spring 2021
REI-1004 Business Economics - 10 ECTS

Last changed 09.12.2020

Type of course

Mandatory for bachelor program in Arctic Adventure Tourism. 

Course content

The course introduces and discusses central concepts and theoretical tools within SME business management, i.e. basic cost-benefit analysis, accounting, investment theory, budgeting and target pricing.

Objectives of the course

Upon completion of the course:


The candidate

  • Can explain central concepts and theoretical tools within SME business management.


The candidate:

  • Is able to apply relevant tools according to the case and context.


  • Is able to connect central issues and cases related to the economic management of a business and apply central concepts and theories.

Language of instruction


Teaching methods

  • Lectures
  • Seminars 

 All courses will be evaluated in accordance with the quality systems of UiT.



  • Two individual written assignments
  • 70% attendance.

Required attendance and assignments must be approved in order to take the exam.


  • Individual written school exam. Duration: 4 hours.

Grades: A - E for passed exam, F for failed. Possibility of resit exam in case of F.


Course overlap

AAT-1004 Business Economics 10 stp
  • About the course
  • Campus: Alta |
  • ECTS: 10
  • Course code: REI-1004
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