Excel for Economists


Welcome to the LUSEM Career Services’ course series ”Excel for Economists"! A two-day course that will teach you the fundamentals in Excel.

Do you feel that you need to improve your skills in Excel?
Managing Excel is something that both facilitates your studies and also makes you more attractive to employers.

After this course, some of the things you will have learned are:

  • Data & Formatting
  • Formulas & Functions
  • Charts & Data analysis
  • Tables & Pivot tables
  • Security & Sharing
  • Use real-life data (from SCB) to draw empirical conclusions

The series consists of two parts and you have to be able to attend both to earn a spot:

  • 5 October at 13:00-16:30 pm
  • 12 October at 13:00-16:30 pm 

You sign up for the course in MyCareer.
Please note that there is a limited amount of spots (30) and that the course is for beginners in Excel.

Also, since the course in only open to students at LUSEM, it is important that your profile in MyCareer shows what you are studying.

If you complete both course sections and do the home assignment, you will receive a course certificate.
The home assignment is estimated to take about 1,5 h of your time.

Course leader: Antonio Prgomet

5–12 October 2018