The Graduate Certificate (HD1)
All courses in the Graduate Certificate (HD1) are offered as single courses, so you can combine your Graduate Certificate (HD1) in a way suitable to you both in relation to tempo and registration form as you can mix attendance-based and online single courses.
All mandatory courses in the Graduate Certificate (HD1) are offered with attendance on weekdays and Saturdays or online.
All electives are offered in the evenings during the week, and some electives are offered on Saturdays or online.
Read the course descriptions of all courses in the Graduate Certificate (HD1) under Courses.
Courses in year 1
|starts in week
|starts in week 36||starts in week 47|
|Online||Online meetings ***||Online meetings***||Online meetings ***|
* Managerial Economics has a duration of two semesters i.e. an entire academic year
** Few exceptions may occur
*** The teaching activities are coordinated between the courses, and each course does not have teaching activities every week.
Courses in year 2
BUSINESS RESEARCH METHODS
The final project*
|starts in week 36||starts in week 48||starts in week 9|
|Saturdays||08:00-11:30 (may vary)||08:00-11:30 (may vary)||11:40-14:15 (may vary)|
* You register for the final project in the academic year you expect to complete the Graduate Certificate (HD1).
** The teaching activities are coordinated between the courses, and each course does not have teaching activities every week.
In the Graduate Certificate (HD1), you must choose two electives. The electives are offered during the second year, and different electives are available in the autumn and spring semester.
|AUTUMN ELECTIVES||DATA ANALYSIS II||INTERNATIONAL ECONOMICS AND BUSINESS||INNOVATION (ENGLISH)||DIGITAL BUSINESS (ENGLISH)|
|Online||-||Online meetings||-||Online meetings|
Semester start: Week 35
ADVANCED BUSINESS LAW
DATA ANALYTICS WITH PYTHON
Semester start: Week 2
If you need to supplement your qualifying exam with the course Business Research Methods, you have the following single course opportunities:
Normal teaching period: Teaching from November to February. See course description and teaching possibilities under the tab ‘Courses in year 2’.
Compressed programme duration: Teaching Saturdays and Sundays in weeks 31-33.
The ordinary exam will be in August and re-examination in September.
Notice that teaching activities are in English but you have the possibility to answer the exam case in Danish.
The course has the English title Business Research Methods.
THE GRADUATE CERTIFICATE (HD1) IN 1 YEAR, 2 YEARS, 3 YEARS OR 4 YEARS - THE CHOICE IS YOURS
You decide how you want to study your Graduate Certificate (HD1). Whether you want to complete it in 1, 2, 3 or 4 years, whether you prefer attendance-based or online courses, or whether you want to mix the registrations. You are welcome to contact the Graduate Certificate (HD1) if you need help with organising your studies to fit your life.
The Graduate Certificate (HD1) in 1 year
If you choose to take the Graduate Certificate (HD1) in 1 year, you must be aware that the work load equals a full-time programme which you have to find time and energy for besides your work, family and social life. It will therefore be a really good idea to match expectations for this model with your family and friends before you start taking the Graduate Certificate (HD1) in 1 year.
You must also choose which registration types you wish. You can e.g. choose to study first year with attendance on Mondays and Wednesdays and second year online or in the weekends.
When you take the Graduate Certificate (HD1) in 1 year, the programme will be as follows:
If you choose to study the Graduate Certificate (HD1) in 2 years corresponding to the complete course package, the programme will be as follows:
1st semester: Managerial Economics and Data Analysis
2nd semester: Managerial Economics - continued and Macro Economics
3rd semester: Business Law, one elective and Business Research Methods
4th semester: One elective and a final project
Regardless of your single course registrations, we recommend the following course combination if you wish to take the courses over 3 years:
1st year: Managerial Economics and Data Analysis
2nd year: Business Law, Macro Economics and one elective
3rd year: One elective, Business Research Methods and the final project
Regardless of your single course registrations, we recommend the following course combination if you wish to take the courses over 4 years:
1st year: Managerial Economics
2nd year: Data Analysis and Macro Economics
3rd year: Business Law and two electives
4th year: Business Research Methods and the final project