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Bachelor Thesis

Module name (EN): Bachelor Thesis
Degree programme: International Business, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2020
Module code: IBB-630
Hours per semester week / Teaching method: -
ECTS credits: 12
Semester: 6
Mandatory course: yes
Language of instruction:

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Applicability / Curricular relevance:
IBB-630 International Business, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2020, semester 6, mandatory course
The total student study time for this course is 360 hours.
Recommended prerequisites (modules):
Recommended as prerequisite for:
Module coordinator:
Prof. Dr. Petra Garnjost
Dozenten des Studiengangs

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Learning outcomes:
After successfully completing this module, students will be able to:
- demonstrate that they are able to independently work on a business problem within a limited period of time,
- formulate a research question,
- analyze relevant academic literature from a selected field,
- evaluate their findings based on relevant theory and empirical data in the field,
- apply scientific methods and present their approach, as well as their findings,
- develop a practical solution for the tackled problem, in the case of a practical thesis,
- demonstrate their academic writing skills
They further have increased their ability to self-directed learning, self-reflection, and self-discipline.

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Module content:
This module is usually taken at the end of the Bachelor program due to its examination requirements. The Bachelor thesis must be written in English. It is a detailed academic paper based on a relevant research question in the field of business. The research question can be based on the business aspects of a company, an NGO, or any other public authority or a research institution. It is also possible to analyze a problem based on literature analysis. Students will be supervised by the professors of the Business Faculty. The title of the Bachelor´s thesis will be determined by the supervising professor, while the ideas of the student, as well as of the participating companies and institutions, will be taken into account.

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Teaching methods/Media:
Written thesis

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Recommended or required reading:
Depends on the specific research question

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