Professional studies

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Type of course


Cycle/level of course


Recommended year of study


Total number of ECTS

5 cr

Competency aims

The aim of the course is to give understanding of the complexity of business situations and insights how choices made by management effects the company's performance and results. The course contributes to the ability to see a business from a holistic perspective and to understand the interconnection between relevant details.

Learning outcomes

After completed the course the student should be able to simulate real time decision making and from that draw evidence based conclusions. The student should be able to create different future prospects and flexibly switch between small practical problems and large strategic issues.

Course contents

The course is implemented as a business game. The game will be presented during the introduction lecture. The students are divided into groups of 4 members.

Prerequisites and co-requisites

All introduction courses must be completed.

Additional information

Attendance at the introductionlecture is mandatory.

Recommended or required reading

The course is implemented as a business game.

Study activities

  • Lectures - 22 hours
  • Practical exercises - 78 hours
  • Individual studies - 35 hours


  • Total workload of the course: 135 hours
  • Of which autonomous studies: 135 hours
  • Of which scheduled studies: 0 hours

Mode of Delivery

Participation in tuition

Assessment requirements

Will be presented during the introduction lecture.


Henriksson Robert


Henriksson Robert

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