this can have on trading performance.

Course Requirements Entry requirements for all LAT programmes: A completed and signed application form A copy of your passport/proof of ID / Birth Certificate Entry requirements for all LAT programmes of two weeks or more: A scanned copy of a recent passport-sized colour photograph Proof of education qualifications Proof of English proficiency, if required ... [-]
United Kingdom London
Open Enrollment
Full-time
2 weeks
Online & Campus Combined
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 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
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Full-time
Campus
Vesalius College

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

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

The Vesalius College Summer Program 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 Program (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 and... [-]
Belgium Brussels
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Full-time
7 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

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Germany Bayreuth
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15 days
Campus
University Bocconi

If you're interested in further developing your passion for business and economics by taking part in a life and learning experience on leading-edge subjects, you can do s ... [+]

Summer School Start making plans for this summer!

If you're interested in further developing your passion for business and economics by taking part in a life and learning experience on leading-edge subjects, you can do so right in the heart of Milan.

Bocconi Summer School offers a selective study program, entirely taught in English, open to motivated students. It's a unique opportunity to participate in an exciting laboratory of teaching and experiential learning.

Courses are held in innovative multimedia spaces with teaching materials and tools available to you online at any time. To keep you anchored to the real world, each course curriculum includes company visits and teamwork on real-life business cases and situations, putting to the test your problem-solving and soft skills and creativity. The courses' emphasis on working in teams will allow you to meet, socialize with and learn from carefully selected bright and dynamic young people with a lot of talent to share.... [-]

Italy Milan
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Full-time
2 - 3 weeks
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
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Full-time
2 - 2 weeks
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
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Full-time
3 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 12th, 2019.

After more than a dozen of successful Schools, the Faculty of Economics and Business in Rijeka (EFRI) is organizing the International Summer School - «International Environment and European Integration», which will be held from July 1 to July 12, 2019, in Rijeka.

Throughout its entire history, the Summer School has educated nearly 400 participants from more 35 countries of Europe and beyond (Republic of Croatia, Belgium, Russia, Taiwan, France, Slovakia, Czech Republic, Poland, Ukraine, Italy, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Armenia, Mexico, Netherlands, 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
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Full-time
2 weeks
Campus
Immerse Education

Before you decide to buy something, you’ll often use a cost-benefit analysis to decide if it’s worth the price. This type of evaluation is one of the main principles behi ... [+]

Economics Programme Overview: Programme: Economics Fee: £4,495 Course Length: 2 weeks Course Type: Residential Locations: Cambridge University colleges Economics Summer School Course Summary

Before you decide to buy something, you’ll often use a cost-benefit analysis to decide if it’s worth the price. This type of evaluation is one of the main principles behind economics and highlights how this discipline affects almost every aspect of modern life. On the Immerse summer Economics programme, participants dive into the fundamentals of the subject, build a strong foundation of key knowledge, and analyse the underlying factors influencing actions, decisions, and behaviours of both individuals and world markets.... [-]

United Kingdom Cambridge
July 2020
Full-time
2 weeks
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

21st July - 7th August 2020 (3 weeks)

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.... [-]

United Kingdom Bournemouth
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Part-time
3 weeks
Campus
Barcelona Graduate School of Economics

The Competition Economics Summer School is divided into five days into four-hour classes daily, with course content structured in three blocks: Economic Theory Tools for ... [+]

About Course list for 2018

Week 1 (June 25-29, 2018)

Horizontal Mergers – Theory and EmpiricsInstructors: Albert Banal-Estañol and Christian Michel Competition in the Digital SectorInstructors: Juan-José Ganuza, Rosa Ferrer, and Massimo Motta

Week 2 (July 2-6, 2018)No Competition courses scheduled.

Course schedule

Each course in the Competition program includes 10 hours of lecture time.

The schedule is designed to allow students to participate in both courses in the Competition program. Courses can also be taken individually or in combination with courses in other BGSE Summer School programs, schedule permitting.

Entry requirements

Applicants to all Summer School programs should meet the basic entry requirements.... [-]

Spain Barcelona
September 2019
Part-time
5 days
Campus
Go For it Brussels

Nothing says international professional like a resume that boasts experience in several countries, but how do you put that together if you are fresh out of school, or eve ... [+]

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, graduate student or recent graduate in a university or college 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, 100% guaranteed! A polished cv and cover letter, hassle-free local orientation and advice, so you quickly feel at home in your new environment Backpacker Option: our most affordable program! The program fee includes internship placement, cv polishing and career coaching, as well as academic credits: 2250 € flat fee ... [-]
Belgium Brussels
Open Enrollment
Full-time
1 - 3 months
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
SOAS Summer School

This course aims to provide participants with theoretical knowledge and critical tools for understanding the impact of Blockchain technology on various parts of the econo ... [+]

Programme Description

This course aims to provide participants with theoretical knowledge and critical tools for understanding the impact of Blockchain technology on various parts of the economy and society.

Since the appearance of Bitcoin in 2008, the Blockchain was progressively enriched with further computational features which opened up a plethora of potential applications. The Blockchain and, more generally, distributed electronic ledgers have been employed in various ventures and experiments in such diverse areas as fintech, public registries, supply chains, and decentralised markets. Yet, the implications of these technologies on business, finance, government and society are still to be fully explored and comprehended.... [-]

United Kingdom London
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Full-time
3 weeks
Campus
University of Southampton

This topic will look at fundamental financial management, management accounting and financial reporting areas that underpin modern business. Students will be exposed to c ... [+]

Spend your summer becoming part of a world-class university

When you join the International Summer School 2018, you are booking your place to become part of an internationally recognised centre for world-class research, enterprise and learning. Across four weeks, 16 July to 10 August 2018, you will meet many of the students and staff that make the University of Southampton one of the top 1% of universities in the world.

Mixing with students and staff from across the world in the classroom, as you make the most of our modern campus facilities, or while you are relaxing in your comfortable hall of residence, you'll make friends and gain experiences to take home that are unique.... [-]

United Kingdom Southampton
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Full-time
4 weeks
Campus