IUE133 Introduction to the Study Field

Code IUE133
Name Introduction to the Study Field
Status Compulsory/Courses of Limited Choice
Level and type Undergraduate Studies, Academic
Field of study Business Management and Administration
Academic staff Jana Eriņa, Ingūna Jurgelāne-Kaldava, Leonards Budņiks
Credit points 1.0 (1.5 ECTS)
Parts 1
Annotation Organization of the study process. Methods of studies: reading, listening, writing, exposition of the material, preparation for examination. Use of literature and other sources of information. Problems of national and regional economic development. Entrepreneurship and its role in the development of Latvian national economy. Organization of international relations and fundamentals of customs..
Goals and objectives
of the course in terms
of competences and skills
The aim: to provide knowledge of the key issues in the field of studies. The tasks: The course is intended to provide students with understanding of the economist’s profession and the relevant knowledge and skills, on the basis of work at lectures and independently.
Learning outcomes
and assessment
Able to understand the university system and organization of the study process. - Case study
Able to use the RTU Scientific Library resources. - Assignments.
Able to apply theoretical knowledge of the economic growth problems. - Report
Able to systematize information concerning the resources required for entrepreneurship. - Report.
Course prerequisites The course is based on the knowledge acquired in high school.

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