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wir420 - Selected Topics in Economics (Complete module description)
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Module label Selected Topics in Economics
Module code wir420
Credit points 6.0 KP
Workload 180 h
Institute directory Department of Business Administration, Economics and Law (Economics)
Applicability of the module
  • Bachelor's Programme Business Administration and Law (Bachelor) > Aufbaubereich Wirtschaftswissenschaften
  • Bachelor's Programme Economics and Business Administration (Bachelor) > Studienrichtung Volkswirtschaftslehre
  • Bachelor's Programme Sustainability Economics (Bachelor) > Wahlpflichtbereich
Responsible persons
Lehrenden, Die im Modul (Authorized examiners)
Bitzer, Jürgen (Module responsibility)
Böhringer, Christoph (Module responsibility)
Helm, Carsten (Module responsibility)
Trautwein, Hans-Michael (Module responsibility)
Skills to be acquired in this module
Upon completion of the module, students will be able to:

  • gather, evaluate, and interpret relevant information on selected themes in economics
  • draw scientifically informed conclusions with respect to societal, scientific, and ethical issues
  • independently manage further learning processes
  • formulate and defend positions and solutions relating to selected topics in economics
Module contents
This module deals with selected topics in economics. These can be for example current events relating to economics or the further investigation of a specific issue from the field of economics.
Reader's advisory
Wechselt mit dem behandelten Thema.
Languages of instruction German, English
Duration (semesters) 1 Semester
Module frequency unregelmäßig
Module capacity unlimited
Modullevel / module level ---
Modulart / typ of module je nach Studiengang Pflicht oder Wahlpflicht
Lehr-/Lernform / Teaching/Learning method
Vorkenntnisse / Previous knowledge
Examination Time of examination Type of examination
Final exam of module
at the end of the lectures
varies, TBA
Course type Seminar
Workload attendance 0 h