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mam - Master´s Thesis Module (Complete module description)
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Module label Master´s Thesis Module
Module code mam
Credit points 21.0 KP
Workload 630 h
Faculty/Institute Department of Business Administration, Economics and Law (Economics Education)
Used in course of study
  • Master of Education Programme (Hauptschule and Realschule) Economic Education (Master of Education) > Abschlussmodul
Contact person
Module responsibility
Authorized examiners
Entry requirements
Completed Bachelor’s degree
Skills to be acquired in this module
Students
• can identify a scholarly topic from the field of economics and focus it for the purpose of writing a Master's thesis
• can with a large degree of independence develop a keen knowledge of the selected subject area, reflecting the current state of research
• use appropriate scholarly methods and research techniques in order to independently produce a scholarly paper
• are able to reflect on scholarly opinions regarding the subject matter in a broad context and discuss and critically analyse solutions to problems with teaching staff and fellow students
• produce a written proposal for a Master's thesis.
Module contents
  • Basics of epistemology and scholarly work
  • Basics of research methodology
  • Development of main proposition and research design or work plan
  • Organisation and delineation of the subject matter; development of a detailed outline
  • Presentation of the format and structure of the Master's thesis
  • Critical discussion of the format and structure of the Master's thesis at a scholarly level
Reader's advisory
Kornmeier, M. (2013): Wissenschaftlich schreiben leicht gemacht: Für Bachelor, Master und Dissertation, 6. aktual. Auflage, Bern u.a. Haupt.
Disterer, G. (2014): Studienarbeiten schreiben. Seminar-, Bachelor-, Master- und Diplomarbeiten in den Wirtschaftswissenschaften, 7. Auflage, Berlin Springer Gabler.
Arndt, H. (Hg.) (2015): Das Theorie-Praxis-Verhältnis in der Ökonomischen Bildung, Wien Wochenschau.
Horlebein, M. (2009): Wissenschaftstheorie. Grundlagen und Paradigmen der Berufs- und Wirtschaftspädagogik, Hohengehren: Schneider.
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Language of instruction German
Duration (semesters) 1 Semester
Module frequency halbjährlich
Module capacity unlimited
Reference text
The module (3 ECTS) supports the students in the writing of the Master's thesis (24 ECTS) and must be taken during the semester in which the Master's thesis is written. The topic of the Master's thesis must be related to the teaching of economics
Modullevel Abschlussmodul (Abschlussmodul)
Modulart Ergänzung/Professionalisierung
Lern-/Lehrform / Type of program
Vorkenntnisse / Previous knowledge
Examination Time of examination Type of examination
Final exam of module
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The module (3 ECTS) supports the students in the writing of the Master's thesis (24 ECTS) and must be taken during the semester in which the Master's thesis is written. The topic of the Master's thesis must be related to the teaching of economics.
Course type Seminar
(Begleitveranstaltung zur Masterarbeit!)
SWS 2.00
Frequency SuSe and WiSe
Workload attendance 28 h