Bachelor´s Degree in Economics*

*The official denomination of the degree is “Grado en Economía”, even for studies in English. The student will receive, in the European Diploma Supplement, accreditation for each of the courses taken in English.

The following student guides show the entire offer of courses taught in English in the 1st, 2nd and 3rd year as well as a set of electives in the 4th year. Other 4th year courses and specializations are exclusively taught in Spanish.

Bachelor´s Degree in Economics 

 

1st year - 1st semester

1st year - 2nd semester

Subjects

ECTS

Type

Subjects

ECTS

Type

Microeconomics I

6

B

Economic Law

6

B

Business Economics

6

B

Macroeconomics I

6

B

Economic History I

6

B

Financial Accounting

6

B

Modern Language

6

B

Statistics I

6

B

Mathematics I

6

B

Mathematics II

6

B

2nd year - 1st semester

2nd year - 2nd semester

Subjects

ECTS

Type

Subjects

ECTS

Type

Microeconomics II

6

C

Microeconomics III

6

C

World Economy

6

C

Methods for Applied Economics

6

C

Analytical Accounting

6

C

International Economy

6

C

Mathematics III

6

C

Economic History II

6

C

Statistics II

6

C

Finances

6

C

3rd year - 1st semester

3rd year - 2nd semester

Subjects

ECTS

Type

Subjects

ECTS

Type

Macroeconomics II

6

C

Macroeconomics III

8

C

Public Economics

6

C

Econometrics

6

C

Spanish Economy

6

C

Monetary and Financial Economics

6

C

International Economic Organization

6

C

Taxation

6

C

Economic Policy

6

C

(*)

4

E

ELECTIVES SUBJECTS (almost all taught in Spanish)

4th year - 1st semester

4thnd year - 2nd semester

Subjects

ECTS

Type

Subjects

ECTS

Type

(**)

6

E

Bachelor Thesis

6

C

(**)

6

E

(**)

6

E

(**)

6

E

(**)

6

E

(**)

6

E

(***)

4

E

(**)

6

E

(***)

4

E

     

(***)

4

E

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Note: B= Basic subject; C= Compulsory subject; E= Elective subject.

The 58 elective ECTS left that must be fulfilled by the student will be distributed in 42 ECTS linked to specializations (7 subjects of 6 ECTS each) and 16 ECTS chosen among 9 elective subjects (not linked to specializations) of 4 ECTS each and the Internship (12 ECTS).

(*) Elective subjects of 3rd year. The student must study 4 ECTS choosing among the different elective subjects of 4 ECTS each:

-        History of Economic Thought (EN)

-        Contemporary Economy in Historical Perspective

-        Principles of Marketing

 (**) Elective subjects. The student must study 42 ECTS (7 elective subjects of 6 ECTS) of the chosen specialization.

 (***) Elective Subjects. The student must study 12 ECTS choosing among the different elective subjects of 4 ECTS each:

-        Economics of Natural Resources

-        Economics of Regulation

-        International Finances

-        Sociology and Social Structure

-        Gender and Economics

-        Market Research

-        Internship in companies (12 ETCS)

 

The student must choose between one of the following specializations (almost all the subjects are taught in Spanish):

 

SPECIALIZARIONS PROGRAMS

SPECIALIZATION ECONOMIC ANALYSIS

4th year - 1st semester

4th year - 2nd semester

Subjects

ECTS

Type

Subjects

ECTS

Type

Advanced Macroeconomics (EN)

6

E

Economic Growth Theory

6

E

Advanced Microeconomics Analysis

6

E

Industrial Organization

6

E

Financial Theory I

6

E

Bachelor Thesis

6

E

Game Theory and Optimization

6

E

(**) or (***)

4

E

Applied Econometrics (EN)

6

E

(**) or (***)

4

E

 

 

 

(**) or (***)

4

E

SPECIALIZATION APPLIED ECONOMICS

4th year - 1st semester

4th year - 2nd semester

Subjects

ECTS

Type

Subjects

ECTS

Type

Regional Economics

6

E

Economic Growth

6

E

Innovation Economics

6

E

Industrial Economics

6

E

European Economy

6

E

Bachelor Thesis

6

E

Game Theory and Optimization

6

E

(**) or (***)

4

E

Applied Econometrics (EN)

6

E

(**) or (***)

4

E

 

 

 

(**) or (***)

4

E

SPECIALIZATION MONETARY AND FINANCIAL ECONOMICS

4th year - 1st semester

4th year - 2nd semester

Subjects

ECTS

Type

Subjects

ECTS

Type

Applied Econometrics (EN)

6

E

Monetary Economics. Theory and Policy

6

E

Game Theory and Optimization

6

E

Financial Theory II

6

E

Advanced Macroeconomics (EN)

6

E

Bachelor Thesis

6

E

Financial Theory I

6

E

(**) or (***)

4

E

Spanish and Comparative Financial System

6

E

(**) or (***)

4

E

 

 

 

(**) or (***)

4

E

SPECIALIZATION GLOBAL ECONOMY

4th year - 1st semester

4th year - 2nd semester

Subjects

ECTS

Type

Subjects

ECTS

Type

Advanced Macroeconomics (EN)

6

E

Development Economics

6

E

Economy of the European Union

6

E

International Trade and Finance

6

E

Advanced International Economics

6

E

Bachelor Thesis

6

E

World Political Economy

6

E

(**) or (***)

4

E

Applied Econometrics (EN)

6

E

(**) or (***)

4

E

 

 

 

(**) or (***)

4

E

SPECIALIZATION PUBLIC ECONOMICS

4th year - 1st semester

4th year - 2nd semester

Subjects

ECTS

Type

Subjects

ECTS

Type

Advanced Microeconomic Analysis: Financial Theory

6

E

Fiscal Federalism

6

E

Economics of Public Spending

6

E

Public Management

6

E

Economics of Taxation

6

E

Bachelor Thesis

6

E

Game Theory and Optimization

6

E

(**) or (***)

4

E

Applied Econometrics (EN)

6

E

(**) or (***)

4

E

 

 

 

(**) or (***)

4

E

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 Note: B= Basic subject; C= Compulsory subject; E= Elective subject.