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wir410 - Selected Topics in Business Administration (Complete module description)
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Module label Selected Topics in Business Administration
Module code wir410
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 Betriebswirtschaftslehre
  • Bachelor's Programme Sustainability Economics (Bachelor) > Wahlpflichtbereich
Responsible persons
Prokop, Jörg (Module responsibility)
Lehrenden, Die im Modul (Authorized examiners)
Students are required to actively participate in the course by preparing classes, by performing follow-up coursework, and/or by giving presentations according to the rules defined by the lecturer in the first session.
Skills to be acquired in this module
Upon completion of the module students will have acquired in-depth knowledge regarding selected topics in a specific field of business studies. They will have a sound understanding of the current state of academic research, and/or of issues relevant to current business practice. In addition, they will be familiar with typical advanced methods of analysis in the respective focus area, they will be able to put these methods in the broader context of business research, and they will be able to assess these methods’ strength and weaknesses.
Module contents
The course covers in detail selected advanced topics in areas such as entrepreneurship, business management, marketing, organization, human resources, production management, sustainability management, taxation, finance, or accounting. Focus area, language of instruction, and type of examination will be announced in the first session.
Reader's advisory
Will be announced at the beginning of the course.
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 1 VL + 1 UE or 1 VL + 1 SE or 2 SE
Vorkenntnisse / Previous knowledge
Course type Comment SWS Frequency Workload of compulsory attendance
Course or seminar (ggf. Übung)
4 -- 56
WiSe 0
Total time of attendance for the module 56 h
Examination Time of examination Type of examination
Final exam of module
will be announced in the first session
1 term paper (Hausarbeit) or 1 presentation (Referat) or 1 written exam (Klausur) or 1 oral exam (mündliche Prüfung) or 1 Portfolio. The type of examination will be announced in the first session.